John K. Mduma is a Senior Research Fellow at EfD Tanzania and a lecturer of economics at the University of Dar es Salaam. His recent research includes investigation of income polarization and simulation of evolution of poverty in Tanzania. Mduma has been a consultant at the World Bank, Dar es Salaam office, ARTUMAS Groups Inc. (in Gas and Electricity Project in Tanzania) and he is a member of the National Technical Working Group of the Tanzania Panel Data Survey Project. He received his Ph.D. from the University of Bonn in October 2006 and his dissertation dealt with effects of rural labor markets on soil and water conservation in Tanzania. His research has been published in African Study Quarterly, Journal of Applied Sciences, and Journal of Agronomy.
- Applied spatial econometrics
- Reources and Development Economics
- Soil and water conservation
- Rrural labor markets