Miqdad is a health economist with extensive experience in both academic and policy making settings. His research interests include health inequalities, health financing, healthcare prioritisation and healthcare management with a particular focus on the health systems in India and the UK. He currently holds a fellowship from The Health Foundation to investigate the role of management on hospital performance. He employs methods from health econometrics, cost-effectiveness analysis and micro-simulation modelling in his research.
Prior to working at LSE, Miqdad has worked with the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare in India, the Centre for Health Economics at the University of York and the Department of Health in the UK. He has also consulted widely for a range of governments and international organisations and serves on advisory groups for government bodies, non-governmental organisations and academic research projects. In addition to his position at LSE, Miqdad also holds an adjunct position as Assistant Professor at the Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences in Kochi, India and a visiting position at the University of York, UK.
A full list of Miqdad's publications can be found here.