Johann Vincent Van Der Westhuizen


Vincent is a Junior Economist (Analyst) at DNA Economics in the Public Economics and Modeling Practice Area. He holds a Bcom and Bcom Hons degree in Econometrics from the University of Pretoria and will graduate at the beginning of 2023 with a Mcom degree in Applied Economics from the University of Cape Town.

Prior to joining DNA Economics, Vincent completed a one year Graduate Internship program with the Department of the Premier in the Western Cape Government. His previous research topics focused on immigration policy, the potential link between renewable resource development and job growth in South Africa, and time series analysis. Vincent has a keen interest on Developmental Economics and Energy and Environmental Economics but will work in other fields as well.