Winnie is studying for a PhD in Economics at Queen Mary University of London under the applied microeconomics research group. Her research interests are in behavioural and development economics.
Previously, she worked a research assistant in the Mind and Behaviour Research Group at the Center for the Study of African Economies (CSAE). She worked on a project that investigates whether psychological interventions can impact the take-up of preventative health investments, in particular water chlorination, and the related health and economic outcomes. She holds an MSc International Economics from Universidad Autónoma de Madrid and a Bachelor of Social Science (Economics) from the University of Malawi, Chancellor College