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Umair Khalil

Umair Khalil
School of Economics
Faculty of the Professions

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Umair Khalil

Eligible to supervise Masters and PhD (as Co-Supervisor) — email supervisor to discuss availability.

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Date Position Institution name
2017 Lecturer (Assistant Professor) University of Adelaide
2015 - 2017 Visiting Assistant Professor West Virginia University

Language Competencies

Language Competency
English Can read, write, speak, understand spoken and peer review
Panjabi; Punjabi Can speak and understand spoken
Urdu Can read, write, speak and understand spoken


Date Institution name Country Title
2011 - 2015 University of Rochester USA PhD Economics
2009 - 2011 University of Rochester USA MA Economics
2008 - 2009 University of British Columbia Canada MA Economics
2004 - 2008 Lahore University of Management Sciences Pakistan BSc (Hons.)

Research Interests


Year Citation
2018 Khalil, U., & Mookerjee, S. (2018). Patrilocal Residence and Women's Social Status: Evidence from South Asia. Economic Development and Cultural Change.
2017 Khalil, U. (2017). Do more guns lead to more crime? Understanding the role of illegal firearms. Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 133, 342-361.

Current Higher Degree by Research Supervision (University of Adelaide)

Date Role Research Topic Program Degree Type Student Load Student Name
2018 Co-Supervisor Decomposition and Modelling of Trade by Trade Price movements Master of Philosophy Master Full Time Mr Sundar Ponnusamy
2018 Co-Supervisor Education and Earnings: Evidence from Ghana Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Mr Akwasi Ampofo
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School of Economics