Pakistan Institute of Development Economics


Banking, Finance and Economic Growth

Date : June 06, 2020 at 08:00-12:00 noon
Moderator: Dr. Nadeem ul Haq (Vice Chancellor PIDE)
Speaker : Atif Bajwa (President and CEO, Bank Alfalah), Zubyr Soomro (Chairman, National Bank of Pakistan), Syed Salim Raza (Former Governor, State Bank of Pakistan), Alman Aslam (Ex, Citibank), Shazad Dada (CEO, Standard Chartered Bank, Pakistan)

Banking system plays a pivotal role in human resource building and economic development. If the banking system is not well organised and efficient, it creates obstacles and instabilities in economic growth and development. To understand the importance of the banking sector and its role in the economy, Pakistan Institute of Development Economics organised a webinar to get answers of some specific questions from the top bankers of Pakistan.