Bahman Kashi is a faculty associate with the JDI and an adjunct lecturer in the Department of Economics at Queen's University. He teaches applied economics courses, including international development and cost-benefit analysis. His research interests include economics of energy markets in developing countries, integration of environmental and social impacts into cost-benefit analysis, monitoring and evaluation for performance management and learning, and institutional aspects of investment management.
Dr Kashi is also the founder of Limestone Analytics and has 8 years of consulting experience in the areas of public investment management, economic analysis of development projects, and evaluation of social programs. He has worked on capacity building and technical advisory projects in Rwanda, Kenya, South Africa, Zimbabwe, Cameroon, Nigeria, Haiti, Malaysia, Canada, United States, Cyprus, and Switzerland. Limestone works with a number of current and past economics department graduate students.