Authors

Julie Zollmann

BFA Global
Expertise: Market research, Financial Diaries
About Julie Zollmann

Julie Zollmann focuses on understanding the demand-side of retail financial service markets. As a senior associate at BFA, she worked on research to better understand consumer responses to electronic government transfer payments, consumer needs and preferences in savings devices, and financial capability in the context of branchless banking. Julie brings to the team more than six years of development research, policy, and program implementation experience across Africa, Asia, and Latin America. Prior to joining BFA, Julie worked with the international development agency, CARE, and also served as an HIV outreach Peace Corps volunteer in Swaziland. Julie completed her M.A. (Development Economics and International Economics) at The Fletcher School at Tufts University.

ARTICLES BY Julie Zollmann

Corona Case Studies: Lost without church

If the coronavirus doesn’t kill you…

“Our love has grown more”

Corona Case Studies: Kibarua crunch

Corona Case Studies: Should I stay, or should I go?

Shamba bora (fertile farmland), Shamba la mawe (rocky farmland)

Dilemmas of distancing

Corona Case Studies: Mountains Beyond Mountains

The costs of coping with Coronavirus

Corona Case Studies: “If I had food, I would close the shop”