Seminars Archive

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The impact of unconditional cash transfers on fuel choices among ultra-poor: the quasi-experimental evidence from BISP, Pakistan

Dr. Saima Nawaz, Assistant Professor at COMSATS University, Islamabad.
Dr. Nasir Iqbal, Associate Professor, PIDE, Islamabad.

November 06, 2019332019-11-06 10:00:00PIDE

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PIDE in collaboration with UNDP is going to organize a panel discussion titled "Population Growth: Implications for Human Development"

November 5, 2019 (Tuesday) at 11:00 A.M.322019-11-05 11:00:00A.R. Kemal Conference Room of the institute

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Medicalisation of Childbirth in Pakistan

Saman Nazir (PIDE) and Cynthia Cready

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Research Methodology Lecture Series Part two: How to Plan the Research Design

Dr. Sarah Holz, (DAAD Long Term Guest Professor, NIPS)

Friday, November 1, 2019, 10:00 A.M302019-11-01 10:00:00CPEC Conference Room

Creating the Environment for Doubling Textile Exports in 4 Years

Dr. Shahid Sattar, (Executive Director, APTMA)

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FDI, Regional Connectivity and Research Needs

Mr. Haroon Sharif,
Former Minister of State and Chairman of Pakistan’s Board of Investment

Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at 10:30 AM282019-10-29 10:30:00Junior Combination Room (JCR), PIDE, ISLAMABAD

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A talk on "Pakistan's new development paradigm" with focus on exports, modern services, high value-added crops, and small and medium scale industries organized by PIDE School of Public Policy

Mr. Shahid Javed Burki,
President, Burki Institute of Public Policy (formerly Vice President, World Bank and former Finance Minister of Pakistan in 1997)

October 16, 2019 at 11 am-12.30 pm272019-10-16 12:30:00JCR, PIDE

A talk on "Feminist Movement in Pakistan: Reflections on the Past and the Present"

Ms. Tooba Syed.
She is a political organiser and a gender researcher & trainer. She’s also part of the visiting faculty at Centre of excellence for Gender Studies, QAU

October 16, 2019 (Wednesday) at 12:15 P.M262019-10-16 12:15:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the institute.

Women's Perceived Spousal concordance on Desired Family Size and Unintended Fertility

Dr. Saima Bashir,
Senior Research Demographer, Pakistan Institute of Development Economics (PIDE), Islamabad.

Wednesday, October 2, 2019 at 11.00 A.M.252019-10-02 11:00:00A.R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Policy Rationale behind MDG and SDG Hunger Targets – Evidence from ECO Region

Madeeha Qureshi,
Dr. Usman Qadir,
Dr. Musleh ud din,
Dr. Ejaz Ghani

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 at 11.00 A.M.242019-09-18 11:00:00Dr. A.R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Vulnerability in Food Supply and Food Access – Evidence from ECO Region

Ms. Madeeha Qureshi,
Dr. Saud Ahmed Khan,
Dr. Usman Qadir,
Dr. Musleh ud din,
Dr. Ejaz Ghani.

Wednesday, September 04, 2019 at 11.00 A.M.232019-09-04 11:00:00Dr. A.R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Competitiveness in Pakistan: A Case Study of the ICT Industry

Author:
Dr. Usman Qadir, Senior Research Economist, Trade and Industry Research Division, PIDE
Co-Authors: Dr. Musleh ud din and Dr. Ejaz Ghani

Wednesday, August 07, 2019 at 11.00 A.M.222019-08-07 11:00:00A.R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Budget Deficit and Public Debt

Dr. Atiq-ur-Rehman, Assistant Professor, PIDE

Wednesday, July 24, 2019 at 11.00 A.M.212019-07-24 11:00:00Dr. A.R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute

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The Centre of Excellence for China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), Pakistan Institute for Development Economics (PIDE) and Al-Aman Research and Consulting Group, Al-Aman Holding (Pvt.) Ltd. Jointly arranged a seminar on Reforming the State-Owned Enterprises of Pakistan - Learning from China

Monday, 24th of June 2019, 202019-06-24 10:00:00PIDE, Islamabad.

Pakistan’s Industrial Competitiveness: Issues and Challenges

Dr. Nasir Iqbal
Dr. Musleh ud Din
Ghulam Mustafa

Wednesday, June 26, 2019, 192019-06-26 10:00:00A.R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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The Centre for Environmental Economics and Climate Change (CEECC) at the Pakistan Institute of Development Economics (PIDE) hosted a talk on ‘Pakistan through the eyes of a diplomat’ and her impressions of Pakistan.

Monday, June 10, 2019 at 02:00 PM 182019-06-10 14:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room, PIDE

A Panel Discussion on "Urbanization in Pakistan: Challenge or Opportunity?"

Sponsored by the UNDP and the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC),Thursday, May 30, 2019, 172019-05-30 11:00:00A R Kemal Room, PIDE

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Exogeneity and Structural Invariance

Dr. Atiq-ur-Rehman,
Assistant Professor, Department of Econometrics and Statistics, PIDE

Tuesday, May 21, 2019 at 11:00 am162019-05-21 11:00:00PIDE

Choice of Microfinance Contracts & Repayment Rates under Individual Lending: An Artefactual Field Experiment from Pakistan

Dr. Shahid Razzaque
Assistant Professor, PIDE, Islamabad.

Wednesday, May 22, 2019 at 11.00 A.M152019-05-22 11:00:00Dr. A.R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Capacity, Constraints and Potential of Districts Along CPEC: The Case of Punjab

Ms. Sana Ajmal, MPhil Scholar, Department of Public Policy, PIDE
Ms. Lubna Hasan, Senior Research Economist, PIDE
Dr. Iftikhar Ahmad, Assistant Professor, PIDE

Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at 11.00 A.M142019-05-15 11:00:00Dr. A.R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute

Electricity Subsidies and Welfare Analysis: The Perspective of Pakistan

Organized by The Centre for Environmental Economics and Climate Change (CEECC), PIDEThursday, May 09, 2019, at 11:00 am132019-05-09 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room, PIDE, Islamabad.

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Phenomenon of Shadow Education: A Demand Side Analysis

Dr. Usman Ahmad, Senior Research Economist, PIDE
Mr. Sajjad Yousaf, MPhil Student, Department of Public Policy, PIDE

Wednesday, May 08, 2019 at 11.00 A.M122019-05-08 11:00:00Dr. A.R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Can the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) be the much-needed engine for rapid pro-poor growth in Pakistan? The Role of an elite Research Center of Excellence in ensuring the success of this opportunity

Dr. Sohail Jehangir Malik.
Senior Policy Analyst,
MSc (Economics)
MADE (Agriculture Development Economics)
PhD (Econometrics)

Thursday, 2nd May 2019 at 11.00 A.M.112019-05-02 11:00:00A.R. Kemal Conference Room of PIDE.

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New Institutional Economics and Economic Growth Literature: Some Methodological Issues

Mr. Omer Siddique,
Senior Research Economist, PIDE

Wednesday, April 24, 2019 at 11.00 A.M. in 102019-04-24 11:00:00Dr. A.R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Spurious Understanding of Spurious Regression Problem

Dr. Atiq-ur-Rehman,
Assistant Professor, PIDE

Wednesday, April 03, 2019 at 11.00 A.M, 92019-04-03 11:00:00PIDE

Economics of Water, Energy and Food

Hosted by CEECC and The Asia FoundationTuesday, April 02, at 10:00 am82019-04-02 10:00:00 PIDE

An Evidence of Diverging SAARC Economies

Ms. Uzma Zia,
Senior Research Economist, PIDE

Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 11.00 A.M72019-03-27 11:00:00PIDE

Arsenic groundwater pollution in Pakistan: A growing health threat

Dr. Abida Farooqi,
Assistant Professor, Department of Environmental Sciences, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad

Wednesday, March 06, at 11:00 am62019-03-06 11:00:00PhD Conference Room (PIDE)

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Pesticide Residues in Vegetable: A Case Study of Lemons Market in Pakistan

Dr. Abedullah Anjum,
Chief of Research, PIDE

Wednesday, February 27, 2019 at 11.00 A.M52019-02-27 11:00:00PIDE

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Re-establishing the Legitimacy after Fraud: Does Corporate Governance Matters?

Mr. Sohail Rizwan,
Research Associate, University of Malaya, Malaysia

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 at 11.00 A.M42019-02-20 11:00:00PIDE

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Compensated or Compounded: Son Preferences, Family Size, and Children's Quality

Dr. Qaisar Khan,
Assistant Professor, Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS)

Wednesday, February 06, 2019 at 11.00 A.M32019-02-06 11:00:00PIDE

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Measuring the Impact of Private Domestic Investment and FDI on Growth- Case of Pakistan

Dr. Syed Akhtar Hussain Shah,
Member (Private Sector Development and Competitiveness),
Ministry of Planning Development & Reform,
Government of Pakistan

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 11.00 A.M22019-01-23 11:00:00PIDE

Pakistan Input-Output Table 2010-11

Dr. Muhammad Zeshan,
Senior Research Fellow, PIDE

12019-01-29 11:00:00hosted by CEECC

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Son Preference, Parity Transition and Birth Spacing in Pakistan

Dr. Mazhar Yasin Mughal,
Associate Professor of Economics, Pau Business School, France and Associate Researcher at CATT, Pau University, France

Thursday, December 20, 2018 at 02.15 PM,162018-12-20 14:15:00PIDE

Career Opportunities for Pakistani's outside Pakistan

Dr. Mohammad Ahmed Zubair,
Lead Economist, Islamic Development Bank

Wednesday, December 19, 2018 at 10.00 AM152018-12-19 10:00:00PIDE

Water Economy of Pakistan: Challenges, and Way Forward

Dr. Ghulam Samad (CEECC, PIDE),
Dr. Asim Zia (Vermont University, USA),
Dr. Anwar (PIDE),
Dr. Junaid Memon (PIDE)

142018-12-19 10:00:00PIDE

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Role of National Accountability Bureau (NAB) in Eliminating Corruption

Mr. Mohammad Atlaf Bawany,
Director General Awareness and Prevention (NAB)

Wednesday, December 18, 2018 at 11.00 AM132018-12-18 10:00:00PIDE

Graduating the Ultra Poor: The Role of BISP

by Dr. Nasir Iqbal, Associate Professor, Pakistan Institute of Development Economics (PIDE), Islamabad.Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at 11.00 AM in A.R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.122018-11-28 11:00:00

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Pakistan’s maritime boundaries, Indus deltaic creek system and oceanographic conditions along the North Arabian Sea Pakistan

Dr. Ghulam Samad
DR. Noor Ahmed Kalhoro of National Institute of Oceanography

112018-10-29 10:00:00PIDE

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2018 Nobel Prize winners William Nordhaus and Paul Romer

Hosted by Dr. Ghulam Samad on 18th Oct, 2018102018-10-18 10:00:00

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Adaptation Policies to Climate Change: A Regional Dynamic CGE-Water Model

Dr. Muhammad Zeshan,
Korean Government Scholarship Program (KGSP) doctorate scholar and recently finished his Ph.D. from the Pukyong National University, Busan, South Korea.

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 at 11:00 A.M.92018-09-26 11:00:00PIDE

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In the Same Boat, but not Equals: The Heterogeneous Effects of Indirect Taxation on Child Health in Punjab-Pakistan

Dr. Faiz Ur Rehman,
Assistant Professor Quaid-i-Azam University (QAU) Islamabad

Wednesday, September 19, 2018 at 11.00 A.M. in 82018-09-19 11:00:00Dr. A.R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute

Is pro-poor rapid growth possible without drastic change? What is required and Why?

Dr. Sohail Jehangir Malik,
Chairman, Innovative Development Strategies (IDS), Islamabad

Wednesday, August 29, 2018 at 11:00 A.M72018-08-29 11:00:00A.R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Food Insecurity in Pakistan: A Region-Wise Trend Analysis

Ms. Adeeba Ishaq,
Lecturer, Pakistan Institute of Development Economics (PIDE) Islamabad

Wednesday, August 01, 2018 at 11:00 A.M, 62018-08-01 11:00:00A.R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute

2nd CEECC talk on World Environment Day

Mr. Hassan Sipra

52018-06-05 11:00:00PIDE

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"CEECCTalk" keynote speaker Dr. Tariq Banuri

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Changing Gender Roles and Spousal Agreement on Fertility Intentions: A Case of Pakistan

Dr. Saima Bashir,
Research Demographer, PIDE, Islamabad

Wednesday, April 18, 2018 at 11:00 A.M. 32018-04-18 11:00:00A.R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Biased Policy Professionals

Dr. Sheheryar Banuri,
Development Economist and Lecturer at the University of East Anglia-UK

Wednesday, April 11, 2018 at 11:00 A.M, 22018-04-11 11:00:00A.R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

7Cs Compass for Fail Safe Methodology to Resolve Your Conflicts

Mr. Shahid Akhtar,
President and CEO, Conciliators Without Borders Services Inc

February 07, 2018 at 11:00 A.M.12018-02-07 11:00:00A.R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute

Prenatal Exposure to Shocks and Early-Life Health: Impact of Terrorism and Flood on Birth Outcomes in Pakistan.

Dr. Muhammad Nasir,
Senior Research Economist, Pakistan Institute of Development Economics (PIDE) Islamabad

Wednesday, December 27, 2017, at 11.00 222017-12-27 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Logical and Normative Foundations of Monetary Policy

Dr. Atiq-ur-Rehman,
Assistant Professor, Econometrics and Statistics, PIDE, Islamabad

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. in the 212017-11-15 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Benefit Sharing in Development Projects

Dr. Rashid Aziz,
Senior Energy Specialist, the World Bank, Islamabad.

Wednesday, October 04, 2017 at 11:00 202017-10-04 11:00:00Junior Combination Room of the Institute.

Subjective Probability Does Not Exist and Econometric Methodology: Choosing the Right Regressors

Dr. Asad Zaman,
Vice-Chancellor, PIDE, Islamabad

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at 11:00 192017-09-13 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Subjective Probability Does Not Exist and Econometric Methodology: Choosing the Right Regressors

Dr. Asad Zaman,
Vice-Chancellor, PIDE, Islamabad

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at 11:00 182017-09-13 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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An Assessment of Pakistan’s Export Performance and the Way Forward

Afia Malik,
Ejaz Ghani
Musleh ud Din, 

Wednesday, September 06, 2017 at 11.00 172017-09-06 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Who will think outside the sink? Farmers’ willingness to invest in Technologies for Groundwater Sustainability in Pakistan

Junaid Alam Memon,
Mehwish Qudoos Alizai,
Anwar Hussain
(PIDE)

Wednesday, August 02, 2017 at 11.00 162017-08-02 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Model Specification and Data Problem: A Case Study of Market Volatility and Retail Interest Rate Pass-Through

Farrukh Mahmood,
PhD Scholar, Department of Econometrics, PIDE Islamabad.

Wednesday, June 14, 2017 at 11.00 152017-06-14 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

On Using Exchange Rate for Promoting Exports

Dr. Atiq-ur-Rehman,
Assistant Professor, Econometric and Statistics, PIDE, Islamabad.

Wednesday, May 31, 2017, at 11.00 142017-05-31 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Is Small Beautiful? Case of Farm Land Distribution under the Emerging Scenarios in Pakistan

Dr. Usman Mustafa,
Professor and Head, Department of Business Studies, PIDE Islamabad.

Wednesday, May 16, 2017, at 11.00 132017-05-16 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Mapping Money Metric Poverty and Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI) for Pakistan

Dr. Sabina Alkire,
Professor in International Affairs, George Washington University and Director, Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative,
Mr. Ali Raza.

Thursday, May 04, 2017, at 11:30 122017-05-04 11:30:30A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Is Small Beautiful? Case of Farm Land Distribution under the Emerging Scenarios in Pakistan

Dr. Usman Mustafa,
Professor and Head, Department of Business Studies, PIDE Islamabad.

Wednesday, May 03, 2017, at 02.15 112017-05-03 02:15:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Looking Back: How Pakistan Became an Asian Tiger by 2050

Dr. Nadeem Ul Haque,
Former Deputy Chairman, Planning Commission of Pakistan.

Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at 02.00 P.M, Junior Combination Conference Room of the Institute102017-04-19 14:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Agriculture Sector Issues, Challenges and Opportunities in Pakistan and Role of Policy Research

Dr. Ejaz Qureshi,
Research Program Manager, Australian Centre for International Agriculture Research (ACIAR), Australia.

Thursday, March 30, 2017, at 11.00 92017-03-30 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Fully Modified Hodrick Prescott Filter

Dr. Muhammad Nadim Hanif,
Senior Economist, State Bank of Pakistan.

Wednesday, March 29, 2017, at 11.00 82017-03-29 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Role of Solar Energy in Improving the Livelihood of Rural Householde: A Case Study of Bajaur Agency

Mr. Muhammad Imran

Monday, March 27, 2017, at 01:30 PM72017-03-27 13:30:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Update on China-Pakistan Economic Corridor and Opportunities for Pakistan

Mr. Hassan Daud Butt,
Project Director China-Pakistan Economic Corridor at Ministry of Planning Development and Reform, Government of Pakistan (Focal Ministry for CPEC Projects), Islamabad.

Wednesday, March 15, 2017 at 11:00 AM 62017-03-15 11:00:00Junior Combination Room of the Institute.

The Fulbright & GRE/TOEFL Informational Seminar 

The seminar will be delivered by the representatives of USEFP

The seminar will be delivered by the representatives of USEFP on the following topics, followed by Q&A session:
1. Introduction to USEFP
2. Free advising services offered by USEFP
3. Fulbright scholarship program
4. GRE and TOEFL orientation

Tuesday March 07, 2017 at 10:00 am 52017-03-07 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Pakistan in 2050

Dr. Muhammad Idrees Khawaja,
Senior Research Economist, PIDE, Islamabad.

Wednesday, March 8, 2017 42017-03-08 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Do Schools Get Money?

Ms. Nida Mushtaq,
Research and Advocacy Coordinator, Pakistan Coalition for Education (PCE), Islamabad

Wednesday, February 01, 2017 32017-02-01 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Opening the Black Box: Managing the Aid Policy Process in Pakistan

Dr. Faheem Jehangir Khan,
Senior Research Economist, Governance & Public Policy, PIDE

Wednesday, January 18, 2017, at 11.00 22017-01-18 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Political-Administrative Decision-Making System in Some Major Countries

Mr. Muhammad Riyazul Haque,
A former Civil Servant with vast experience of over 45 years in Pakistan and International Financial Institutions

Wednesday, January 11, 2017, at 11.00 12017-01-11 11:00:00Junior Combination Room of the Institute.

Investment Options and Career Prospects in Capital Market

Mr. Muhmmad Ali Khan,
Chief Executive Officer of the Institute of Financial Market of Pakistan (IFMP)

Wednesday, the 28th December 2016, at 10.00 A.M.372016-12-28 10:00:00Junior Combination Room of the Institute.

Globalization, Migration and Securitization

Dr Tariq Amin Khan,
Associate Professor, Ryerson University, Canada

Tuesday, December 13, 2016 at 1:30 pm, 362016-12-13 13:30:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Recent Developments in UNFCC: COP 22

Mr. Syed Mahmood Nasir,
IG forest

December 07, 2016 (Wednesday) at 11:00 AM. 352016-12-07 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Terrorism Risk and Democratic Preferences in Pakistan

Dr. Faiz ur Rehman,
Assistant Professor, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad

Monday, November 28th, 2016 at 12:00342016-11-28 12:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Determinants of Expansion of Micro and Small Firms

Dr. Muhammad Idrees Khawaja,
Senior Research Economist, (PIDE), Islamabad

Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at 11:00 am332016-10-26 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Carbon Pricing and Energy Efficiency Improvement – why to miss the Interaction for Developing Economies? An Illustrative CGE based application to the Pakistan Case

Dr. Arshad Mahmood,
Energy Economist; Environmental/Climate Change, Islamabad.

Wednesday, October 05, 2016 at 11:00 a.m.322016-10-05 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Initiative for Remitters and Remittances

Dr. Atiq-ur-Rehman,
Assistant Professor, PIDE, Islamabad.

Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at 11:00 a.m.312016-09-28 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Exploring the Structure and Performance of Petroleum Retail Outlets in Pakistan

Mr. Omer Siddique,
Research Economist, PIDE, Islamabad.

Wednesday, August 17, 2016 at 11:00 a.m.292016-08-17 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Treatment of wastewater through Constructed Wetlands: Cost and Benefit analysis with Sequence Batch Reactors

Mr. Anjum Amin

Monday, August 15, 2016, at 02:00 PM282016-08-15 14:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Household Charity in Pakistan: Magnitude, Determinants and its Importance for the Wellbeing of Society

Dr. Muhammad Jehangir Khanm, Assistant Professor, PIDE Islamabad
Dr. Ghulam Muhammad Arif, Former Joint Director, PIDE, Islamabad PIDE

Wednesday, August 10, 2016 at 11:00 a.m.272016-08-10 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Inflation in Pakistan: Money or Oil Prices

Mr. Muhammad Ali Kemal,
Research Economist, PIDE, Islamabad

Wednesday, August 03, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. 262016-08-03 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Growth Diagnostics: Pakistan

Dr. Muhammad Idrees Khawaja,
Senior Research Economist, PIDE, Islamabad

Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 11:00 a.m.252016-07-27 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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BT Cotton, Pesticide Use and Environmental Efficiency in Pakistan

Dr. Abedullah,
Agricultural Economist, Policy, Trade and Value Chains, International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI), Islamabad, 

Wednesday, July 20, 2016 at 11:00 am242016-07-20 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

The Aid Policy Network in Pakistan: An Actor-Network Analysis

Dr. Faheem Jehangir Khan,
Research Economist, Governance and Public Policy, PIDE

Wednesday, July 13, 2016 at 11:00 am232016-07-13 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

An Introduction to China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) and CPEC Centre of Excellence in PIDE

Dr. Safdar A. Sohail,
Executive Director, CPEC Center of Excellence of Planning Commission, Government of Pakistan.

Wednesday, May 18, 2016 at 11:00 a.m.222016-05-18 11:00:00Junior Combination Room of the Institute.

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Impact of Terrorist, Financial and Political Events on Stock Returns and Volatility Behavior of Pakistan Stock Exchange

Mr. Bilal Ahmad,
M.Phil Scholar, Department of Economics & Finance, PIDE, Islamabad
Dr. Attiya Y. Javed, Professor/Head, Department of Economics, PIDE, Islamabad.

Wednesday, May 11, 2016 at 11:00 a.m.212016-05-11 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Measuring Poverty

by Dr. Naeem Uz Zaffar, Member Social Sector, Planning Commission, Government of Pakistan, Islamabad (Speaker)
Dr. G.M. Arif, Former Joint Director, PIDE, Islamabad (Discussant)

Tuesday, May 10, 2016 at 10:30 a.m.202016-05-10 10:30:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

The Role of Corporate Governance on Insolvency Risk of Financial and Non-Financial Listed Firms of Pakistan

by Ms. Hani Baloch, M.Phil Scholar, Department of Economics & Finance, PIDE, Islamabad
Dr. Attiya Yasmeen Javed, Professor/Head, Department of Economics & Finance, PIDE, Islamabad

Friday, May 06, 2016 at 11:00 am192016-05-06 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Effect of Family Control on Corporate Financing decisions of the Firms: Evidence from Pakistan

by Mr. Imran Yousaf,
M.Phil Scholar, Department of Economics & Finance, PIDE, Islamabad.

Wednesday, April 27, 2016 at 11:00 a.m.182016-04-27 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Willingness to Pay for Clean Water Supply in Sialkot, Pakistan

Mr. Muhammad Hassam Shahid
Organized by Department of Environmental Economics, PIDE

Monday, April 24, 2016, at 02:00 P.M172016-04-24 14:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Debt Sustainability

Mr. Muhammad Ali Kemal,
Research Economist, PIDE, Islamabad.

16A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Debt Sustainability

Mr. Muhammad Ali Kemal,
Research Economist, Pakistan Institute of Development Economics (PIDE), Islamabad.

15A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Infrastructure development, tourism and livelihood diversification in Gilgit Baltistan

Mr. Asif Hussain
PhD Scholar at Lincoln University New Zealand
Organized by Department of Environmental Economics, PIDE 

Friday, April 15, 2016, at 10:00 a.m.142016-04-15 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Pakistan Automotive Industry: A case of stalled development

Dr. Usman Qadir,
Research Economist, PIDE, Islamabad

Wednesday, April 13, 2016 at 11:00 a.m.132016-04-13 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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A seminar on "The Class Structure of Pakistan" 

Dr. Taimur Rahman
Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS).

April 7, 2016 from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.122016-04-07 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Islamic Entrepreneurship

Mr. Junaid Jamshed,
A renowned specialist and successful entrepreneur

Wednesday 06th April, 2016 at 1:30 PM112016-04-06 13:30:00Junior Combination Room of the Institute.

Economic Policies and the Effect of Aid on Growth in Asian Countries

Ms. Saira un Nisa,
M.Phil Scholar, Department of Economics & Finance, PIDE, Islamabad.
Dr. Attiya Y. Javed, Professor/Head, Department of Economics, PIDE, Islamabad.

Wednesday, April 06, 2016 at 11:00 a.m.102016-04-06 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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The Health Costs of the Brick Kilns Emissions in Peshawar: A Policy Analysis
Kinds of Freshwater and Their Relations to Ecosystem Services and Human Well-being

Dr. Muhammad Rafiq
Mr. Shakeel Hayat (IM Sciences)
Organized by Department of Environmental Economics, PIDE

Friday, March 18, 2016, at 02:10 p.m. 92016-03-18 14:10:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Markets and Society

Dr. Asad Zaman,
Vice-Chancellor, PIDE, Islamabad.

Wednesday, March 16, 2016 at 11:00 a.m.82016-03-16 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Households Losses in 2014 Floods and Coping Strategies: A Study of Chiniot, Punjab

Mr. Ameer Hyder,
M.Phil Scholar, Department of Economics & Finance, International Islamic University, Islamabad
Dr. Nasir Iqbal, Director (Research), Benazir Income Support Programme (BISP) Islamabad

Wednesday, February 24, 2016 at 11:00 a.m.72016-02-24 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Composition and Tax Efforts in Pakistan

Mr. Muhammad Ali Kemal,
Research Economist, (PIDE), Islamabad

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 at 11:00 a.m.62016-02-10 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

The Methodology of Polanyi's Great Transformation

Dr. Asad Zaman,
Vice-Chancellor, Pakistan Institute of Development Economics (PIDE), Islamabad

Wednesday, February 03, 2016 at 11:00 a.m.52016-02-03 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Potential of Renewable Biomass as a Source of Alternate Energy

Ghulam Fatima,
M.Phil Scholar, Department of Economics & Finance, International Islamic University (IIUI), Islamabad
Dr. Atiq-ur-Rehman, Assistant Professor, Department of Econometrics and Statistics, PIDE Islamabad

Wednesday, on Wednesday, January 27, 2016 at 11:00 a.m.42016-01-27 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Role of Energy Sector in Environmental Degradation and Economic Growth: A Case Study of SAARC countries with Special Reference to Pakistan

Ms. Maryam Asim,
MPhil Scholar, Department of Business Studies, PIDE Islamabad
Dr. Usman Mustafa,
Professor and Head, Department of Business Studies, PIDE Islamabad

Wednesday, January 20, 2016 at 11:00 a.m.32016-01-20 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Performance of Initial Public Offering in Public and Private Owned Firms in Pakistan

Ms. Henna,
MPhil Scholar, Department of Economics and Finance, PIDE, Islamabad
Dr. Attiya Yasmin Javid, Professor and Head of Department, Department of Economics and Finance, PIDE, Islamabad

Wednesday, January 13, 2016 at 10:00 a.m.22016-01-13 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Role of Capital Structure on Performance of Microfinance Institutions of Asia

Rukhsana Bibi,
MPhil Scholar, Department of Economics and Finance, PIDE
Dr. Attiya Yasmin Javid, Professor and Head of Department, Department of Economics and Finance, PIDE

Wednesday, January 6, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. 12016-01-06 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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The Methodology of Polanyi's Great Transformation

Dr. Asad Zaman,
Vice-Chancellor, PIDE, Islamabad

Wednesday, December 30, 2015 at 11:00 a.m.752015-12-30 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Indicators of Skill Mismatch and their Implications

Dr. Atiq-ur-Rehman,
Assistant Professor, PIDE, Islamabad

Wednesday, December 16, 2015 at 11:00 a.m.742015-12-16 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Socio-Economic and Environmental Factors Affecting Health in District Bhimber (AJK)

Salma Kousar,
A candidate of M.Phil of the Department of Environmental Economics, PIDE

Monday, December 14, 2015, at 02:00 p.m.732015-12-14 14:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Impact of Climate Change of Agricultural Land Values: An Application of Recardian Model in Punjab

Syed Iqrar Hussain,
A candidate of M.Phil of the Department of Environmental Economics

Friday, December 11, 2015, 2015 at 02:30 p.m at PIDE722015-12-11 14:30:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Relationship between Inequality and Growth in Emerging Economies

Dr. Michael Dauderstadt,
German economist and academic

Thursday, December 10th, 2015 at 10:30 a.m.712015-12-10 10:30:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Thesis Writing Workshop

Dr. Abdul Qayyum,
Joint Director, PIDE.

Thursday, December 10, 2015 at 02:00 p.m702015-12-10 14:00:00Ph.D Section Seminar Room, PIDE

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Monetary Paradoxes of the Baby Sitting Cooperative

Dr. Asad Zaman,
Vice-Chancellor, (PIDE)

Wednesday, December 09, 2015 at 11:00 a.m.682015-12-09 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Assessment of Awareness about Clean Drinking Water and Willingness to Pay for Improvement in Water Quality: A Case Study from Rural Islamabad

Jawad Hussain,
Dr. Usman Mustafa, Professor, PIDE, Islamabad

Wednesday, December 02, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. 672015-12-02 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Does Tourism Have Economic and Environmental Costs? Evidences from District Abbottabad

Ayesha Shujahi,
A candidate of M.Phil of the Department of Environmental Economics, PIDE
The seminar is organized by Department of Environmental Economics, PIDE"

Friday, November 27, 2015 at 02:30 p.m.662015-11-27 14:30:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

The representatives of the United States Educational Foundation in Pakistan (USEFP) gave an orientation seminar on the higher education in the US and Fulbright Scholarship program.

The seminar covered the following topics
Introduction to USEFP
Five Steps to higher education in U.S.A.
Fulbright Scholarship programs
GRE / TOEFL Orientation"

Tuesday, 24 November 2015 at 11:00 a.m.652015-11-24 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

“Economic and Environmental Costs and Benefits of Paper Mulberrt: A Case Study of Islamabad”.

Syed Umar Hayat,
A candidate of M.Phil of the Department of Environmental Economics

Thursday, November 26, 2015 at 02:00 p.m.642015-11-26 14:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Higher Education for Women: A Self-Empowerment and Gender Perspective

Ms. Saira Zafar Khan,
Research Associate, PIDE, Islamabad

Wednesday, November 25, 2015 at 11:00 a.m.632015-11-25 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Socio-Cultural Determinants of Child Health and Malnutrition in District Rajanpur: A Case Study of Flood Affected Villages

Farooq Ahmed,
PhD Scholar, Department of Anthropology, Quaid-i-Azam University
Dr. Usman Mustafa, Head, Department of Business Studies, PIDE
Dr. Zulfiqar Ali, Head, Department of Development Studies, PIDE

Wednesday, November 18, 2015 at 11:00 a.m.622015-11-18 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Changing Gears: The Automotive Industry and Economic Development

Mr. Usman Qadir,
Research Economist, PIDE Islamabad

Wednesday, November 11, 2015 at 11:00 a.m.612015-11-11 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Terrorism Risk and Democratic Preferences in Pakistan

Dr. Faiz Ur Rehman,
School of Economics, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad

Wednesday, September 30 2015 at 11:00 a.m.602015-09-30 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Pakistan Data Portal: Moving towards an Open Data Regime

Mr. Sheharyar Haq,
Data and IT specialist at the Pakistan Data Portal (PDP), a joint project of Sustainable Development Policy Institute (SDPI) and Alif Ailaan.
Ms. Saadiya Razzaq,
Team Leader, the Pakistan Data Portal (PDP), a joint project of Sustainable Development Policy Institute (SDPI) and Alif Ailaan.

The Seminar will be held on Wednesday, September 16, 2015 at 11:00 a.m.592015-09-16 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Sample Size and Sampling Strategy

Dr. Abdul Sattar,
Programme Officer, World Food Programme (WFP), United Nations, Islamabad.

Wednesday, August 19, 2015 at 11:00 a.m.582015-08-19 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Interpreting Islam: Modernity and Women’s rights in Pakistan

Dr Anita Weiss,
Professor and Head, Department of International Studies at University of Oregan, USA

Monday 17 August, 2015 at 11:00 a.m.572015-08-17 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Pakistani Christians: Perspectives on Violence, Identity, and Citizenship

Dr. Lubna Chaudhry,
Associate Professor and department Chair, Binghamton University, USA

On Tuesday, August 11, 2015 at 11:00 a.m.562015-08-11 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Two days AIPS-PIDE Workshop on “Locally Sourced in Pakistan: Recovering the Local in History, Culture and Politics”.

This Workshop is Co-Sponsored by the American Institute of Pakistan Studies (AIPS) and the Pakistan Institute of Development Economics (PIDE).

On August 07-08, 2015552015-08-07 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Comparison of Political Economy of South Asian Free Trade agreement (SAFTA) with the ASEAN Free Trade Agreement (AFTA)

Mr. Imran Khan,
Assistant Director, Trade Development Authority of Pakistan

on Wednesday, July 05, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. 542015-07-05 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Effect of Peer Monitoring and Contract Choice on Repayment Rates under Group Liability Lending: A Laboratory Micro-finance Experiment from Australia

Dr. Shahid Razzaque,
Ph.D Economics from University of Sydney, Australia. Specialized in Experimental Economics and also has interest in Micro Finance and Poverty.

on Monday, July 06, 2015 at 12:00 noon532015-07-06 11:59:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Effectiveness of Foreign Aid in Education Sector

Ms. Anam Jilani, Internee, PIDE, Islamabad
Mr. M. Ali Kemal, Research Economist, PIDE, Islamabad"

on Wednesday, June 10, 2015 at 11:00 a.m.522015-06-10 11:00:00Ph.D Section Seminar Room, PIDE

Issues in Statistical Modelling of Human Capital and Economic Growth Nexus: A Cross Country Analysis

Dr. Verda Salman, 
Assistant Professor, School of Social Sciences and Humanities, NUST, Islamabad
Dr. Aliya H. Khan, Professor, School of Economics, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad
Madeeha Gohar Qureshi, Research Economist, PIDE, Islamabad

on Wednesday, June 3, 2015 at 11:00 a.m.512015-06-03 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

An Integrated Sustainability Assessment of Cotton Cropping Systems in Punjab, Pakistan: Techno-Economic Performances, Environmental Impacts and Eco-efficiency Analysis

Dr. ASMAT ULLAH,
Ph.D. from Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Thailand

on Thursday, May 28, 2015 at 11:00 a.m.502015-05-28 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Growth Impact of Privatization at Micro and Macro Level in Developing Countries

Ms. Aimen Tayyab,
MPhil Scholar, Department of Economics and Finance, PIDE, Islamabad
Dr. Attiya Yasmin Javid, Professor, Department of Economics and Finance, PIDE, Islamabad"

on Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at 11:00 a.m.492015-05-27 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Household Level Farmers Flood Adaptation Measures in Nowshera District, KP Pakistan

Mr. Ajaz Ahmed
Principle Investigator, SANDEE Funded Project

on Thursday, 21st May, 2015 at 10.00 AM.482015-05-21 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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A Practical Guideline to Successful Bottom up Development: Resettling the Indus

Mr. Abdus Subhan,
Associate Economist, Resettling the Indus Foundation, Lahore
Ms. Sharmeen Khan, Lecturer and Neuropsychologist at the Institute of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Dow University of Health Sciences, Karachi"

on Wednesday, May 20, 2015 at 11:00 a.m.472015-05-20 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Financial Democracy: How it can be tweaked to liberate family controlled companies

Dr Safdar A Butt,
Professor Mohammad Ali Jinnah University Islamabad, Pakistan

On May 19, 2015 at PIDE462015-05-19 14:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Incorporation Procedures and Benefit of Company Registration

Syed Jamal Ahmed Zaidi,
Deputy Registrar, Company Registration Office, Corporatization & Compliance Department, Company Law Division, Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP)

on Tuesday, May 19, 2015 from 11 am to 1 pm452015-05-19 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Character Building

Dr. Asad Zaman,
Vice Chancellor, PIDE

On May 15, 2015 at 2:15 p.m. at PIDE442015-05-15 14:15:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Critical Water and Power Issues in Pakistan

Mr. Shakil Durrani,
A bureaucrat by profession – retired as the Chairman WAPDA.

On Tuesday, May 12th, 2015 at 10.30 am, PIDE432015-05-12 10:30:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Character Building

Mr. Saeed Anwar,
An elegant and outstanding Pakistani opening batsman

on May 08, 2015 at 2:15 p.m, PIDE422015-05-08 14:15:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Fiscal Policy for Sustainable Development

Dr. Vaqar Ahmed,
Deputy Executive Director, Sustainable Development Policy Institute (SDPI).

On Thursday, May 07th, 2015 at 10:30 am.412015-05-07 10:30:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Khwendo Jirga

Tabasum Adnan Hamid, Pakistani women’s right activist from the Valley of Swat—Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan
Shirin Gul, conducting and managing research, evaluations, and programme design and management in the areas of gender, environment, conflict, governance, social cohesion, and social protection

On May 7th at 10:30 am402015-05-07 10:30:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

New Trick in Econometrics

Dr. Asad Zaman,
Vice Chancellor, PIDE

On Tuesday, May 5th, 2015 at 02:00 pm. in the A.R Kemal Conference Room at PIDE.392015-05-05 14:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Export Marketing

Mr. Abdullah Saqib (Marketing Professional, Career Coach & Freelance Writer, worked for Pakistan Telecommunications Limited, Currently at Telenor, Rangle Career Guide)

On Tuesday, May 5, 2015 at 12:00 p.m. in Room 1, 382015-05-05 12:00:00MBA Department of the Institute.

Decision under Uncertainty; Allais Paradox and Its Paradoxical Implication

Dr. Mazhar Iqbal, Assistant Professor, School of Economics, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad

On Wednesday, April 29, 2015 at 11:00 a.m.372015-04-29 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Agriculture Policy of Pakistan: What it is, what it should be?

Dr. Sohail Jehangir Malik, agriculture and development policy analysts.

On Friday, April 24, 2015 at 10:30 am362015-04-24 10:30:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Character Building

Friday, April 24, 2015 at 02:00 p.m.352015-04-24 14:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Entry Process in Civil Service: Challenges & the Way Forward?

Mr. Abdul Wajid Rana, Member, Federal Public Service Commission

On Thursday, April 23rd, 2015 at 10:30 am.342015-04-23 10:30:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Profile of Educational Outcomes by Gender in Pakistan: An Age Cohort Analysis

Ms. Madeeha Gohar Quershi, Research Economist, PIDE, Islamabad

On Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at 11:00 a.m.332015-04-22 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Character Building

On Friday, April 17, 2015 at 02:00 p.m. in the A.R. Kemal Conference Room, PIDE.

On Friday, April 17, 2015 at 02:00 p.m. 322015-04-17 14:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Technology, Acquisition, Catching up and Competitiveness in Pakistan

Mr. Usman Qadir,
Research Economist, Pakistan Institute of Development Economics (PIDE)

On Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at 11:00 a.m.312015-04-15 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Commemoration of International Year of Evaluation

Mr. Urs Nagel,
Evaluation Adviser of UNICEF's Regional Office in South Asia

on Tuesday, April 14, 2015 from 10 am to 12 pm302015-04-14 12:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Commemoration of International Year of Evaluation

Mr. Urs Nagel,
Evaluation Adviser of UNICEF's Regional Office in South Asia

on Tuesday, April 14, 2015 from 10 am to 12 pm302015-04-14 12:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Commemoration of International Year of Evaluation

Mr. Urs Nagel,
Evaluation Adviser of UNICEF's Regional Office in South Asia

on Tuesday, April 14, 2015 from 10 am to 12 pm302015-04-14 12:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Public Interventions for Poverty Alleviation in Pakistan

Dr. Ghulam Muhammad Arif,
Joint Director, PIDE

On Thursday, April 09th, 2015 at 10:30 a.m292015-04-09 10:30:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Pre-Budget Seminar

Pre-Budget Seminar Recommendations

Wednesday April 8, 2015 at 1:45 pm, 282015-04-08 13:45:00Marriott Hotel, Islamabad.

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Revenue Mobilization: Systemic Issues

Idrees Khawaja

Wednesday April 8, 2015 at 1:45 pm, 272015-04-08 13:44:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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TAX Reforms – The Way Forward

Masoud Naqvi,
Chairman, Tax Reforms Commission of Pakistan

Wednesday April 8, 2015 at 1:45 pm, 262015-04-08 13:43:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Federal Taxation: Opportunities and Risks

Ather Maqsood Ahmed
Professor (Economics), School of Social Sciences and Humanities, NUST"

Wednesday April 8, 2015 at 1:45 pm, 252015-04-08 13:42:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Why Pakistan has struggled with regressive taxation

Rashid Ibrahim and Shabbar Zaidi

Wednesday April 8, 2015 at 1:45 pm, 242015-04-08 13:41:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Fiscal Policy in a deflationary environment

Dr. Ashfaque H. Khan
Principal & Dean, School of Social Sciences & Humanities, NUST

Wednesday April 8, 2015 at 1:45 pm, 232015-04-08 13:40:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Radical Reforms for Raising & Spending Money


Dr. Asad Zaman
Vice Chancellor, PIDE

Wednesday April 8, 2015 at 1:45 pm, 222015-04-08 13:39:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Exploring Creativity and Urban Development through Agent-Based Modeling

Dr. Ammar A. Malik, Research Associate I, Center on International Development and Governance, the Urban Institute, Washington DC

Wednesday April 8, 2015 at 1:45 pm, 212015-04-08 13:38:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Fiscal Consolidation and Growth

Mr. Ahmed Waqar Qasim, Research Economist, PIDE
Mr. Muhammad Ali Kemal, Research Economist, PIDE
Mr. Omer Siddique, Research Economist, PIDE

On Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at 11:00 a.m.202015-04-01 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Women Development and Empowerment

Ms. Khawar Mumtaz, Chairperson of National Commission on the Status of Women (NCSW), Government of Pakistan

On March 26th, 2015 at 10.30 am192015-03-26 10:30:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Citizen-Led Assessments - An Initiative by ASER Pakistan

Ms. Huma Zia Faran, Assistant Program Manager, Annual Status of Education Report (ASER), Pakistan

On Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at 11:00 a.m.182015-03-25 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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A talk by Barrister Muhammad Sarwar, Secretary Law and Justice Commission of Pakistan

"Strengthening the Rule of Law.
The Law & Justice Commission Approach"

On Tuesday, March 24th, 2015 at 2:00 p.m172015-03-24 14:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Matching and Merging of the Panel Micro-Data

Dr. Durr-e-Nayab, Chief of Research, PIDE, Islamabad
Dr. Shujaat Farooq, Assistant Professor, PIDE, Islamabad"

On Thursday, March 19, 2015 at 02:15 p.m.162015-03-19 14:15:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

The Day-of-the-Week Anomaly in Market Returns, Volume and Volatility in SAARC Countries

Ms. Sumra Abbas, MS Scholar, Department of Economics and Finance, PIDE, Islamabad and
Dr. Attiya Yasmin Javid, Professor, Department of Economics and Finance, PIDE, Islamabad"

On Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 11:00 a.m.152015-03-18 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Economic Performance and National Security

Dr. Ashfaque Hasan Khan, Principal and Dean, School of Social Sciences & Humanities, National University of Sciences & Technology (NUST), and a member of the Economic Advisory Council of the Government of Pakistan.

On Tuesday, March 17th, 2015 at 10:30 a.m.142015-03-17 10:30:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Reduction of Disaster Vulnerability through Local Knowledge

Dr. Abdul Razzaq Khan, Ph.D. in Development Studies from Sindh University, Jamsho

On Wednesday, March 11, 2015 at 11:00 a.m.132015-03-11 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Education Policy for Pakistan: In light of New Poor Economics of Banerjee and Duflo

Dr. Asad Zaman, Vice Chancellor, PIDE, Islamabad

on Thursday, March 5th, 2015 at 10:30 a.m.122015-03-05 10:30:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Determinants of Cesarean Deliveries in Pakistan

Ms. Saman Nazir, Staff Demographer, PIDE Islamabad

on Wednesday, March 04, 2015 at 11:00 a.m.112015-03-04 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Adopt a School

Dr. Faisal Bari, Associate Professor of Economics at Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) and Senior Research Fellow at Institute of Development and Economic Alternatives (IDEAS)

on Thursday, February 26th, 2015102015-02-26 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

The Impact of Formal and Informal Institutions on Economic Performance: A Cross-Country Analysis

Mr. Yasir Khan, MS Scholar, Department of Economics and Finance, PIDE Islamabad
Dr. Attiya Yasmin Javid, Professor, Department of Economics and Finance, PIDE Islamabad"

On Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 11:00 a.m.92015-02-25 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Contemporary Political Economy

Dr. Asim Sajjad Akhtar, Assistant Professor, National Institute of Pakistan Studies, Quaid-e-Azam University, Islamabad

On Thursday, February 19th, 2015 at 10.30 am.82015-02-19 10:30:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Industrial Policy under Clientelist Political Settlements – The Case of Pakistan

Mr. Usman Qadir, Research Economist, Pakistan Institute of Development Economics (PIDE), Islamabad

on Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at 11:00 a.m.72015-02-18 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Political Campaign Finance and Reforms

Dr. Michael Hannahan, Director of Civic Initiative, Donahue Institute University of Massachusetts

On Tuesday, February 17, 2015 at 10:30 am62015-02-17 10:30:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Employment Strategy and Equitable Growth: A Social Capital Perspective for KPK

Syed Akther Hussain Shah, Deputy Provincial Representative UNDP for KPK & FATA
Syed Tariq Shah, Associate Professor, Department of Mathematics, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad
Dr. Mahmood Khalid, Research Economist, PIDE, Islamabad

on Wednesday, February 11, 2015 at 11:00 a.m.52015-02-11 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Pakistan’s Hide-and-Seek with Democracy: The Bridge to Nowhere or Creeping Consolidation?

Dr. Niaz Murtaza, Development and Political Economist and a Senior Fellow, University of California, Berkeley

On Wednesday, February 4, 2015 at 11:00 a.m.42015-02-04 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Seven Fallacies of Public Policy

Mr. Ali Salman, CEO Policy Research Institute of Market Economy (PRIME)

On Thursday, January 29, 2015 at 10:3032015-01-29 10:30:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Role of Subsidy Uncertainty in the Mission Drift of Microfinance Institutes of Asia

Mr. Muhammad Zubair, MS Scholar, Department of Economics and Finance, Pakistan Institute of Development Economics (PIDE), Islamabad
Dr. Attiya Yasmin Javid, Professor, Department of Economics and Finance, Pakistan Institute of Development Economics (PIDE), Islamabad"

On Wednesday, January 27, 2015 at 11:00 a.m.22015-01-27 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Macroeconomic Policy of Pakistan

Dr. Nadeem ul Haque
Cities: The Engine of Growth

On January 14, 2015 from 10:00 am- 12.30 pm12015-01-14 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Evaluation of Gold Investment as an Inflationary Hedge in Case of Pakistan

Ms. Sadaf Zafar, MS Scholar, Department of Economics and Finance, PIDE, Islamabad
Dr. Attiya Yasmin Javid, Professor, Department of Economics and Finance, PIDE, Islamabad "

on December 17, 2014 at 11:00 a.m.362014-12-17 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Disaster Management in Pakistan: Policies, Operations and Lessons Learned

Maj. Gen. Muhammad Saeed Aleem, Chairman, NDMA
Mr. Sarwar Bari, National Coordinator Pattan Development Organization

342014-12-02 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Failures of the Invisible Hand

Dr. Asad Zaman, Vice-Chancellor, Pakistan Institute of Development Economics (PIDE), Islamabad.
Dr. Rafi Amir Uddin, Assistant Professor, Department of Management Sciences, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Lahore."

on Wednesday, November 05, 2014 at 11:00 a.m.332014-11-05 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Decentralizing Governance: Global Good Practices and Issues in Pakistan

Dr. G. Shabbir Cheema is Director, Asia-Pacific Governance and Democracy Initiative (AGDI) and Senior Fellow, East-West Center, Honolulu, Hawaii.

on Thursday October 23, 2014 at 11:00 am at the 322014-10-23 11:00:00Junior Combination Room, PIDE

Explaining the De Facto Open-Access of Public Property Commons

Dr. Junaid Alam Memon, Assistant Professor, Pakistan Institute of Development Economics (PIDE), Islamabad, Pakistan
Professor Gopal B. Thapa, Professor, School of Environment, Resources and Development, Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand"

on Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at 11:00 a.m.312014-10-22 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

The Relationship between Dis-aggregate Energy Consumption, Economic Growth and Environment for Asian Developing Economies

Mr. Ali Raza Cheema, MS Scholar, Department of Economics and Finance, PIDE, Islamabad
Dr. Attiya Yasmin Javid, Professor, Department of Economics and Finance, PIDE, Islamabad"

on Wednesday, September 24, 2014 at 11:00 a.m.302014-09-24 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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An Analysis of Accrual Anomaly in Case of Karachi Stock

by Mr. Jawad Mohammad, MS Scholar, Department of Economics and Finance, nomics (PIDE), Islamabad
Dr. Attiya Yasmin Javid, Professor, Department of Economics and Finance, PIDE, Islamabad"

on Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 11:00 a.m.292014-09-17 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Impact of Debt on Aggregate Investment and Productivity in Developing Asian Countries

Mr. Hassan Shahzad, MS Scholar, Department of Economics and Finance, PIDE, Islamabad
Dr. Attiya Yasmin Javid, Professor, Department of Economics and Finance, PIDE, Islamabad"

on Wednesday, September 3, 2014 at 11:00 a.m.282014-09-03 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Households Study on Out-Of-Pocket (OOP) Health Expenditures in Pakistan

Mahmood Khalid, Research Economist, PIDE
Abdul Satar, Health Economist, PIDE
Ihsan-ul-Haq, Chief Statistical Officer, National Health Accounts Section, Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS)

on Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at 11:00 a.m.272014-08-06 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Occupation, Diversity and Public Goods: Evidence from Pakistan through Partition

Mr. Rinchan Ali Mirza, PhD Candidate, Oxford University

on Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at 11:00 a.m.262014-07-23 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Building Genuine Islamic Financial Institutions

Dr. Asad Zaman, Vice-Chancellor, PIDE

on Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at 11:00 a.m252014-07-16 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Islam Versus Economics

Dr. Asad Zaman, Vice-Chancellor, PIDE

on Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at 11:00 a.m242014-07-16 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Wealth as an Indicator of Socio-Economic Welfare: Islamic Views

Dr. Asad Zaman, Vice-Chancellor, PIDE

on Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at 11:00 a.m232014-07-16 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Capturing Willingness to Pay and Its Determinants through Contingent Valuation Method for Improved Solid Waste Management in Abbottabad, Pakistan

Dr. Usman Mustafa, Chief, Project Evaluation and Training Division, PIDE
Dr. Iftikar Ahmad, Staff Economist, PIDE

on Wednesday, July 09, 2014 at 11:00 a.m.222014-07-09 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Analyzing the Price Cost Markup over the Business Cycles in Case of Manufacturing Industries of Pakistan

Mr. Salman Ahmad, MS Scholar, Department of Economics and Finance, (PIDE), Islamabad
Dr. Attiya Yasmin Javid, Professor, Department of Economics and Finance, (PIDE), Islamabad

on Wednesday, July 02, 2014 at 11:00 a.m.212014-07-02 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

PIDE Competitive Research Grant 2013 on Energy Issues of Pakistan

Session Chair:
Dr. Asad Zaman,
Vice-Chancellor, Pakistan Institute of Development Economics (PIDE)
Discussant:
Dr. Rehana Siddique, Former Joint Director, PIDE.

The speakers and their title of presentations are;

Haider Ali and Muhammad Nawaz
Energy Crisis and Productive Inefficiency: Micro-Evidence from Textile Sector of Faisalabad

Muhammad Umar
Micro Hydro Power: A Source of Sustainable Energy in Rural Communities: Economic and Environmental Perspectives

Rafat Mahmood and Sundus Saleemi
Climate Change and Electricity Demand: A Case Study of Pakistan

Saima Nawaz and Nasir Iqbal
Policy Framework for Optimal Energy Mix



on Monday, June 16, 2014 at 11:00 a.m.202014-06-16 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

How to Lead Foreign Students into Academic and Social Life in Scandinavia
Lessons from Intercultural communication and cooperation

Atle Hetland Education / Development studies, University of Oslo
Anders Serup Rasmussen, Former Ambassador / Economist"

on Thursday, June 5, 2014 at 11:00 a.m.192014-06-05 11:00:00Junior Combination Room, PIDE

Demutualization and its Impact on Stock Exchanges in Pakistan

Mian Ayyaz Afzal, Managing Director, Islamabad Stock Exchange Limited (ISE), Islamabad

on Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at 11:00 a.m.182014-05-28 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Social Marketing: Strategies for Uplifting Social Causes and Ethics in Pakistan

Dr. Nadeem M. Firoz, U.S. Fulbright Scholar, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Islamabad & Visiting Professor at the Universidad Autónoma de Guadalajara (UAG), Mexico

on Monday, June 02, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. PIDE.172014-06-02 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Economics, Law Enforcement and Crime Connection (A Longitudinal Data Approach)

Mr. Shahzad Mahmood Jabar, M.Phil Economics from PIDE, Islamabad and working as an employee in Police [Punjab] from last ten years
Mr. Abdul Hannan, M.Phil Economics from PIDE, Islamabad and working as a research analyst in Atlas Honda Ltd.
Dr. Hassan M. Mohsin, Senior Research Economist, PIDE

on Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 11:00 a.m, PIDE162014-05-14 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Banking Consumers Rights,
Awareness Session: Security Features of New Design Currency Notes.

Mr. Rizwan Khaleel Shamsi, Assistant Chief Manager, Refinance Schemes Unit (DFD), State Bank of Pakistan (SBP), BSC (Bank), Islamabad
Ms. Mania Rasool Bangash, Accounts Officer, Refinance Schemes Unit (DFD), State Bank of Pakistan (SBP), BSC (Bank),

On Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at PIDE152014-04-23 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Banking Consumers Rights,
Awareness Session: Security Features of New Design Currency Notes.

Mr. Rizwan Khaleel Shamsi, Assistant Chief Manager, Refinance Schemes Unit (DFD), State Bank of Pakistan (SBP), BSC (Bank), Islamabad
Ms. Mania Rasool Bangash, Accounts Officer, Refinance Schemes Unit (DFD), State Bank of Pakistan (SBP), BSC (Bank),

On Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at PIDE142014-04-23 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Reconstructing Development Economics: Overcoming Rent for Constructing Capitalism

Dr. Hartmut Else Hans, Professor, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, GERMANY.

Monday, April 21, 2014 at 11:00 a.m.132014-04-21 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Choice of Monetary Policy Instrument under Targeting Regimes in a Simple Stochastic Macro Model

Mr. Haider Ali, Lecturer (Economics), Pakistan Institute of Development Economics (PIDE), Islamabad
Prof. Dr. Eatzaz Ahmad, Vice-Chancellor, Quaid-e-Azam University, Islamabad"

On Tuesday April 08, 2014 at 11:00 a.m.122014-04-08 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Essays on Complementarity: Organizational and Market Changes in Agriculture

Dr. Saqlain Raza. PhD from National Polytechnic Institute of Toulouse, France. 

on Thursday April 03, 2014 at 02:00 p.m.112014-04-03 14:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Environmental Radioactivity and Harmful Effects of Ionizing Radiation

National Institute of Safety and Security (NISS), Pakistan Nuclear Regulatory Authority (PNRA), Islamabad.

on Wednesday April 02, 2014 at 10:00 a.m.102014-04-02 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Agonizing State of Maternal and Infant Mortality in Pakistan

Syed Shabahat Ali, CEO, National Trust for Population Welfare (NATPOW)

on Wednesday March 26, 2014 at 11:00 a.m.92014-03-26 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Global Financial Crises and Stock Market Overreaction: Evidence from Karachi Stock Exchange

Asia Aman and
Dr. Attiya Yasmin Javid, MPhil Scholar and Professor in Department of Economics and Finance at PIDE, Islamabad.

on Wednesday March 19, 2014 at 11:00 a.m.82014-03-19 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Cluster-Based Industrial Development and G-CUBE (GRIPS Global Governance Program)

Professor Dr. Tetsushi Sonobe Executive Advisor to the President Director, IDS Program National Gratitude Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS) Tokyo, Japan

March 04, 201472014-03-04 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Cluster-Based Industrial Development and G-CUBE (GRIPS Global Governance Program)

Professor Dr. Tetsushi Sonobe Executive Advisor to the President Director, IDS Program National Gratitude Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS) Tokyo, Japan

March 04, 201462014-03-04 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Land Market Issues in Development: Evidence from South Asia

Dr. Shigemochi Hirashima, Professor Emeritus, Meiji-Gakuin University, Visiting Senior Advisor, Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA)

on Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 11:00 a.m.52014-02-26 11:00:00Junior Combination Room, PIDE

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Effect of Credit Rating on Firm Performance and Stock Returns: Evidence from Karachi Stock Exchange

Rubina Shaheen and
Dr. Attiya Yasmin Javid, MPhil Scholar and Professor in Department of Economics and Finance at PIDE, Islamabad.

on Thursday February 20, 2014 at 11:00 a.m.42014-02-20 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Methodological Mistakes and Econometric Consequences

Dr. Asad Zaman, Vice-Chancellor, (PIDE)

on Tuesday February 06, 2014 at 11:00 a.m.32014-02-06 11:00:00Junior Combination Room, PIDE

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Research Opportunities Created by the Collapse of Logical Positivism

Dr. Asad Zaman, Vice-Chancellor, (PIDE)

on Tuesday January 28, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. in the Junior Common Room of the Institute.22014-01-28 11:00:00Junior Combination Room, PIDE

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Financial Integration, Composition Hypothesis and Economic Growth in Developing Asian Economies

Madiha Bashir and
Dr. Attiya Yasmin Javid

Wednesday January 08, 2014 at 11:00 a.m.12014-01-08 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Character Building as an event of Anti-Corruption

Brig ® Muhammad Mussadiq Abbasi, Director General Awareness & Prevention Division, National Accountability Bureau (NAB)

on Tuesday, December 10, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. 262013-12-10 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Inside Ownership, Financial Decisions and Firm Performance: Evidence from Manufacturing Sector of Pakistan

Haris Arshad, MPhil Scholar, Department of Economics and Finance, Pakistan Institute of Development Economics Islamabad
Attiya Yasmin Javid, Professor and Head of Department, Department of Economics and Finance, Pakistan Institute of Development Economics Islamabad

on Wednesday, December 04, 2013 at 11:00 a.m.252013-12-04 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Does Police Strength and Conviction Reduce Violence? The Case Study of Punjab

Shahzad Mahmood Jabbar, MPhil Student, Department of Economics, Pakistan Institute of Development Economics Islamabad and
Dr. Hasan M. Mohsin, Senior Research Economist at Pakistan Institute of Development Economics Islamabad

on Monday December 02, 2013 at 11:00 a.m.242013-12-02 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Dividend Policy and Corporate Governance in Case of Manufacturing Sector of Pakistan

Dr Attiya Yasmin Javid, Professor of Economics at Pakistan Institute of Development Economics (PIDE), Islamabad. and
Zubida Batool

on Wednesday November 26, 2013 at 11:00 am 232013-11-26 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Liquidity Benefits from Underpricing: Evidence from Initial Public Offerings Listed at Karachi Stock Exchange

Malik M. Shehr Yar, MPhil Scholar in Economics and Finance Department, PIDE
Dr. Attiya Yasmin Javid, Professor at PIDE

On Wednesday October 30, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. 222013-10-30 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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A Governance for Human Development: Global Good Practices and Issues in Pakistan

Dr. Shabbir Cheema, Senior Fellow and Director East-West Centre, Hawaii, USA. Former Director Governance UNDP.

on Wednesday October 23, 2013 at 11:00 a.m.212013-10-23 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Modelling the Demand for Bank Loans by Private Business Sector in Pakistan

Ms. Faiza Hassan, PhD Student, PIDE, Islamabad.
Dr. Abdul Qayyum, Joint Director, PIDE, Islamabad.

on Wednesday October 09, 2013 at 11:00 a.m.202013-10-09 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Market Imperfections and Dividend Policy Decisions: Evidence from Manufacturing Sector of Pakistan

Darakhshan Younis, MS Scholar, Department of Economics and Finance, PIDE
Dr. Attiya Yasmin Javid, Professor of Economics, PIDE, Islamabad

on Wednesday October 02, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. 192013-10-02 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Dynamic Relationship and Volatility Spillover between the Stock Market and the Foreign Exchange Market in Pakistan: Evidence from EGARCH Modelling

Dr. Abdul Qayyum, Joint Director, Pakistan Institute of Development Economics (PIDE), Islamabad
Dr. Muhammad Arshad Khan, Associate Professor, COMSATS University, Islamabad

On Monday September 30, 2013 at 02:00 p.m. 182013-09-30 14:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Agricultural Productivity and Poverty: Empirical Evidence from Pakistan

Dr. Adiqa K. Kiani, Associate Professor, Head of Economics Department at Federal Urdu University of Arts, Science and Technology, Islamabad (FUUAST).

On Wednesday September 18, 2013 at 11:00 am 172013-09-18 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Does Globalization Mitigate the Adverse Effects of Terrorism on Output and Growth?

by Dr. Javed Younas, Associate Professor of Economics at Department of Economics, School of Business and Management, American University of Sharjah Sharjah, U.A.E.

On Thursday September 05, 2013 at 11:00 am .162013-09-05 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

What Determines Payment Methods and Deal Amount in Corporate Merger and Acquisitions of Pakistan

Yasmeen Akhtar, MS scholar at National University of Science and Technology (NUST), Islamabad,
Dr. Attiya Yasmin Javid, Professor of Economics at Pakistan Institute of Development Economics (PIDE), Islamabad and
Tariq Abbasi, Assistant Professor at National University of Science and Technology (NUST), Islamabad

On Wednesday September 04, 2013 at 11:00 am .152013-09-04 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Child Work and Schooling in Pakistan – to What Extent Poverty and Other Demographic and Parental Background Determinants Matter?

Saman Nazir (Staff Demographer), Madeeha Gohar Quershi (Research Economist) and Hafsa Hina (Lecturer), PIDE

On Friday August 30, 2013 at 11:00 am 142013-08-30 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Governance and the Effectiveness of Foreign Capital

Unbreen Qayyum, Staff Economist, PIDE and Hasan Siftain, Junior Researcher, PIDE slamabad

On Wednesday August 21, 2013 at 11:00 am132013-08-21 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Misconceptions of Islamic Banking

Mr. Kaleem Iqbal, Head Public Sector & Institutional Relationships Executive Manager Al-Baraka Bank

on Wednesday June 05, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. 122013-06-05 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Foreign Aid and the Fiscal Behavior of Government of Pakistan

Dr Attiya Yasmin Javid, Professor of Economics, PIDE Islamabad and
Rabia But, Ph.D Scholar, International Islamic University Islamabad (IIUI)

on Friday May 24, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. 112013-05-24 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Current energy situation prevailing in the country and its possible solution

Shahid Sattar, Member Energy, Planning and Development Division

on Thursday May 23, 2013 at 11:00 am 102013-05-23 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Impact Evaluation: An Art and a Science

Dr. Jyotsna Puri (Jo), Deputy Executive Director of the International Initiative of Impact Evaluation (3ie) and Head of Evaluation and Head of Office, USA

on Wednesday May 22, 2013 at 11:00 am 92013-05-22 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Determinants for the Demand and Supply of Textile Exports of Pakistan

Attiya Yasmin Javid, Professor of Economics at PIDE and
Rabia Latif, Visiting Facility at Fatima Jinnah Women University (FJWU), Rawalpindi

on Wednesday May 15, 2013 at 11:00 am 82013-05-15 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Muslim Religiosity and other areas of his research interest including Political Violence and Return Migration

Dr. Riaz Hasssan, Professorial Fellow and Emeritus Professor at the Flinders University, South Australia

on Monday April 8th, 2013 at 11:30 a.m72013-04-08 11:30:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Social Capital and Economic Development: An Empirical Examinations

Dr. Nasir Iqbal Staff Economist, PIDE and
Ms. Saima Nawaz

on Wednesday April 10, 2013 at 11:00 a.m62013-04-10 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Remittances and Economic Growth: The Role of Financial Development

Unbreen Qayyum, Staff Economist, PIDE and
Muhammad Nawaz, Junior Researcher, PIDE

on Wednesday April 03, 2013 at 11:00 am52013-04-03 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Impact of Monetary Policy on Food Prices: A Case Study of Pakistan

Hasan Siftain, Junior Researcher, PIDE and
Dr. Abdul Qayyum, Joint Director, PIDE

on Wednesday March, 27th, 2013 at 11:00 am42013-03-27 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Fiscal Decentralization and Economic Growth: Does Democratic Institutions Matter?

Dr. Nasir Iqbal, Staff Economist, PIDE

on Wednesday February 27th, 2013 at 11:00 a.m32013-02-27 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Institutional Quality, Conflict and Aid Dependency

Ms. Unbreen Qayyum, Staff Economist, PIDE

on Wednesday January 30th, 2013 at 11:00 a.m22013-01-30 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Rent Seeking Opportunities and Economic Growth in Transitional Economics

Mr. Nasir Iqbal, Staff Economist PIDE,
Professor Vince Daly, Kingston University London, U.K

on Wednesday January 23rd, 2013 at 11:00 a.m12013-01-23 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Debt Management in Pakistan

Ms. Samina Shabir, Research Fellow, PIDE

on Wednesday December 19, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. 302012-12-19 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Ethnic Mosaic of Modern China: A Study of Muslims

Professor Farhat Yusuf, Menzies Centre for Health Policy, Sydney School of Public Health, Australia

on Tuesday December 11, 2012 at 11:00 a.m 292012-12-11 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Pakistan Energy Sector: From Crisis to Crisis-Breaking the Chain

Mr. Ziad Alahdad, Energy Specialist and Former Director of Operations, World Bank

on Thursday 22nd November 2012 at 11 a.m282012-11-22 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Climate Change and Assessment of its Impact in Agriculture

Dr. Mohsin Iqbal, Head (Agriculture Section), Global Change Impact Study Centre (GCISC)

on November 06, 2012 at 10:30 a.m 272012-11-06 10:30:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Industrial Revolution: Historical Perspective

Prof. Dr. Imran Ali, Karachi School for Business & Leadership, Former Professor, LUMS

on October 18, 2012 at 11:00 a.m 262012-10-18 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Determinants of Intra-Industry Trade between Pakistan and Selected SAARC Countries

Mr. Adnan Akram, Staff Economist, PIDE

on October 17, 2012 at 11:00 a.m 252012-10-17 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Aid and Conflict

Dr. Nadia Tahir, Postdoctoral Researcher at Centre of Development Studies, University of Cambridge & Associate Professor at the University of Lahore Pakistan

on Thursday September 27, 2012 at 11:00 am 242012-09-27 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Economic Challenges in Balochistan

Dr. Khalid Ikram, Former Advisor, World Bank

on Wednesday September 19, 2012 232012-09-19 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Elements of Effective Proposal

Mani Nepal

on September 18, 2012 at PIDE222012-09-18 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Households heterogeneity in the global MIRAGE CGE model: Effects in Pakistan of coordinated worldwide trade liberalization

Dr. Antoine Bouet, Professor of Economics, University Montesquieu Bordeaux IV France and Senior Research Fellow, International Food Policy Institute, Washington DC.
Ms. Carmen Estrades, Senior Research Assistant, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRC)
Mr. David Laborde Debucquet, Research Fellow, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRC)

on Friday September 14, 2012 at 10:30 am 212012-09-14 10:30:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Demand and Supply Projections of Major Food Grains in Pakistan

Dr. Anwar Hussain,
Dr. Muhammad Iqbal and
Jaffar Hussain

Madeeha Gohar Qureshi, Staff Economist, PIDE and
Dr. Eatzaz Ahmed, Dean Faculty of Social Sciences, QAU

September 5, 2012 at 11:00 a.m 202012-09-05 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

The Inter-linkages Between Democracy and Per Capita GDP Growth: A Cross-country Analysis

Madeeha Gohar Qureshi, Staff Economist, PIDE and
Dr. Eatzaz Ahmed, Dean Faculty of Social Sciences, QAU

June 01, 2012 at 11:00 am 192012-06-01 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Competitiveness and Pakistan: A Dangerous Distorting and Dead End Obsession?

by Dr. Matthew McCartney, Director of Contemporary South Asia Studies, Oxford University

May 23, 2012, at 11:00 am 182012-05-23 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Future of Economic Development

Dr. Tariq Banuri, Former Director, UN Division for Sustainable Development

May 17, 2012 at PIDE172012-05-17 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

The Gender Differences in School Enrollment and Returns to Education in Pakistan

Ms. Madeeha Gohar Qureshi, Staff Economist PIDE

May 9, 2012 at 11:00 am 162012-05-09 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

A Seminar to discuss the Preliminary findings of the Pakistan Panel Household Survey

The following four papers will be presented.
1) Poverty Dynamics in Rural Pakistan
2) Child Malnutrition in Pakistan
3) Benazir Income Support Program and Poverty
4) Migration as a Survival Strategy

April 26, 2012 at 10:30 a.m 152012-04-26 10:30:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

The Famine of Truth and the Price We Pay for It: Ensuring Water and Food Security

Mr. Shams-ul-Mulk, Former Chairman, WAPDA

April 23, 2012 at 11.00 a.m 142012-04-23 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Pakistan: Moving the Economy Forward

Mr. Shahid Javed Burki Former Finance Minister and Vice-President, World Bank

April 19, 2012, at 2:00 p.m132012-04-19 14:00:00Serena Hotel, Islamabad

Preliminary Social and Environmental Assessment of Zulfiqarabad Project

Junaid Alam Memon, Assistant Professor PIDE

April 09, 2012 at 11:00 a.m122012-04-09 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Quaid-i-Azam Lecture on "Can Pakistan Grow Faster"

Organized by Pakistan Society of Development Economists (PSDE) and Pakistan Institute of Development Economics (PIDE)

April 05, 2012 at 2:00 p.m.112012-04-05 14:00:00Marriot Hotel, Islamabad

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Cost Efficiency for Service Delivery through Public-Public, Public-Community and Public-Private Partnership Models: A Case Study of Small Industries Development Board (SIDB), KP

Syed Akhter Hussain Shah, Managing Director, Small Industries Development Board, Government of KP, Pakistan
Syed Tariq Shah, Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics, QAU, Islamabad Mahmood Khalid, Research Economist, PIDE, Islamabad

Wednesday April 4, 2012 at 11:00 am 102012-04-04 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Managing Organizational Change for Development

Dr. Faiz Shah, Head of Development Management Division, Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand

Friday March 30, 2012 at 11:00 am 92012-03-30 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Human Rights and Economic Development

Mr. I. A. Rehman Secretary General, Human Rights Commission of Pakistan

Thursday March 29, 2012, at 11:00 am 82012-03-29 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Outcomes of Post Durban Climate Change Negotiations

Mr Malik Amin Aslam, Former Federal Minister for Environment

March 22, 2012 at 11:00 am72012-03-22 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Arab Revolution: Its Causative Factors and Evolving Dynamics

Dr. Shamshad Akhtar, Former Regional Vice-President, The World Bank, for the Middle East and North Africa Region, and Former Governor, State Bank of Pakistan

March 15, 2012 at PIDE62012-03-15 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Expanding India-Pakistan Trade

Dr. Mohsin S. Khan, Senior Fellow at Peterson Institute for International Economics, Washington DC and Former Director IMF

March 12, 2012 at PIDE52012-03-12 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Irrigation and Drainage Sector Reforms and the Agrarian Elite in Sindh Province of Pakistan

Dr Junaid Alam Memon, Assistant Professor, PIDE

March 2, 2012 at PIDE42012-03-02 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Privatization: New Imperatives

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March 1, 201232012-03-01 14:00:00Serena Hotel, Islamabad

Pakistan: Financial Sector Constraints and Solutions

Mr. Salim Raza, Former Governor, State Bank of Pakistan

February 22, 201222012-02-22 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Financing Health Care in Developing Countries: Experiences and Options

Prof. Dr. Konrad Obermann

16-Feb-1212012-02-16 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Monitoring Country Progress: Pakistan

Mr. Thomas Morris

September 21, 2011 (11:00 am)122011-09-21 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Food Security Strategies in Punjab

Dr. Mubarak Ali

July 07, 2011 (11:00 am)102011-07-07 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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The Role of Services Sector in the Economy of Pakistan

Mr. Ayaz Ahmed and Henna Ahsan

April 06, 2011 (11:00 am)92011-04-06 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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The Role of Foreign Assistance in Pakistan's Education Sector

Mr. Abdus Sattar

March 24, 2011 (11:00 am)82011-03-24 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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The Cost of Unserved Energy: Evidence from Industrial Sector of Pakistan

Rehana Siddiqui,
Hafiz Hanzla Jalil,
Muhammad Nasir,
Wasim Shahid Malik, and
Mahmood Khalid

March 21, 2011 (12:00 Noon)72011-03-21 12:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Financial Crisis and Copping Strategies of Migrant Households in Pakistan

Mr. Nasir Iqbal and Saima Nawaz

March 16, 2011 (11:00 am)62011-03-16 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Poverty Dynamics of Female headed Households in Pakistan: Evidence from PIHS 2000-01 & PSLM 2004-05

Umer Khalid and Sajjad Akhtar

March 09, 2011 (11:00 am)52011-03-09 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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An Analysis of the Efficiency the Foreign Exchange Markets in South Asia

Dr. Sana Arif Chaudhry and Attiya Y. Javid

March 02, 2011 (11:00 am)42011-03-02 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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The Persistence and Transition of Rural Poverty in Pakistan, 1998-2004

Dr. G. M. Arif, Nasir Iqbal and Shujaat Farooq

February 23, 2011 (11:00 am)32011-02-23 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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From Research to Application: Gaps in the Development of Public Policy

Professor Munir Sheikh

February 17, 2011 (10:30 am)22011-02-17 10:30:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Financial Sector Reforms and Their Impact on Efficiency of Banks: A Case of Pakistan

Mr. Usman Ahmad

February 09, 2011 (11:00 am)12011-02-09 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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The Contemporaneous Correlation of Structural Shocks and Inflation and Output Variability in Pakistan

Mr. Muhammad Nasir and
Wasim Shahid Malik

December 22, 2010 (11:00 am)202010-12-22 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Foreign Aid-Growth Nexus in Pakistan: Role of Macroeconomics Policies

Mr. Muhammad Javid and
Dr. Abdul Qayyum

December 15, 2010 (11:00 am)192010-12-15 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Relative City Price Convergence in Pakistan: Empirical Evidence with Spatial GLS

Dr. Hasan M. Mohsin

October 20, 2010 (11:00 am)182010-10-20 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Promoting Food Security following the 2010 Pakistan Floods: Insights from South Asian Experience

Mr. Paul Dorosh

September 27, 2010 (11:00 am)172010-09-27 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Foreign Direct Investment and Economic Growth in Pakistan: Sectoral Analysis

Dr. Muhammad Arshad Khan and
Raja Shujaat Ali Khan

August 25, 2010 (11:00 am)152010-08-25 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Impacts and Implications of 7th NFC Award

Dr. Usman Mustafa

August 11, 2010 (11:00 am)142010-08-11 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Provincial Budget: Shares and Trends

Mr. Mahmood Khalid and
Ayaz Ahmed

August 6, 2010 (11:00 am)132010-08-06 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Applying an Equity Lens to Health Care Issues of Women in Pakistan

Dr. Naushin Mahmood

August 5, 2010 (11:00 am)122010-08-05 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Labour Market Research in PIDE History Series-5

Dr. Muhammad Irfan

August 04, 2010 (11:00 am)112010-08-04 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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The Relationship between Federal Government Revenue and Expenditure

Dr. Fazal Hussain and
Muhammad Ali Qasim

July 21, 2010 (11:00 am)102010-07-21 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Small Macroeconometric Model of Pakistan's Economy

Dr. Muhammad Arshad Khan

July 20, 2010 (11:00 am)92010-07-20 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Gender and Disasters: A Gender Analysis of Reconstruction Policies

Ms. Amara Saeed

July 7, 2010 (11:00 am)82010-07-07 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Estimating the contributions of Growth and Redistributions Towards Changes in Poverty in Pakistan

Dr. Ahmed Raza Cheema

June 23, 2010 (11:00 am)72010-06-03 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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An Empirical Investigation of the Link Between Human Deprivation, Landlessness and Violent Conflict in Pakistan

Dr. Sadia Mariam Malik

June 16, 2010 (11:00 am)62010-06-16 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Production of Thermoelectric Power from Solid Waste of some Educational Institutions of Lahore

Mohammad Rafiq Khan

May 5, 2010 (11:00 am)42010-05-05 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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The Size of Informal Economy in Pakistan

Dr. Muhammad Nadim Hanif

June 14, 2010 (11:00 am)52010-06-14 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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From Boom to Bust and Back Again? Economic Growth in Pakistan 1951 to 2009

Dr. Matthew McCartney

April 20, 2010 (10:00 am)32010-04-20 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Performance of Microfinance: The Role of Subsidies

Dr. Ahmad Nawaz

February 04, 2010 (11:00 am)22010-02-04 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Algebraic representation of Social Capital Matrix

Tariq Shah,
Syed Akhter Hussain Shah and
Eatzaz Ahmed

January 20, 2010 (11:00 am)12010-01-20 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Rural to Urban Migration in Pakistan : The Gender Perspective

Shahnaz Hamid

September 02, 2009 (11:00 am)112009-09-02 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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PIDE Special Seminars

 

August 20, 2009 (0930 Hrs to 1600 Hrs)102009-08-20 09:30:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Growth and Safety Net in Tandem: A Case of India's National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme

Dr. Abusaleh Shariff

August 12, 2009 (11:30 am to 12:30 pm)92009-08-12 11:30:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Pass-Through of Change in Policy Interest Rate to Market Rates

M. Idrees Khawaja and
Sajawal Khan

August 05, 2009 (11:00 am)82009-08-05 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Economic Policy and Regulatory Response to Finnancial Crisis

Dr. Inayat Ullah Mangla

August 04, 2009 (10:30 am to 01:30 pm)72009-08-04 10:30:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Financial Institutions and Markets Meltdown

Dr. Jamshed Uppal

August 04, 2009 (10:30 am to 01:30 pm)62009-08-04 10:29:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Implications of High Food Prices for Poverty in Pakistan

Ms Hina Nazli

March 04, 200952009-03-04 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Twenty-Five Years of Tax Reforms in Pakistan

Ather Maqsood Ahmed

February 26, 200942009-02-26 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Poverty Alleviation Through EFR: A Case Study of Solid Waste Management Sector

Dr Usman Mustafa,
Iftikhar Ahmed and
Mirajul Haq

February 4, 200932009-02-04 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Impact of defence burden on economic growth

Ms. Zainab Iftikhar and
Mr. Amanat Ali

January 21, 200922009-01-21 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Pakistan Employment Trends

Ina Pietschmann

January 14, 200912009-01-14 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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The Energy Revolution of 21st Century

Dr Soofia Mumtaz

December 30, 2008162008-12-30 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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The Demographic Dividend: A Perspective on the Education Effects of Population Change in Pakistan

Dr Naushin Mahmood

December 24, 2008152008-12-24 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Challanges of HR

Muhammad Saqib Ayyaz

December 4, 2008142008-12-04 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Impact of Water Scarcity in Australia on Global Food Policy

Dr Ejaz Qureshi

December 3, 2008132008-12-03 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Trends in Inequality, Welfare and Growth in Pakistan: 1963-64 to 2004-05

Nadia Zakir

December 2, 2008122008-12-02 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Risk-Averse Firms and Employment Dynamics

Ali Choudhary and
Paul Levine

November 18, 2008112008-11-18 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Gender Dimensions of the Impact of Trade Reforms in Pakistan

Rizwana Siddiqui

27th August, 2008102008-08-27 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Youth Employment Trends

Ina Pietschmann

22nd July, 200892008-07-22 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Model Specification, Observational Equivalence and Performance of Unit Root Test

Atiq-ur-Rehman

9th July, 200882008-07-09 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Inflation Targeting in the Presence of Fiscal Imbalances: The Case of Pakistan

M. Ali Kemal

3rd July, 200872008-07-03 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Route to Human Development: A Cross Country Analysis

Rizwana Siddiqui

18th June, 200862008-06-18 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Fiscal Policy Challanges in Pakistan

Dr. Ehtisham Ahmad

10th June, 200852008-06-10 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Pakistan’s Trade Policy: Last Ten Years Assessment

Mirza Qamar Beg

28th May, 200842008-05-28 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Islamic Economics: A Survey of Literature

Dr. Asad Zaman

14th May, 200832008-05-14 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Post Disaster Water & Sanitation Challenges in Earthquake Affected Areas and GOP Response

Khadija Khan and
Syed Zaheer Hassan Gardezi

7th May, 200822008-05-07 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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WTO’s Trade Liberalization: Implications for Pakistan’s Cotton Economy

Dr. Muhammad Zulfiqar

24th April, 200812008-04-24 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Environment Fiscal Reforms

Usman Mustafa

27th December, 2007552007-12-27 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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National Employment Policy-2007

Dr. Sabur Ghayur

26th December, 2007542007-12-26 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Asset Pricing Behavior with Higher Moments at Karachi Stock Exchange

Attiya Y. Javid and
Dr. Eatzaz Ahmad

12th December, 2007532007-12-12 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Conditional Capital Asset Pricing Model: An Application to Pakistani Stock Market

Attiya Y. Javid and
Dr. Eatzaz Ahmad

5th December, 2007522007-12-05 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Measuring the Complexity of Urban Living

Lubna Hasan

31st October, 2007512007-10-31 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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The Consumer Protection Regime in Pakistan

Nadeem Irshad Kiyani

24th October, 2007502007-10-24 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Incorporating Computer Gaming Technology in Education

Adeel Ghayur

3rd October, 2007492007-10-03 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Computer Animation and Game Industry: An Untapped Potential

Adeel Ghayur

19th September, 2007482007-09-19 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Reforms in Punjab’s Agricultural Research System: Opportunity for the Scholars

Dr. Mubarik

4th September, 2007472007-09-04 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Globalization and International Dimensions of Development

Mr. Inaamul Haque

30th August, 2007462007-08-30 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Mobilizing Savings for Sustainable Economic Growth: Lessons from Asia for Pakistan

Dr. Henri Lorie

29th August, 2007452007-08-29 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Inflation Dynamics in Pakistan: Evidence based on New Keynesian Phillips Curve

Wasim Shahid Malik,
Ather Maqsood Ahmed and
Ahsan ul Haq

22th August, 2007442007-08-22 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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A Note on Competitiveness and Structural Transformation in Pakistan

Dr. Jesus Felipe

15th August, 2007432007-08-15 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Entrepreneurship in Pakistan

Nadeem ul Haque,
Khawaja Idrees and
Sofia Ahmed

8th August, 2007422007-08-08 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Renewable Energy and Pakistani Economy in the Twenty-first Century

Adeel Ghayur

1st August, 2007412007-08-01 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Public Provision of Education and Government Spending in Pakistan

Muhammad Akram and
Faheem Jehangir Khan

25th July, 2007402007-07-25 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Dynamic Effects of Agriculture Trade in the Context of Domestic and Global Liberalization: A CGE Analysis for Pakistan

Rizwana Siddiqui

18th July, 2007392007-07-18 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Governance and Institutions

 

12th July, 2007382007-07-12 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Measures of Monetary Policy Stance: Case of Pakistan

Sajawal Khan and
Abdul Qayyum

27th June, 2007372007-06-27 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Health Care Services and Government Spending in Pakistan

Muhammad Akram and
Faheem Jehangir Khan

26th June, 2007362007-06-26 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Firm Competitiveness

Dr. Sayed Mushtaq Hussain

22nd June 2007352007-06-22 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

National Finance Commission Awards in Pakistan; A Historical Perspective

Iftikhar Ahmad, Usman Mustafa and Mahmood Khalid

21st June, 2007342007-06-21 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Good Governance, Equity and Efficiency

Saima Shafique and
Rashida Haq

20th June 2007332007-06-20 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Exchange Market Pressure and Monetary Policy: Evidence from Pakistan

M. Idrees Khawaja

14th June 2007322007-06-14 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Stock Market Reaction to Catastrophic Shock: Evidence from Pakistani Listed Companies

Attiya Y. Javid

11th june 2007312007-06-11 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Potential of Organic Farming to Alleviate Poverty in Pakistan

Prof. Dr. Abdulrauf Farooqi,
Hina Fatimah,
Jawad Ali Khan and
Zahidullah

6th June 2007302007-06-06 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Does Trade Liberalization Increase the Labor Demand Elasticities? Evidence from Pakistan

Naseem Akhter and
Amanat Ali

5th June 2007292007-06-05 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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The Role of Household Income and Public Provision of Social Services in Satisfaction of Basic Needs in Pakistan: A Cross District Analysis

Rizwana Siddiqui

4th June 2007282007-06-04 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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What Determines Private Investment? Case of Pakistan

Sajawal Khan and
Arshad Khan

30th May 2007272007-05-30 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Delivering Access to Safe Drinking Water and Adequate Sanitation in Pakistan

Faheem Jehangir Khan and
Yasir Javed

29th May 2007262007-05-29 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Does Governance Constitute to Pro-poor Growth? Evidence from Pakistan

Rashida Haq and
Uzma Zia

23rd May 2007252007-05-23 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Public Service: Through the Eye of Civil Servants

Nadeem Ul Haque and
Idrees Khawaja

21st May 2007242007-05-21 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Welfare Implications of Non-Agriculture Market Access for Pakistan

Attiya Y. Javid and
Saima Shafique

17th May, 2007232007-05-17 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Why Civil Service Reforms Do Not Work?

Dr. Nadeem Ul Haque

9th May, 2007212007-05-09 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Human Capital Development for Pakistan in Emerging Global Market: An Application of Social Capital Matrix Approach

Syed Akhter Hussain Shah and
Dr. Musleh-ud Din

26th April, 2007202007-04-26 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Monetary Policy Transparency in Pakistan: An Independent Analysis

Wasim Shahid Malik and
Musleh-ud Din

25th April, 2007192007-04-25 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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The Data Center: An Integrated Approach for Survey Data Collection, Processing and Distribution

Mohammad Mushtaq

19th April, 2007182007-04-19 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Trade Liberalization, Macroeconomic Adjustment, and Welfare: Unifying Trade and Macro Models

Ehsan Choudhri,
Hamid Faruqee, and
Stephen Tokarick

19th April, 2007172007-04-19 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Housing Demand in Islamabad Capital Territory

Ayaz Ahmad

18th April, 2007162007-04-18 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Household Budget Analysis for Pakistan under Quadratic Splines

Eatzaz Ahmad and
Muhammad Arshad

13th April, 2007152007-04-13 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Effectiveness of Regulatory Structure in the Power Sector of Pakistan

Afia Malik

11th April, 2007142007-04-11 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Taylor Rule and Macroeconomic Performance: The Case of Pakistan

Wasim Shahid Malik and
Ather Maqsood Ahmed

5th April, 2007132007-04-05 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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The Effects of Private Schooling on Adult Economic Outcomes

Zehra Aftab

4th April, 2007122007-04-04 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Education in Pakistan

Mr. Javed Hasan

28th March, 2007112007-03-28 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Pension and Social Security Schemes in Pakistan: Some Policy options

Dr. Naushin Mahmood and
Dr. Zafar M. Nasir

21st March, 2007102007-03-21 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Bilateral Trade J Curves between Pakistan and her Trading Partners

Zehra Aftab,
Sajawal Khan and
Aurangzeb

14th March, 200792007-03-14 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Causality in Economics: An Empirical Investigation

Dr. Asad Zaman and
Zahid Asghar

7th March, 200782007-03-07 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Sectoral Volatility, Development and Governance: A case study of Pakistan

Toseef Azid,
Naeem Khaliq and
Muhammad Jamil

1st March, 200772007-03-01 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Awareness and the Demand of Safe Drinking Water Practices

Dr. Eatzaz Ahmed and
Mr. Abdul Sattar

28th February, 200762007-02-28 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Towards A New Paradigm for Economics

Dr. Asad Zaman

February 07, 200742007-02-07 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Factors Affecting Commitment to Organizational Change and its Outcomes

Hina Jawaid Kalyal

January 24, 200732007-01-24 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Foreign Direct Investment and Financial Growth: The Role of Domestic Financial Sector

Muhammad Arshad Khan

January 25, 200722007-01-25 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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An Introduction to Procurement

Uzma Sadaf

January 17, 200712007-01-17 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Corporate Governance and Firfm Performance: Evidence from Karachi Stock Exchange

Attiya Yasmin Javid and
Robina Iqbal

December 8, 2006472006-12-08 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Myths and Realities of Long-Run Development: A look at Deeper Determinants

Lubna Hassan

December 5, 2006462006-12-05 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Demographic Dividend or Demographic Threat in Pakistan?

Dr. Durr-e-Nayab

December 4, 2006452006-12-04 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Contemporary Trade Issues

Mr Khalil A Hamdani

November 30, 2006442006-11-30 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Taxation Policy In Pakistan

Dr Mushtaq Ahmed

November 23, 2006432006-11-23 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Metafrontier Frameworks For The Study Of Firm-Level Efficiencies And Technology Ratios Full text

Dr. George E Battese

November 22, 2006422006-11-22 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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What has Come After the Quota Went? Gendered Employment in Pakistan’s Textile and Clothing Industry

Ms. Karin Astrid Seigmannn

November 15, 2006412006-11-15 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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International Competitiveness – Where Pakistan Stands

Ms. Uzma Zia

November 06, 2006402006-11-06 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Indo-Pak Trade: Firm Level Evidence

Ms. Nisha Taneja

November 03, 2006392006-11-03 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Comparative Advantage of Major Crops Production Through Policy Analysis Matrix in Punjab

Dr. Usman Mustafa

November 02, 2006382006-11-02 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Public- Private Sector Earning Differentials, preferences for public sector jobs and unemployment duration: Evidence from Pakistan

Ms. Asma Hyder

October 19, 2006372006-10-19 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Is Resource Base of Agriculture Limitless?

Dr. Zafar Altaf

October 18, 2006362006-10-18 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Devolution of Power and Poverty Alleviation: The Missing Link

Mr. Fayyaz Baqir

October 11, 2006352006-10-11 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Health Status of Children: Does Living in a Community Matter?

Raja Ajmal Jahangeer

October 10, 2006342006-10-10 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Volatility Spillover between Stock Market and Forex Market in Pakistan

Dr. Abdul Qayyum &
Dr. A. R. Kemal

October 04, 2006332006-10-04 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Awake the Sleeper Within”: Releasing the Energy of Stifled Domestic Commerce

Dr. Nadeem Ul Haque

September 27, 2006322006-09-27 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Money Laundering and terrorist financing vis a vis International Financial Regime

Syed Azhar Hussain Shah

September 20, 2006312006-09-20 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Concurrence Between Period Fertility and Contraceptive Prevalence Levels in Pakistan

Mr. Ghulam Yasin Soomro

September 13, 2006302006-09-13 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Economy, Policy and External Shocks

Dr. Pervez Hasan

September 7, 2006292006-09-07 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Without Water: Economics of Supplying Water to 5 Million More Australians

Dr. Ejaz Qureshi

September 6, 2006282006-09-06 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Unprepared, Unwilling and Unfit: The Muslim in the Age of Information Technology (IT)

Dr. Naheed Zia

August 23, 2006262006-08-23 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Overcoming Water Scarcity in Pakistan: A Policy Agenda

Panel Discussion

August 16, 2006252006-08-16 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Impact Of Export Subsidies On Exports Of Pakistan

Dr. Nadeem-Ul-haque &
Mr. Ali Kemal

August 11, 2006242006-08-11 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Stock Market Liberalization in Pakistan

Dr. Fazal Husain

August 10, 2006232006-08-10 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Development and Governance in Pakistan

Mr. Javed Ahmed Malik

August 9, 2006222006-08 09 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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What Works in Education

Dr. Faisal Bari

August 2, 2006212006-08-02 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Civil Servants Salary Structure

Dr. Faiz Bilquees

July 19, 2006202006-07-19 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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A special seminar on Stock Market Liberalizations: The South Asian Experience

Dr. Fazal Husain and Dr.
Abdul Qayyum

July 17, 2006192006-07-17 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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A special seminar on Private Schools In Pakistan

Tahir Andrabi &
Asim Khwaja

July 14, 2006182006-07-14 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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A special seminar on Two Opportunities to Deliver on the Doha Development Pledge

David Orden

July 13, 2006172006-07-13 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Money, Income, and Prices in Pakistan: An Investigation of Causal Relations with Shifts

Fazal Husain &
Abdul Rashid

July 12, 2006162006-07-12 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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One-shot Ultimatum Game And Gender Effect: Experimental Evidence From Islamic Republic Of Pakistan

Shahid Razzaque

July 5, 2006152006-07-05 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Social Capital: Types and Returns from Social Capital to Individuals, Groups and Society

Syed Akhtar Hussain Shah

June 28, 2006142006-06-28 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Crucial role of Agriculture in Indian Development: a Japanese Perspective

Mr. Hirashima

June 27, 2006132006-06-27 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Employment, Migration and HRD: Issues and Policies

Sabur Ghayur

June 22, 2006122006-06-22 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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National Commodity Exchange Limited (NCEL)

Asim Jung

June 21, 2006112006-06-21 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Land Records: History, Technology and Impact

Ali Hakeem

June 14, 2006102006-06-14 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

E-Government: An Overview from Theory to Application

Adeel Ghayur

June 7, 200692006-06-07 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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A special seminar on “The Banking System of Pakistan” delivered by Mr. Syed Ali Raza, President National Bank of Pakistan

Mr. Syed Ali Raza

June 2, 200682006-06-02 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

Dynamics of Electoral Politics in Pakistan

Professor Muhammad Waseem

May 31, 200672006-05-31 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Investment Process In Pakistani Capital Markets

Mr Imran Kamal

May 25, 200662006-05-25 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Land Laws In Pakistan

Mr Munir Malik

May 24, 200652006-05-24 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Sociology Of The Dispensation Of Justice At The Local Level

Ms Foqia Sadiq Khan and Shahrukh Rafi Khan. Sustainable Development Policy Institute

may 17 200642006-05-17 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Globalization and its Impact on Poverty in Pakistan

Sohail J. Malik, Islamabad

may 10, 200632006-05-10 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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A Fresh Assessment of the Underground Economy and Tax Evasion in Pakistan: Causes, Consequences and Linkages with Formal Economy

M. Ali Kemal

may 03, 200622006-05-03 11:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Conduct of Monetary Policy & Role of CB

Sakib Sherani, Economics Unit ABN AMRO Bank N.V. (Pakistan)

april 26, 200612006-04-26 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Competitiveness Initiative of the Government of Pakistan and the Roadmap for Competitiveness Support Fund

Mr. Arthur Bayhan

February 14, 200752007-02-14 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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Institutional Analysis Resorces in New Institutional Economics

Alexandra Benham and
Lee Benham

16th May, 2007222007-05-16 10:00:00A. R. Kemal Conference Room of the Institute.

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