Kamiljon Akramov is a Research Fellow at Development Strategy & Governance Division. He conducts research on governance and development policy issues using applied econometric analysis. His focus is on aid effectiveness, institutional change, agricultural growth and food security in Central Asia, decentralization and efficiency of service delivery in transition and developing countries.
Prior to joining IFPRI, Dr. Akramov was a Doctoral Fellow at Pardee RAND Graduate School (where he obtained his Ph.D in Economic Policy Analysis), a consultant for Asian Development Bank on governance and regional cooperation, and Director of the Monetary Policy Research Center at the Central Bank of Uzbekistan. He also has a Master’s Degree in Development Economics from Williams College, USA.