Shabnam Khalaj

Research Associate

Shabnam has joined the Smart Prosperity Institute policy team in 2019. She holds a Masters in Economics from the Vancouver School of Economics at the University of British Columbia (UBC). Before joining Smart Prosperity Institute, she worked as a researcher at the UBC sustainability initiative, where she assessed the regional economic impacts of clean transportation for Metro Vancouver transportation authority, TransLink. 

When she is not busy with work, she enjoys hiking, learning new software, and continuously challenging her understanding of the world through socializing with people from other backgrounds.