Pakistan Institute of Development Economics

Key Department Activities

Ph.D. Workshop and Research Methods for MS and PhD Scholars Learning

Senior Ph.D. students mentor and lead in research our junior Ph.D. scholars and M.Phil. scholars. Ph.D. students will practically give statistical skills (excel, reference citation, how to find relevant literature, presentation preparation (Full Lab work). Further, different important estimation methods regarding all types of data i.e., Cross-sectional, Time series, and Panel data. This workshop is on estimation methods using software Stata, R, Smart PLS, MATLAB, Excel, Oxmetrics, etc.


Course by PIDE & World Bank

PIDE in collaboration with the World Bank has launched a course on the topic of Development Economics where the WB Seniors team had delivered eight lectures over a span of three months. Thirty students of PIDE participated in this course in person while several others participated using online platform.

PSE Workshop

On 30th March, PSE arranged a workshop on “Monetary Policy Framework in Pakistan & Recent Monetary Policy Stance of SBP”.
SBP Officials, Dr Farooq Arby & Dr Sajjad zaheer conducted the workshop.

Inter-Departmental Book Review Competition

PIDE always encourages book reading because today a reader, tomorrow a Leader. 3rd Inter-Dept Book Review Competition was held on January 6, 2022 at the PIDE. Students are delivered their reviews with the help of PowerPoint presentations & first three winners were awarded cash prizes & shields.

Youth Engagement activity organized by NACTA

Students of PIDE participated in Youth Engagement activity organized by NACTA: Disseminating the Message of Peace and Tolerance.
Students painted murals on wall of Islamabad Model College for Girls.