Imran Rasul is a Professor of Economics at University College London as well as the Co-director of the ESRC Centre for the Microeconomic Analysis of Public Policy at the Institute for Fiscal Studies and the Co-director of the Entrepreneurship Research Program at the International Growth Centre. Professor Rasul received over $20 million in grants to pursue research in labor economics and policy and in 2007, he was awarded the Young Economist Prize from the Institute of Labor Economics (IZA). He earned his B.Sc. and Ph.D. in Economics from the London School of Economics and M.Phil. in Economics from Oxford University.
Professor Rasul’s research interests include labor, development and public economics.
Bandiera, Oriana, et al. “Labor Markets and Poverty in Village Economies.” The Quarterly Journal of Economics 132.2 (2017): 811-870.
Dwenger, Nadja, et al. “Extrinsic and Intrinsic Motivations for Tax Compliance: Evidence from a Field Experiment in Germany.” American Economic Journal: Economic Policy 8.3 (2016): 203-232.
Kelly, Elaine, and Imran Rasul. “Policing Cannabis and Drug Related Hospital Admissions: Evidence from Administrative Records.” Journal of Public Economics 112 (2014): 89-114.