Samira is a PhD student under the supervision of Prof. Graham at the Centre for Transport Studies.
Prior to coming to Imperial College, Miss Barzin graduated from the University of Aberdeen with a M.A. Hons. in Economics and Finance (First Class) and also holds an MSc Economics from the London School of Economics and Political Sciences.
Miss Barzin's researches the effects of transportation infrastructure on economic development in emerging markets and developing countries. The current working title of her research is "Transportatation Infrastructure, TFPand Economic Development in Developing Countries".
Barzin S, D'Costa S, Graham DJ, 2018, A pseudo - Panel approach to estimating dynamic effects of road infrastructure on firm performance in a developing country context, Regional Science and Urban Economics, Vol:70, ISSN:0166-0462, Pages:20-34