Seminar Series Speaker
Johannes Jütting gave a seminar, Shifting Wealth: An opportunity for strengthening social cohesion as part of the UNRISD Seminar Series in May 2011.
He is an economist and at the time of his collaboration with UNRISD, he was the head of the Global Development Team at the OECD Development Centre. He has published extensively in peer reviewed journals such as World Development and the Journal of Human Development.
Prior to joining the OECD in 2002, Jütting was a Research Fellow at the Center for Development Research in Bonn (ZEF) where he directed a research group on poverty (1997-2002). He holds a PhD. in agricultural economics from Humboldt-University (Berlin) and received his habilitation in development economics from the University of Bonn.