Professor Pauline Dixon
Pauline Dixon is a Professor of International Development and the Co-Director of the Global Challenges Academy. She is Newcastle University’s lead for the Global Challenges Summit.
She has extensive experience working in Asia and Africa. Her major research interests are the theory of Austrian Economics, spontaneous order in economics, school choice, children’s literacy, giftedness and creativity. She also is involved in research that considers interdisciplinary issues around informal settlements including health, gender, water, sanitation and nutrition.