Askar Mukashov is a researcher at the Kiel Institute for the World Economy and doctoral candidate at the University of Kiel. His current research focuses on development economics, particularly in sustainable growth, inequality, fiscal policies, and macroeconomic stability.
The primary tools employed in his work are country-specific Computable General Equilibrium (CGE) models and various satellite models.
Currently, he is working in close cooperation with the office of International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) in Cairo and the Department of Agricultural Economics at the Kiel University.
Within the framework of the MEDAM project, he focuses on modeling economy-wide repercussions of various migration-associated developments in the countries of origin, including such topics as climate change and remittances.