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Dr. K. R. (Katharine) Frederick


Kate  Frederick is an Assistant Professor at Utrecht University specializing in industrial development and rural-urban migration in sub-Saharan Africa from the late pre-colonial to the early post-colonial era. Kate obtained her PhD in economic history (2018) from Wageningen University and is currently affiliated with the European Research Council project "Race to the bottom? Family labour, household livelihood and consumption in the relocation of global cotton manufacturing, ca. 1750-1990."