Farria Naeem

  • Country Economist
  • International Growth Centre


Country advisors

IGC Staff


Farria holds an MSc in Economics for Development from University of Oxford, UK and a BA (Honours) in Economics and Mathematics from University of Windsor, Canada.  Prior to joining the IGC, Farria was working at International Food Policy Research Institute as a Senior Research Analyst conducting policy research in the area of poverty, nutrition and social protection in Bangladesh. She has also worked as a Research Analyst at the World Bank analyzing the growth impact of developments in the external sector of Bangladesh economy, particularly, in the area of trade, remittance, FDI and exchange rate. Farria’s research interests include: poverty dynamics, migration, education, economics of social network and political economy in the context of developing countries.