Expertise: development, energy and environment, trade, political economy
Azhar is a PhD student in Economics at LSE. He did his undergraduate studies in mining engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology. Prior to starting the PhD, he worked as a research assistant at Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL) and the University of Chicago on projects related to energy and environmental economics. He is interested in research questions pertaining to political economy of development, trade, and climate change.