Luke Fesko

Luke is an economics PhD student at Duke University. His areas of interest include development economics, particularly female empowerment and community driven development, and environmental economics, especially in the developing world. He is currently working with Dr. Erica Field (Duke University) and Dr. Chris Timmins (Duke University).

Content by Luke Fesko
  • Project

    Community engagement and decentralisation: Institutional, capacity building and fiscal dimensions

    Community Driven Development (CDD) projects have seen a major expansion around the world in the last decade, with many governments adopting the CDD principles and designs as a preferred method for service delivery in challenging settings. The World Bank alone is currently involved in 190 CDD projects in 78 countries. Under the previous Thein Sein government, Myanmar...

    10 Oct 2019 | Luke Fesko, Matthew Hamilton

  • Publication - Working Paper

    NCDDP Myanmar evaluation support

    18 Sep 2019 | Federica Esu, Luke Fesko, Sudhanshu Sharma

  • Project

    Evaluation of National Community Driven Development Project (NCDDP) Myanmar

    Since January 2013, the Department of Rural Development (DRD) of the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Irrigation (MOALI) has been implementing the National Community Driven Development Project (NCDDP) with support from the World Bank and other development partners (DPs). The objective of the project is to enable poor rural communities to benefit from improved access...

    8 Jan 2019 | Erica Field, Luke Fesko, Federica Esu