Asim Ijaz Khwaja

Harvard Kennedy School

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Asim Ijaz Khwaja is the Sumitomo-Foundation for Advanced Studies on International Development Professor of International Finance and Development at the Harvard Kennedy School, and Co-Director of Evidence for Policy Design (EPoD). His areas of interest include economic development, finance, education, political economy, institutions, and contract theory/mechanism design. Khwaja received B.S. degrees in Economics and in Mathematics with Computer Science from MIT and a PhD in Economics from Harvard. 

Researcher's Grant Projects

This project seeks to understand how alleviating financial and technological constraints in the input market can impact firm growth and innovation, through private schools in Pakistan.
Researchers: Asim Ijaz Khwaja , Jishnu Das, Tahir Andrabi
Grants Round: 4th MRG Round
Country: Pakistan