Chelsea Markowitz is a Researcher at the Economic Diplomacy Programme at SAIIA. She holds an MA in Development Studies from the University of the Witwatersrand. At SAIIA she works on issues relating to infrastructure financing and investment in industrial and agricultural value chains in the SADC region.
Chelsea Markowitz is a researcher in our Economic Diplomacy Programme. She holds an MA in Development Studies from the University of the Witwatersrand, where her thesis examined community participation in infrastructure impact management. She is also currently studying towards a degree in economics. Much of Chelsea’s research has covered regional economic development within the Southern African Development Community, particularly relating to foreign investment, infrastructure development and industrial and agricultural value chains.