Behavioural Economics and altruistic trends in Sufism, Foreign Investment and its impact on development, and Financial Development and its impact on development outcomes in middle income countries.
Syed Ali Aqa joined Information Technology University as a Teaching Fellow in September 2016. He has previously taught at Beaconhouse National University. He graduated with an MSc in Economics from the University of Warwick, U.K. in November 2015. He holds an undergraduate degree in economics from the University of London International Programmes, conducted by the London School of Economics and Political Science.
His teaching interests include Microeconomics, Econometrics, Development Economics, International Trade and Global Studies. His postgraduate research explores the effects of the different dimensions of financial development on the Millennium Development Goals, focusing on poverty, health and education in middle income developing countries.