Pakistan Institute of Development Economics

PIDE school PIDE School of Economics

Nadeem ul Haque

Vice-Chancellor, Pakistan Institute of Development Economics/Chairperson, RAC Ph.D. (Economics) University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois M.A. (Economics) University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois B.Sc. (Economics) London School of Economics, London. Nadeem Ul Haque remained Deputy Chairman, Planning Commission of Pakistan, Trade Policy Advisor to…


Area of Specialization:Health Demography, Class structure, Age structure dynamics Ph.D. Australian National University (ANU), Canberra,M.S. Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia,M.Sc. Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad, Pakistan.


Area of Specialization:Natural resource management, Impact evaluation of production technologies in the agriculture sector, Value chain analysis of agricultural commodities and valuation of non-marketable goods. Ph.D. University of the Philippines Los Baños, PhilippinesPostdoctoral Fellow Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, Germany

Karim Khan

Area of Specialization: Microeconomics, Game Theory, Institutional Economics Ph.D. University of Siena, Siena, Italy MPhil., Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad, Pakistan MA., University of Peshawar, Peshawar, Pakistan

Nasir Iqbal

For the past fourteen years, I have worked in the areas of trade, governance, development and the design and implementation of social protection programs. I am currently an Associate Professor at PIDE. In the past, I led the research wing…

Lubna Hasan

“I am a Senior Research Economist at Pakistan Institute of Development Economics, Pakistan. I have written on topics of Macroeconomics, Governance, Public Policy and Cities. I have published in Journals of International repute.” Area of Interest: Governance, Cities, Public Policy…

Usman Qadir

Area of Specialization: Institutional economics and political economy, late industrialization, regional trading agreements, international economics and industrial organization PhD, School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), London, UK. M.A., American University, Washington D.C., USA.

Mahmood Khalid

Area of Specialization: Fiscal Policy, Microeconomics Ph.D.(in prog) Pakistan Institute of Development Economics, M.Phil., Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad, M.Sc., Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad,