Dr Nasir Rajah

Dr Nasir Rajah


I recently completed my PhD at Leeds University Business School, investingating the economic effects of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) using panel data. I joined the Academic Unit of Health Economcis in February 2020, working with Dr Adam Martin on a Nuffield Foundation project investingating the economic outcomes of people with arthritis. 

Research interests

My research interests lie in better understanding the interaction between health and economics using panel data. I am also pariticualrly interested in longitudinal studies, tracking childhood development and later life socioeconomic outcomes. 


  • BA
  • MSc (with Distinction)
  • PhD

Professional memberships

  • Royal Economic Society

Research groups and institutes

  • Leeds Institute of Health Sciences