Dr Uttam Sharma
C81 - ATP - The Biomedical Building
The University of Sydney
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Dr. Sharma completed his Ph.D. in Applied Economics from the University of Minnesota (USA) in January 2012. He holds a Masters degree in Economics from the University of Maryland (USA) and a Bachelors degree from Brandeis University (USA). He has earlier done short-term consulting work for the World Bank, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFRPI), International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) and UNDP (Nepal). In 2010, he was a visiting instructor in Economics at Carleton College, USA teaching Principles of Microeconomics and Economics of Education.
Dr. Sharma’s research interests are in the field of development economics, program evaluation, applied microeconomics, and economics of education. As impact evaluation specialist in Nigeria and Nepal, he has extensive field experience in these two countries. His current research involves evaluating programs related to agriculture and education, and exploring the impact of competition in microfinance market in Bangladesh.
Agricultural and Resource Economics