Economist Joseph Kaboski Awarded Grant to Study Savings Motives in Uganda

March 5, 2013

University of Notre Dame

CFSP Seed Grant Recipient Joseph Kaboski has been awarded a $415,000 grant by the National Institutes of Health to lead a research project that will explore the poor’s motives and reasons for saving in developing countries. Kaboski's CFSP research project involved a randomized evaluation of nearly 800 agents in some of the poorest regions of Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda.