Paul Brimble

Paul Brimble is currently working as a Research Assistant in Development Economics at the Blavatnik School of Government and the Centre for the Study of African Economies (CSAE). Prior to this, he worked as an economic advisor in the Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning in Rwanda as an Overseas Development Institute (ODI) Fellow. He holds a BA in Economics from the University of Cambridge and an MPhil in Economics from the University of Oxford. His research interests include international trade, urbanisation and labour markets in developing economies.

Content by Paul Brimble
  • Project

    Valuing property and buildings in Kigali and secondary cities

    This project aims to value property and buildings in Kigali and five of Rwanda’s secondary cities. Generated property values will be delivered to Rwanda’s Ministry of Finance and the Rwanda Revenue Authority (RRA) so these values can be incorporated into the IT systems of RRA and used for property tax administration purposes. Inspired by a previous IGC-funded project...

    15 Aug 2020 | Patrick McSharry, Paul Brimble, Felix Bachofer, Andreas Braun

  • Publication - Working Paper

    Using machine learning and remote sensing to value property in Rwanda

    18 Feb 2020 | Paul Brimble, Patrick McSharry, Felix Bachofer, Jonathan Bower, Andreas Braun