Zuzana Brixiova Schwidrowski is Director of the North Africa Office at the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa. Her research interests are public finance, labor economics, and development. She has published in journals such as Development Policy Review, Economics Letters, Economic Modelling, Economic Systems, Journal of Family and Economic Issues, Macroeconomic Dynamics, Review of Development Economics, Small Business Economics, Structural Change and Economic Dynamics, and World Development. She holds Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Minnesota.

She joined IZA as a Research Fellow in October 2011.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9205
Zuzana Brixiova, Qingwei Meng, Mthuli Ncube
published in: World Economics, 2015, 16 (3), 141 - 162
IZA Discussion Paper No. 8398
published as 'The Real Exchange Rate and Growth in Emerging Markets: The Case of Zimbabwe' in: Review of Development Economics, 2015, 19 (3), 564 - 576
IZA Discussion Paper No. 8192
revised version published in: World Development, 2015, 67 (3), 11 - 26
IZA Discussion Paper No. 8120
revised version published as 'Can Extreme Poverty be Eliminated in Sub-Saharan Africa by 2030?' in: Journal of African Development, 2017, 19 (2), 93 - 110
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7822
published in: Review of Middle East Economics and Finance, 2014, 10 (1), 25 - 51
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7467
published in: M. A. Malo and D. Sciulli (eds.), Disadvantaged Workers: Empirical Evidence and Labour Policies, AIEL Series in Labour Economics, Springer, 2014
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6336
published in: Comparative Economic Studies, 2012, 54 (1), 103 - 120