Jim Cust

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Bosch Public Policy Fellow


Past Fellow



James Cust is a DPhil student affiliated to OxCarre. His doctoral research examines the effects of resource extraction and large infrastructure projects on regional economies, supervised by Professor Tony Venables. His other research interests include the micro economic impacts of natural resources, infrastructure and climate change policies on developing countries. He also works on the Natrual Resource Charter with Professor Paul Collier. James completed his MSc in Economics for Development (with distinction) at Oxford University in 2008. He also holds a BA (Honours, First Class) in Economics from the University of Cambridge. He has held research positions at the University of Cambridge and IIT Kanpur, India.