Hassan Akram

Hassan Akram is a comparative political scientist from the University of Cambridge with advanced studies in sociology and development economics.  He worked for the Ministry of Planning and Development in Venezuela and was a visiting researcher and lecturer in the Diego Portales and Adolfo Ibáñez Universities in Chile.  He is currently finishing a doctorate on the effect of neoliberal ideologies on government's economic and social policy which compares the Thatcher and Pinochet eras and their aftermaths.

Research Interests: 

Comparative Political Economy, Economics of the development of Institutions, Philosophical Economics.