Vesall Nourani

Vesall Nourani is a Post-Doctoral Fellow in the Department of Economics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He graduated with a PhD in Economics from Cornell University in 2018. He is an applied microeconomist with an interest in development economics, education economics and social network analysis.

Content by Vesall Nourani
  • Project

    Learning to learn by learning to teach

    Motivating public service workers is a primary concern of government institutions as they pursue approaches to improve state effectiveness. From a staffing perspective, several state-funded public service workers are public school teachers. This is the case in Uganda, which has very high rates of teacher absenteeism, even though its teachers seem to be more competent than...

    20 Sep 2019 | Nava Ashraf, Vesall Nourani