Dr Fatima Jamal Khan
Research Associate

Dr Fatima Jamal Khan

PhD Economics | University of New South Wales

MSc Economic History | London School of Economics

BSc (Hons) Economics | Lahore University of Management Sciences

Business School
School of Economics

Fatima is an Early Career Academic Fellow at the School of Economics, University of New South Wales, with a focus in behavioural and development economics. She is currently working on a randomised control trial to assess the impact of positive classroom-based activities on improving learning outcomes for school age children in low-income settings. Fatima also works as a Policy Analyst at the ARC Centre of Excellence in Population Ageing Research in Sydney. She received her PhD in Economics from UNSW in 2022, her MSc in Economic History from the London School of Economics in 2016 and her BSc (Hons) in Economics from the Lahore University of Management Sciences in 2015.

TFS & Stipend

Travel and Research Grants 

Winner 3 Minute Thesis Competition | UNSW Business School

Higher Degree by Research Student Representative | School of Economics | UNSW Business School

Working Papers:

“Positive Psychology Intervention and Learning Outcomes: Evidence from Pakistan” 

"The impact of COVID related economic shocks on household mental health in Pakistan” with V. Baranov, P. Grosjean and S. Walker. 

"Mothers, Fathers, & Others: Competition and Cooperation in the Aftermath of Conflict” with A. Cassar and P. Grosjean.


Additional Research:

Ageing among older CALD Australians 

Mature Labour Force Employment in Australia

Patterns of Adult Lifelong Learning & Health in Australia

Term 2 2022: ECON 4106/6202/7202 Policy Evaluation Methods [LIC] 

Term 3 2020: ECON 1401 Economic Perspectives [Tutor-in-Charge]

Term 2 2020: ECON 2126 Behavioural and Experimental Economics

Term 1 2019: ECON 1401 Economic Perspectives

Semester 1 2018: ECON 1401 Economic Perspectives