Department of Economics

Suraj Janardhan Nair

Key information

Department of Economics PhD Student in International Development GTA Introduction to Political Economy
BSc (Cardiff), MPhil (Oxon)
Email address
Thesis title
The Political Economy of Malaysian Development Banking.


Suraj is pursuing a PhD in International Development from SOAS, London. 

He holds an MPhil in Development Studies from the University of Oxford and graduated with a BSc in Economics from Cardiff University. His research is situated in the Political Economy of Development in South-East Asia, with his current work focused on development banking in Malaysia, with specific focus to the maritime sector and the competing role of National, Multilateral and Bilateral development financing.

Research interests

Development Banking; Industrial Policy; Political Economy; Institutional Economics

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