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School of Economic Sciences | WSU Mursaleen Shiraj

 

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EDUCATION

  • Ph.D. in Economics, Washington State University (2021)
  • M.Sc. in Applied Economics, Illinois State University (2016)
    • Advisor: Dr. Dimitrious Nikolaou
    • Capstone Research: The Impact of Culture and Neighborhoods on Intergenerational Transmission of Parental Care. [Graduate Research Award (2017), Department of Economics, Illinois State University.]
  • M.B.A. Institute of Business Administration, University of Dhaka (2013)
  • M.S.S. in Economics, University of Dhaka (2008)
  • B.S.S. in Economics, University of Dhaka (2007)

RESEARCH INTEREST

Applications of causal inference.

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

INSTRUCTOR

  1. Fundamentals of Microeconomics (EconS 101): Fall 2020.
  2. Intermediate Microeconomics (EconS 305): Summer 2020 (Online).
  3. Fundamentals of Microeconomics (EconS 101): Spring 2020.
  4. Fundamentals of Macroeconomics (EconS 102): Fall 2019.
  5. Advanced Business Management Economics (EconS 452): Spring 2019 (online).
  6. Advanced Business Management Economics (EconS 452): Fall 2018.
  7. Intermediate Microeconomics (EconS 305): Spring 2018 (Online).

TEACHING ASSISTANT

  • International Trade and Finance (Econs 327): Washington State university, Spring 2017.
  • Economics of Health Care (EconS 324): Washignton State University, Fall 2016.
  • Principles of Economics (Eco 105): Illinois State University, Summer 2016.

WORKING PAPERS

  • Shiraj, Molla Mursaleen. “Causal impact of short-term rental regulation on housing prices.”
  • Shiraj, Molla Mursaleen. “Organization of Environmental R&D in a Duopoly with Unequal Costs and Asymmetric Information”.
  • Nikolaou, Dimitrious. and Shiraj, Molla Mursaleen. “Internet Health Information, Consumer Types, and Health Production”.
  • Nikolaou, Dimitrious. and Shiraj, Molla Mursaleen. “The Impact of Culture and Neighborhoods on Intergenerational Transmission of Parental Care”.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

RESEARCH EXPERIENCE

  • Research Assistant
      • Cleaning and combining patient level data from regional hospital to produce summary tables. Summer 2017.
      • Gathering and cleaning data on anti-bullying policies across states.
      • Research project on health outcome and internet usage.

AWARDS & RECOGNITIONS

  • Graduate Student Instructor Teaching Excellence Award (2021) , Washington State University.
  • Orlo and Delight Maughan Scholarship (2021), Washington State University.
  • Jeff Krautkraemer “Pay It Forward” Scholarship (2019), Washington State University.
  • Graduate Research Award, Best Capstone Project (2017), Illinois State University.
  • Endowment for Graduate Student Excellence (2016), Illinois State University.
  • Endowment for Graduate Student Excellence (2015), Illinois State University.

PRESENTATIONS

  • “Organization of Environmental R&D in a Duopoly with Unequal Costs and Asymmetric Information” at the Agricultural and Applied Economics Association (AAEA), 2020 Poster Session.
  • “Internet Health Information, Consumer Types and Health Production” at the Midwest Economics Association Annual Conference, 2016, Chicago.

 

Contact Info:

E-mail: Mursaleen Shiraj

Office Location:

317 Hulbert Hall
School of Economic Sciences
Washington State University
Pullman, WA 99164-6210