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Saddam Hussein

Saddam Hussein

Assistant Chief (Policy)

About Me 

Saddam Hussein is an economist, public policy analyst, writer, motivational speaker and trainer, with over 06 years of experience in the development sector and research. He graduated from the School of Economics, Quaid-i-Azam University (QAU), Islamabad. Soon afterwards, he completed his M. Phil degree in Public Policy from the School of Public Policy, Pakistan Institute of Development Economics (PIDE), Islamabad. Currently, Hussein serves as a Research Economist at PIDE. He also writes regularly for national and international print and electronic media including The News, The Diplomat, Expert Legal Review, Modern Diplomacy, The Nation, Daily Times etc. So far, he has authored more than 170 articles in the domains of security, politics, economy, institutions, philosophy and Pak-Afghan affairs. Hussein frequently delivers key-note talks, appears on TV and conducts training workshops on topics that come under governance, development, leadership, motivation, economy, rule of law and social cohesion. Also, Hussein has done and is still doing consultancies for World Bank, USAID, UN and other such international organizations.

Area of Specialization:
Institutional Economics, Political Economy, Development Economics

Education:

MPhil (2018)

Twitter: @saddameconomist

 

Contact Me 

0519248084

Pakistan Institute of Development Economics

Social Links 

Contribution to PIDE Research

Manifestoes without Substance (Policy)

February 2024

Economic Contribution of Forestry Sector

December 2023

Manifestoes Without Substance

November 2023

Governance mutation

May 2023

The Charter We Need

January 2023

Propaganda Game

January 2023

The Qatar Squabble FIFA World Cup 2022

January 2023

PIDE’S Charter of Economy (Policy)

December 2022

The Economic Game Of Political Coercion By Saddam Hussein (Article)

August 2022

PIDE’s Charter of the Economy

July 2022

The enigma of judicial hold-ups

April 2022

Justice beyond means

April 2022

Is Pakistan Entering into the Digital Currency Ecosystem?

March 2022

Justice: Not a Fundamental Right but a Neoclassical Economic Commodity?

March 2022

Fighting corruption

January 2022

Stepping Stones For Regional Connectivity

November 2021

Learning from the best

October 2021

Making sense of the Taliban’s resurrection

September 2021

The Infamous TRPs

August 2021

India’s Misplaced Apprehensions About CPEC

August 2021

Unfolding of the Kabul’s Future

August 2021

The Digital Divide

August 2021

Understanding sludge

August 2021

The transcendent Kalash valleys

August 2021

The elephant in the room

July 2021

Critical Evaluation of Pakistan’s Budget Making Process

Critical Evaluation of the Budget Making Process in Pakistan

July 2021

The opportunity in cities

June 2021

Pakistan’s Public Procurement Regime

June 2021

Well compensated?

June 2021

Budget 2021-22: Where Do We Stand?

June 2021

RCET Policy: A Boon or A Bane for Pakistan?

June 2021

The Unrealized Potential of Pakistan Textiles 

May 2021

Supporting our textile exports 

May 2021

Kabulov pushes for Afghan peace troika

February 2021

Understanding Violence and Social Order

February 2021

Grand National Dialogue For Reforms

January 2021