education

PhD Environmental Economics, Duke University (expected 2019)
MA International and Development Economics, Yale University (2012)
BA Economics, New York University (2010)

peer-reviewed publications

Shannon, A, Usmani, F, Pattanayak, S, & Jeuland, M. (in press). The Price of Purity: Willingness to pay for air and water purification technologies in Rajasthan, India. Environmental and Resource Economicsdoi: 10.1007/s10640-018-0290-4.

Van Houtven, G, Pattanayak, S, Usmani, F, & Yang, J. (2017). What are households willing to pay for improved water access? Results from a meta-analysisEcological Economics, 136, 126-135. doi: 10.1016/j.ecolecon.2017.01.023.

Usmani, F, Steele, J, & Jeuland, M. (2017). Can economic incentives enhance adoption and use of a household energy technology? Evidence from a pilot study in CambodiaEnvironmental Research Letters, 12(3), 035009. doi: 10.1088/1748-9326/aa6008.

selected fellowships & grants

United Nations University World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU-WIDER) PhD Fellow (2018)
Link Foundation Energy Fellowship Program Honorable Mention (2017)
Duke University Energy Initiative Doctoral Fellow (2016–19)
Co-PI, Global Energy Access Network at Duke (2016–18)
Duke Global Health Institute Doctoral Scholar (2016–18)