elisabet

Elisabet Van Wymeersch was a research intern at SERI from January-June 2012. In 2010, Elisabet finished her Master in Political Sciences at the University of Ghent (Belgium) and is currently studying for a Master in Business Economics, Management of Government Organisations at the same university.

She is interested in South African politics and, in particular, what effects neoliberal policies have on urban development in South African metropolitan areas (both her Bachelor and Master theses in the Political Sciences were on this subject). Her current research topic is on New Public Management in the water policy of Johannesburg.