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Personal profile

Research interests

Development Economics, Economics of Education and Health, Social Networks, Corruption, Economics of Immigration

Biography

I am a Development Economist. My recent research focuses on education, social networks, microfinance, petty corruption, and risk-sharing mechanisms of households. I also work on economics of international migration. I am particularly interested in issues that can generate public policy interest. I am involved extensive field works including running experiments and conducting randomized controlled trials. My research have been funded by UK ESRC, ARC, AusAID (DFAT) and IGC. For more information about my work, please visit my personal webpage

http://users.monash.edu.au/~asaduli/

External positions

Adjunct Fellow, BRAC Institute of Governance and Development (BIGD)

25 Jul 2016 → …

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Projects 2012 2020

Research Output 2007 2018

Education, marriage and fertility: long-term evidence from a female stipend program in Bangladesh

Hahn, Y., Islam, A., Nuzhat, K., Smyth, R. & Yang, H-S., 1 Jan 2018, In : Economic Development and Cultural Change. 66, 2, p. 383-415 33 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Gender bias in parental attitude: an experimental approach

Begum, L., Grossman, P. J. & Islam, A., 1 Oct 2018, In : Demography. 55, 5, p. 1641-1662 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Girl power: stipend programs and the education of younger siblings

Begum, L., Islam, A. & Smyth, R., 2017, In : Journal of Development Studies. 53, 11, p. 1882-1898 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Skilled immigration, innovation, and the wages of native-born Americans

Islam, A., Islam, F. & Nguyen, C., 1 Jul 2017, In : Industrial Relations. 56, 3, p. 459-488 30 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

The Intergenerational Effect of Cambodia's Genocide on Children's Education and Health

Islam, A., Ouch, C., Smyth, R. & Wang, L. C., 1 Jun 2017, In : Population and Development Review. 43, 2, p. 331-353 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review