Zahra Siddique

University of Bristol, UK, and IZA, Germany

IZA World of Labor role


Current position

Associate Professor in Economics, University of Bristol, UK

Research interest

Micro-econometrics, labor economics, development economics

Past positions

Lecturer in Economics, University of Reading, UK (2012–2017)


PhD Economics, Northwestern University, USA, 2008

Selected publications

  • “Partially identified treatment effects under imperfect compliance: The case of domestic violence.” Journal of the American Statistical Association 108:502 (2013): 504–513.

  • “Consumption and social identity: Evidence from India.” Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization 83:3 (2012): 353–371 (with M. Khamis and N. Prakash).

  • “Tax evasion, minimum wage non-compliance and informality.” Research in Labor Economics 34 (2012): 1–53 (with A. Basu and N. Chau).

  • “Evidence of caste-based discrimination.” Labour Economics 18:S1 (2011): S146–S159.