Esther Folarin

DePECOS Institutions and Development Research Centre.

Dr. (Mrs) Esther Folarin

Research Associate & Events/Welfare

Esther Folarin is a specialist in Labour, Gender and Health Economics and a Lecturer at the Economics Department, Faculty of Social and Management Sciences, Anchor University, Lagos. She obtained her B.Sc. (Ed) Economics and M.Sc. Economics degrees from the University of Lagos. Akoka, Nigeria. In 2022, she obtained her Ph.D in Economics at Covenant University, Ota, Ogun State. She is a Research Fellow of the Centre for Economic Policy and Development Research (CEPDeR), Nigeria.

In addition to her statutory duties as a Lecturer at Anchor University, Lagos. Esther Folarin currently serves as a member of the Anchor University Chapel Management Committee and Chair of the Faculty of Social and Management Sciences Welfare Committee and that of the Department of Economics.

Esther Folarin has published several research articles and her research interest includes labour economics, gender economics, health economics and development economics. She has presented several research papers in various conferences, both locally and internationally.