UCL Department of Economics


Imran Rasul awarded British Academy Mid-Career Fellowship

30 August 2017

Imran Rasul

Congratulations to Professor Imran Rasul who has been awarded a Mid-Career Fellowship by the British Academy.  The Fellowship is awarded to 47 outstanding researchers.

The British Academy describes those who have received the award as "excellent communicators and ‘champions’ in their field".

Imran Rasul is Professor of Economics at University College London and co-director of the Centre for the Microeconomic Analysis of Public Policy at the Institute for Fiscal Studies.

In 2007 he was awarded the IZA Young Economist Prize and in 2008 the CESIfo Distinguished Affiliate Award. 

Professor Rasul's primary research areas are labour economics, development economics and public economics.