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Bio

Dr Shabbir Ahmad is an Economist with expertise in international development, financial regulation and governance, educational inequalities, applied econometrics, environment, and sustainability. He has extensive research experience in impact evaluation and survey development. He has won many international grants and worked in many Asian and African countries, where he proposed novel methods to tackle rural poverty and economic development issues. Shabbir has also developed benchmarking techniques to measure the performance of decision-making units, which have been applied to evaluate the performance of different sectors of the economy.