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Hadia Majid


Dr. Hadia Majid is an Associate Professor at the Department of Economics, Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS). She is the Director of the Saida Waheed Gender Initiative at LUMS and a Senior Research Fellow at Mahbub Ul Haq Research Center, LUMS and Associate Fellow at Institute of Development and Economic Alternatives (IDEAS). Her research agenda considers, the impact of monetary and public resource constraints on individuals in Pakistan. Her work includes cash transfer evaluations, public goods provisioning, human capital acquisition in the context of intra-household decision-making, and factors affecting women’s access to earned income.

A Fulbright Scholar, Dr. Hadia Majid holds a PhD in Development Economics from The Ohio State University, MSc in Economics from the University of Warwick, and a BSc in Economics from Lahore University of Management Sciences.