PhD defence by Luis Artavia-Mora

PhD student
International Institute of Social Studies
Start date

Monday 30 Nov 2020, 16:00

End date

Monday 30 Nov 2020, 18:00

This defence will take place online
International Institute of Social Studies
Spoken Language
Ticket information

Due to the coronavirus, the defence will take place online. You can follow the proceedings via ISS Livestream.

On 30 November 2020, Luis Artavia-Mora will defend his PhD thesis entitled 'Understanding and Overcoming Biases Against Marginalized Groups: Behavioral and Experimental Evidence from The Netherlands and Burkina Faso'

Luis Artavia-Mora defends his thesis which provides results based on a series of small and large-scale interventions designed to understand the challenges experienced by various marginalized and excluded groups as well as to propose ways to improve their wellbeing.

Doctoral board


Professor Inge Hutter

Doctoral dissertation supervisors

Professor Arjun Bedi

Dr Matthias Rieger

Members of the Full Doctoral Committee

Professor Harounan Kazianga, Oklahoma State University

Dr Pouirkèta Rita Nikiema, Université Norbert Zongo de Koudougou

Professor Eleonora Nillesen, Maastricht University

Professor Marleen Dekker, Leiden University

Professor Eddy van Doorslaer

Dr Robert Sparrow