Bakhrom Mirkasimov currently holds the position of the Deputy Rector on Research and Innovation and a Principal Lecturer at Westminster International University of Tashkent. He is the Managing Editor of the newly launched international peer-reviewed open-access journal – Silk Road: A Journal of Eurasian Development (www.silkroadjournal.online), published by the University of Westminster Press. He is also a Global Labor Organization Fellow. Previously, he visited CERGE-EI, Duke University, Leibniz University Hannover and Leibniz Institute of Agricultural Development in Transition Economies (IAMO) as a Research Scholar, worked at the German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) and served as a consultant to the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute, Asian Development Bank, World Bank, United Nations Development Programme, United Nations Population Fund, United Nations Children’s Fund, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, International Labour Organization and International Food Policy Research Institute. He has studied economics at Humboldt University of Berlin, Vanderbilt University and Boise State University and has published in such academic journals as Journal of Comparative Economics and Demography.
Position: Deputy Rector for Research / Principal Lecturer (Economics)
Regional focus: Central Asia, post-Soviet transition and Silk Road countries
School: School of Organisations, Economy and Society
Institution: Westminster International University of Tashkent