Javeria Qureshi

Assistant Professor

Dr. Javaeria Qureshi is an Assistant Professor of Economics at the University of Illinois at Chicago. Her research interests lie in labor economics, development economics and economics of education, with a focus on the interactions between human capital production, gender and the role of the family. Dr. Qureshi specialises in applied econometrics and impact evaluation, and some of her past work deals with intra-household spillovers in learning production, the impact of remittances on entrepreneurship, and the relationship between school quality and student achievement.

She holds a bachelor’s degree in Economics and Political Science from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and received her Ph.D. in Public Policy from the University of Chicago in 2012.