Abdullah Mashrur

Abdullah Mashrur

PhD Candidate in Economics

University of Houston


I am a PhD candidate in Economics at the University of Houston. My research interests include mitigation of the negative effects of climate change, comparative development and discrimination.


  • Development Economics
  • Labor Economics


  • PhD Candidate, (expected 2023)

    Economics, University of Houston

  • Master of Science, 2018

    Economics, Auburn University

  • Master of Social Sciences, 2014

    Economics, University of Dhaka

  • Bachelor of Social Sciences, 2013

    Economics, University of Dhaka

Curriculum vitae

Here is my CV.


Working Papers and Works in Progress

Anti-open grazing laws: Evidence from Nigeria (Job Market Paper)

Returns to graduating from elite universities and statistical discrimination in the Economics PhD academic job market

UNFCCC conferences and public perception of climate change, in Africa

An empirical study of school capital spending (with Steven Craig, Sameer Malik, Ryan McGregor, Eva Loaeza, and Bent Sorensen)

Impacts of Deobandi movement on development of Indian districts


  • mmashrur@uh.edu
  • 230-05 Science Building, University of Houston, 3581 Cullen Boulevard Suite 230, Houston, TX 77204-5019