Conor Hughes

Pronouns
he/him
PhD student, Applied Economics
Biography

Conor grew up in rural Maine, before attending University of Chicago for undergraduate. After graduating, he worked at Cornerstone Research, J-PAL, Busara Center for Behavioral Economics, and NBER, before coming to University of Minnesota to pursue a PhD. He is broadly interested in microeconomic development and econometric methodology, primarily focusing geographically on East/Southeast Asia and East Africa.