Chaudry is Assistant Professor in Economics and Business Administration. She
has an MSc in Industrial Relations and Workplace Learning from the University
of Leicester. She also has an MSc. in Economics and Management from the Lahore
School of Economics and has done her Bachelors in Economics and Literature
from Kinnaird College for Women. She teaches Introductory courses on Economics,
Macro Economics I, Macro Economics II and Environmental Economics at the
Chaudry was a gold medalist at Kinnaird College. She was awarded the silver
medal for being placed on the Dean’s Honor’s List and a medal for the best
student in Pakistan Economy at the Lahore School of Economics.
has done research work on the Surgical Goods Industry Sector and various Labor
issues in Pakistan. Ms. Chaudry has worked on the ILO Socio-Economic Security
Programme as a Contributor for the Pakistan Region. She has worked with the
Punjab Bureau of Statistics in conducting primary data collection for the Punjab
Consanguinity survey 2009-2010 and is involved with research on the economic
aspects of cousin marriages. She is currently working with Professors at Yale
and Columbia on the 'Analysis of Technology and Subsidies for High‐Quality
Inputs (Rexine) the Sialkot Soccer Ball Industry'.
Her publications include
“Estimating the Health and Socioeconomic Effects of Cousin Marriage in
South Asia.” with Mobarak, A. Mushfiq, Theresa Chaudhry, Julia Brown, Tetyana
Zelenska, M. Nizam Khan, Rana Abdul Wajid, Alan H. Bittles, and Steven Li. n.d.
in the Journal of Biosocial Science. Cambridge University Press, 1–18, (2018).
“Organizational Barriers to Technology Adoption: Evidence from Soccer-Ball
Producers in Pakistan,” with David Atkin, Azam Chaudhry, Amit K. Khandelwal and
Eric Verhoogen, in the Quarterly Journal of Economics, (2017).
“On the Origins and Development of Pakistan’s Soccer-Ball Cluster,” with David
Atkin, Azam Chaudhry, Amit K. Khandelwal and Eric Verhoogen in the World Bank
Economic Review, (2016).
“Markup and Cost Dispersion across Firms: Direct Evidence from Producer Surveys
in Pakistan,” with David Atkin, Azam Chaudhry, Amit K. Khandelwal and Eric
Verhoogen in the American Economic Review, Papers and Proceedings, (2015).
"Increasing Global Competitiveness: A Case for the Pakistan
Economy", Chaudry, Shamyla, The Lahore Journal of Economics 12 (2007).
Her detailed C.V is available
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