Yusuf Neggers

Yusuf Neggers

MIT Jameel Poverty Action Lab & Satark Nagrik Sangathan, India
Yusuf  Neggers

Yusuf worked in Delhi, India with the MIT Jameel Poverty Action Lab and Satark Nagrik Sangathan (SNS), a citizens’ group with a mandate to promote transparency and accountability in government functioning. He was involved in a research project which aimed to better the understanding of the role of information in improving the governance of low-income democracies. A particular focus of this work was to examine the differences across genders in levels of voter awareness and the effectiveness of various treatments in the form of information and mobilization campaigns.