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Ludovico Carraro

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Dr Ludovico Carraro is a Principal Consultant at OPM, specialising in welfare analysis and social assistance and monitoring and evaluation of project impact assessments, especially on living standards. Skills range from the sampling and questionnaire design to the statistical and econometric analysis. He has provided technical assistance and advice in the area of poverty monitoring and analysis in many countries, including Albania, China, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Mongolia, Pakistan and the Slovak Republic. Since 2009 Ludovico has been working on the design and implementation of the Food Stamp Programme in Mongolia, and collaborating on some research projects on the minimum income programme in China. Until recently he worked on a targeting assessment of social cash transfers in Zambia and an assessment of child benefits in Macedonia. Between 2006 and 2011, he worked on a social assistance reform project in Moldova where he contributed to the design of the social support benefit and led the development of the monitoring and evaluation system of the same benefit. In previous years, he worked on the design and analysis of various project beneficiary impact assessments (Basic Education in Western Areas Project in China, Conditional Cash Transfers in Kenya, social assistance in Serbia and Lady Health Worker project in Pakistan). He has also worked as a short-term lecturer in economics at the University of Bologna and the University of Venice, as well as in research methods and econometrics at the Beijing Normal University.

Zambia
Jan - Nov 2013
Lesotho
Dec 2013 - Nov 2014
Macedonia
2011-2012
Pakistan
2011-2012
Maldives
2010-2012
Pakistan
2010-2011
Moldova
2010-2011
Tanzania
January - September 2008
Pakistan
2007-2008
Pakistan
2007-209
International
2007-2008
Moldova
2006-2010
Serbia
2006-2008
China
2006-2009
Kenya
2005-2009
Slovakia
2005 - 2006
International
March - April 2005
Pakistan
August - October 2004
Bangladesh
2003-2006