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Brandon Finn

Brandon Finn

Research Scientist


Ph.D. Urban Planning, Harvard University, 2022

M.S. Urban Studies, University College London, 2016

B.S. Environmental and Geographical Science, University of Cape Town, 2014

B.A. Environmental and Geographical Studies; Media and Writing, University of Cape Town, 2013

Research Interests

African urbanization; post-conflict development; urban poverty; informal settlements; political mobilization; labor; informality; democratic governance; youth employment; ethnography and history, climate change and urbanization