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Public Profile

Title
Dr
First Name
Timothy
Last Name
Birabi
Job Title
Research Associate
Employer/Institution
University of Sheffield
Discipline
Other (Please specify below)
Other discipline / Specific area of work
Economic development, economic and cultural geography, applied econometrics
Short Biography

Tim currently works as a Statistical Modelling Research Associate at the Sheffield Methods Institute, University of Sheffield. Presently he is working on the AQMeN LDOES project which looks at the link between ethnic and location dynamics and certain characteristics of the Scottish housing market. Tim’s key research interests are in international and urban economic development, economic and cultural geography and applied econometrics. He completed his BA in Economics with first-class honours from KNUST, Kumasi, Ghana (2004). Before obtaining an MSc in Economic Development with distinction (2010) and recently a PhD in Economics (2016), both from the University of Glasgow.