Azhar Hussain

Azhar Hussain

PhD Candidate in Economics

Department of Economics

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Languages
English, Hindi, Urdu
Key Expertise
Development, Public, Political Economy, Industrial Organization

About me

Azhar is a PhD student in economics at the LSE.  He did his undergraduate  studies in engineering from the Indian Institure of Technology.  Prior to starting the PhD, he worked as a research assistant at the J-PAL and the University of Chicago on projects related to energy and environmental economics.  He is interested in the political economy of development; how state capacity and policies interact with state welfare objectives.

Research Interests
Development Economics, Political Economy, Public Economics, Industrial Organisation 

Supervisors
Tim Besley, Robin Burgess

Research Centres
STICERD

Teaching
EC201: Microeconomic Principles I

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