Research Associate, J-PAL South Asia
Aliya is a Research Associate working on the Bihar Electrification Project, which is a part of the Energy and Environment portfolio. On BEP, she works on an RCT that measures the impact of smart meters on energy accounting, electricity theft, and utility revenue generation. Prior to joining J-PAL SA, Aliya interned at Evidence for Policy Design, India as a part of the capacity building team.
She is graduated in the summer of 2019 with a Dual Degree in Biotechnology and Biochemical Engineering and a minor in Economics from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur.