Professor in Economics.Deputy President of Akademi Profesor Negara and chairman of Economy & Social Wellbeing Cluster. Deputy Director of Malaysian Institute of Economic Research (MIER)
Prof. Dr. Jamal holds a PhD in Agricultural and Applied Economics from The University of Georgia (UGA), Georgia, US. He is currently the Professor of Resource and Environmental Economics. He has vast experience in research where he focuses mainly on Sustainable Development and Green Economy, Resource-Environmental Project Analysis, Economic Valuation of Non-Marketed Goods/ Ecosystem Services, Economy-Energy-Environment Interface, and Trade and Economic Integration.