Asim Ijaz Khwaja

Harvard Kennedy School

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.