Martha Njolomole is an economist at Center of the American Experiment. Martha earned a Master of Arts in economics at Troy University in Alabama, where she worked as a research assistant on several projects that advanced the ideas of economic freedom and individual liberty.
Martha’s upbringing in Malawi, a developing country, helped her develop a passion for contributing to research on the social and economic advancement of economically disadvantaged people. Her recent work includes an analysis of the impact of microfinance on entrepreneurship, policy prescriptions for institutional reform in developing nations, and an examination of legislative proposals to measure their impact on economic freedom in the United States.
Martha’s major research interests include public policy, political economy, institutions, and development. She is excited to continue her research journey in Minnesota and hopes to make an impact on the state’s policy making process.