I am a currently a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the Development Strategy and Governance Division of the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) in Washington, D.C., where I specialize in political economy of development. I received my Ph.D. in Political Science from Columbia University in 2015. My CV is available here.


Key research areas include how public sector reforms such as transparency and privatization affect service delivery, how corruption and government performance shapes public opinion and trust in institutions, and how political institutions can foster long-term investments.