Joris Mueller

Joris Mueller

Assistant Professor of Economics

National University of Singapore


I am an Assistant Professor of Economics at the National University of Singapore. My research focuses on the political economy of development, with particular emphasis on the connections between economic forces and political instability in developing countries. I teach methods for doing research in applied microeconomics.



  • Development Economics
  • Political Economy
  • Economic History
  • Applied Microeconomics


  • PhD in Economics, 2022

    Northwestern University

  • MSc Economics, 2016 (with Distinction)

    London School of Economics and Political Science

  • BA Economics, 2014 (summa cum laude)

    University of Zurich

Working papers

Work in progress