Erum Haider

  • PhD Candidate, Georgetown University



Erum Haider is a PhD Candidate at Georgetown University, Department of Government. Her dissertation examines the privatisation of public goods, particularly electricity, in large developing megacities. She examines the effect of privatization on attitudes towards redistribution and welfare, on which she has implemented a survey experiment in Karachi, Pakistan in July 2018. She also works on survey methods and survey experiments, and is co-authoring a paper on so-called “observer effects” in face-to-face interviews in India.