Kyu Khin Gar is a Research Coordinator at IPA Myanmar, managing research studies in different fields such as migration, COVID-19 impact assessment surveys, equitable energy, social inclusion, and gender equality. Previously, Kyu worked as a Senior Research Associate for the Agricultural Value Chain Financing Project. Prior to IPA, he worked for the Ministry of Planning and Finance. He holds an MA in Governance and Development from BRAC University and a Ph.D. in Development Policy from the Korea Development Institute School of Public Policy and Management. His research interests center on applied micro-econometrics and development economics.