Pakistan Institute of Development Economics

PIDE sub department MPhil Development Studies

Saman Nazir

Saman Nazir completed her Ph.D. at the University of North Texas in 2019. Her dissertation focused on the rising rates of cesarean section delivery and the paradox of non-exclusive breastfeeding in Pakistan. Her research interests lie in Medical Sociology, Public…

Saima Bashir

Saima Bashir received her Ph.D in Sociology from Bowling Green State University, Ohio, USA in 2017. She serves as the Head of Social Dynamics Units at PIDE. Trained as family demographer and sociologist, Dr. Bashir studies fertility and family behavior,…

Muhammad Jehangir Khan

I am an experienced researcher with a demonstrated history of working in the research industry. I am an energetic and passionate professional with leading expertise in Development Economics, Economics of Education, Labor economics, and Health. Skilled in Data Analytics, Evaluations,…

Zulfiqar Ali

Area of Specialization: Cultural Heritage, Cultural Tourism, Marginalized Groups Education: Ph.D., Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad, Pakistan M.Phil., Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad, Pakistan M.Sc., Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad, Pakistan

Saba Anwar

I have extensive policy oriented research and teaching experience at PIDE. My recent work is more focused on taxation, state owned enterprises, transport, logistics, economics of internet, and impact evaluation. I have received research grants through CPEC Centre of Excellence,…

Fahd Zulfiqar

Areas of Interest: Development as Discourse, Gender and Development, and Political Economy of Development Education: M.Phil Development Studies, Pakistan Institute of Development Economics (PIDE) PhD. In Anthropology (continued)

Fida Muhammad Khan

Areas of interest: Defense economics, peace and conflict studies, terrorism, arms industry, media and economy, & culture and economy

Muhammad Aqeel Anwar

Aqeel is a seasoned researcher having expertise in qualitative tools and techniques and works as Lecturer in Department of Development Studies where he teaches Cities and Development, Globalisation & Development, Social Change & Development, Community Driven Development and others. His…