Catherine Thomas

Catherine Thomas is a PhD student at Stanford University. She holds a B.A. in Anthropology from Yale University and an M.S. in Global Mental Health from King’s College London and the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine.

Content by Catherine Thomas
  • Blog post

    Cash: A simple remedy for domestic violence?

    In South Asia, 42% of women experience intimate parent violence. In Sub-Saharan Africa, that number ranges from 30% up to 66%. Research from Kenya shows that simple direct cash transfers to households can significantly reduce domestic violence

    23 Apr 2015 | Johannes Haushofer, Catherine Thomas