Phanwin Yokying

Fellow, Research Program
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Ph.D., Economics, American University
Area of Expertise: 

Gender issues in Asia and Africa, quantitative analysis of time-use surveys, agricultural development

Dr. Phanwin Yokying joined the East West Center’s Research Program as a Fellow in August 2018. She studies development issues affecting the livelihoods and well-being of disadvantaged and vulnerable groups in Asia and Africa. Her research areas of interest include asset ownership, rural food security, access to credit, time use, informal employment, child labor, development and gender issues in developing countries, quantitative analysis of time use surveys, and agricultural development. At the East West Center, her research work focuses primarily on the policy implications of women and children’s time allocation in South and Southeast Asia. She is also involved in a multi-disciplinary research project that investigates long-term changes and spatial variability of rice production systems in Southeast Asia.

Dr. Yokying's curriculum vitae is available in pdf format.