Assistant Professor of Economics, New Economic School, Moscow
Sultan Mehmood is an Assistant Professor of Economics at the New Economic School, Moscow. A faculty research fellow at Centre for Economic Research in Pakistan (CERP), Pakistan Institute of Development Studies (PIDE) and Paris Research University (PSL). He graduated from University of Paris in 2019 with a PhD in Economics. His research interests are in development economics and political economy. His research seeks to understand the conditions for establishment of rule of law in societies and its consequences for institutional design and development.
Recent work by Sultan Mehmood
Transmitting gender attitudes in school: Experimental evidence from Pakistan
Progressive gender norms can be transmitted from teachers to students and improve classroom achievement through better cooperation among the sexes
Training policymakers in econometrics: Evidence from Pakistan
Training deputy ministers in the school of thought associated with the credibility revolution increases demand for and responsiveness to causal...
Articles : Methods & Measurement
Training effective altruism: Experimental evidence from Pakistan
An experiment in Pakistan finds that training decision makers in the benefits of empathy cultivates prosocial behaviour in the lab and the field
The impact of presidential appointment of judges: Montesquieu or the federalists?
Presidential appointment of judges may be costing Pakistan about 0.14% of GDP or about $400 million in land expropriations every year
Articles : Institutions & Political Economy