ZAIN SIDDIQUI

ZAIN SIDDIQUI portrait
  • Ph.D. Candidate, Economics Department
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, Economics Department

Biography

Education

  • B.S. 2011, Economics, Political Science, University of Utah. Project: Occupational Assimilation of Foreign-born Workforce: Evidence from Six OECD Countries
  • Ph.D. Candidate, Economics, University of Utah (expected completion 2016)

Honors & Awards

  • Graduate Assistantship Award. University of Utah, 08/2011
  • Graduated Magna Cum Laude (B.S. Political Science, Economics). 05/2011
  • Board of Directors. American Civil Liberties Union, 04/2011
  • McNair Scholar . Westminster College, 07/2010
  • Outstanding Hickley Intern. Hinckley Institute of Politics, 08/2008
  • Senator Pete Suazo Scholarship . Hinckley Institute of Politics, 07/2008
  • Sigma Phi Epsilon Balanced Man Scholarship. 08/2006
  • Academic Achievement Scholarship. University of Utah, 05/2006

Biography

I am a doctoral student in economics at the University of Utah. My areas of specialization are international trade and finance, applied econometrics, and health economics.  

 

In the Media

Languages

  • Urdu, fluent.
  • Panjabi, functional.
  • Hindi, basic.

Geographical Regions of Interest

  • Africa
  • India
  • Pakistan
  • Southern Asia
  • Western Asia