Adedeji Adeniran is a researcher on the RISE Nigeria team and the Director of Education (Governance Research) and Senior Fellow at the Centre for the Study of the Economies of Africa (CSEA). He holds a PhD from the University of Witwatersrand, South Africa. He also holds a Masters’ and Bachelor’s degree in Economics and Educational Management/Economics from the University of Ibadan. He previously worked as a seasonal lecturer in the Department of Witwatersrand, as a data analyst at the Analyst Data Services and Resources (ADSR) and as a teaching assistant in the Department of Economics at the University of Ibadan. His research interests cut across macroeconomics, development finance, public economics, and policy analysis and experimental economics.