Biography

Sheheryar Banuri is a development economist and Lecturer at the University of East Anglia. His research focuses on motivation and decision-making in the public sector.  His work is at the intersection of policy, economics, and public administration, and uses a combination of survey methods, lab, and field experiments.  Sheheryar has conducted field research in Burkina Faso, Indonesia, Pakistan, the Philippines, and the US.  His work has provided policy guidance to the governments of Indonesia, the Philippines, and Burkina Faso. His empirical work is also featured in the World Development Report 2015: Mind, Society, and Behavior. His current projects focus on motivation and incentives of education and health workers, identity and cooperation in post-conflict areas, and the impact of information technologies on local public service delivery.  

All Publications

Banuri, S., Keefer, P.

(2016)

Mellowing with Tenure? Socialization Increases Prosocial Behavior in Public Organizations,

in Experiments in Organizational Economics.

Emerald

pp. 127-140

ISBN 978-1785609640, 1785609645

(Chapter (peer-reviewed))

(Published)


Banuri, S., Keefer, P.

(2016)

Pro-social motivation, effort and the call to public service,

in European Economic Review

83

pp. 139-164

Full Text UEA Repository

(Article)

(Published)


Banuri, S., Eckel, C.

(2015)

Cracking down on bribery,

in Social Choice and Welfare

45

pp. 579-600

Full Text UEA Repository

(Article)

(Published)


Hausken, K., Banuri, S., Gupta, D. K., Abbink, K.

(2015)

Al Qaeda at the bar: coordinating ideologues and mercenaries in terrorist organizations,

in Public Choice

164

(1)

pp. 57-73

Full Text UEA Repository

(Article)

(Published)


Lucas, P., de Oliveira, A. C. M., Banuri, S.

(2014)

The effects of group composition and social preference heterogeneity in a public goods game: An agent-based simulation,

in Journal of Artificial Societies and Social Simulation

17

(3)

article no. 5

Full Text UEA Repository

(Article)

(Published)


Banuri, S., Eckel, C.

(2012)

Experiments in Culture and Corruption: A Review,

in New Advances in Experimental Research on Corruption.

Emerald

pp. 51-76

ISBN 978-1-78052-784-0

Full Text

(Chapter (peer-reviewed))

(Published)