I completed my MBIT (Master in Business and Information Technology) in 2007 from University of the Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan. Then I did MS (Finance and Economics) in 2009 from Université of Orléans, Orléans, France followed by PhD in International Economics in 2015 from the same university. During my tenure at Université of Orléans, I worked as Assistant Teaching and Research fellow in Economics for two years. In January 2016, I joined National University of Computer and Emerging Sciences (FAST-NU) and worked there until January 2017.
Research Grant I got research grant jointly financed by Higher Education Commission (HEC), Pakistan and French Ministry of Education and Research to pursue a project on Education for which I am the Principal Investigator. The Principal Investigator on the French side is Isabelle Rabaud, Associate Professor in Economics at Université of Orléans. The title is: Improving Education Standards: Do Preferential Trade Agreements matter? Policy implications for Pakistan. My areas of research interest are Regional/Bilateral Trade Agreements, Development Economics and Applied Econometrics.
- International Economics
- Project Management
- Financial Institutions and Markets
- Statistical Inference
- Monetary Policy
- Strategic Behavior
- History of Economic Thought
University of Central Punjab: Advanced Macroeconomics (1st and 2nd year of M.Phil.), International Economics (1st and 2nd year of M.Phil.), Project Management (4th year of B.Sc.) FAST-NU (2016-2017): Financial Institutions and Markets (3rd year of BBA.), Statistical Inference (2nd year of BBA) University of Orléans (2013-2015): Macroeconomics (2nd year of B.Sc.), Monetary Policy (2nd year of B.Sc.), Microeconomics (1st and 2nd year of B.Sc.), Strategic Behavior (2nd year of B.Sc.),
History of Economic Thought (1st year of B.Sc.)
Publications in Peer-Reviewed Journals
Working papers and work in progress
Work in Progress
Conferences and Workshops
World Finance Conference on liquidity, financial and monetary price stability, 29-31 July 2016, Saint John’s University, New York, USA.
4th Conference of the Regulating for Decent Work Network. Developing and Implementing Policies for a Better Future at Work, 8-10 July 2015, ILO headquarters, Geneva, Switzerland 15th Doctoral Meetings in International Trade and International Finance (Research in International Economics and Finance – RIEF Network), 25-26 June 2015, University of Orléans, France 15th Jan Tinbergen European Peace Science Conference, 22-24 June 2015, University of Warwick, United Kingdom
European Trade Study Group 2014 Munich, Sixteenth Annual Conference, 11-13 September 2014, Ludwig Maximilian University (LMU) Munich and Ifo Institute, Munich, Germany
Doctoral Workshop CES-CERDI-Graduate Institute of Geneva-LEO, 1415 November 2013, University of Auvergne, Clermont-Ferrand, France The 2013 Annual Conference of the Royal Economic Society (RES), 3-5 April 2013, Royal Holloway, University of London, United Kingdom
The 12th European Association for Comparative Economic Studies (EACES) Conference, 6-8 September 2012, University of the West of Scotland, Paisley, United Kingdom 14th INFER (The International Network for Economic Research) Annual Conference, 10-13 May 2012, University of Coimbra, Portugal
Contraintes extérieurs, regains du protectionnisme et/ou integrations économiques? (= External constraints, resurgence of protectionism and/or economic integration?), 20-21 May 2011, Hammamet, Tunisia Doctoral Workshop CES-CERDI-Graduate Institute of Geneva-LEO, 31 March-1 April 2011, University of Orléans, France
Research Networks and Contract
Principal Investigator, project on Improving Education trade and standards: Do Preferential Trade Agreements matter? Policy implications for Pakistan, under the HEC PERIDOT Research Program 2016, cofunded by Higher Education Commission (HEC), Pakistan and French Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Development (MAEDI) and the Ministry of Higher Education and Research (MESR). The collaborating Principal Investigator for the project on French side is Isabelle Rabaud, University of Orléans.
Elected Representative at the Council of Laboratoire d’Economie d’Orléans (LEO), 2012-2015
Stata, E-views, RATS, MATLAB, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Project
Philippe Saucier Professor, University of Orléans
Tel: +33 (0)2 38 49 49 47
Mouez Fodha Professor, University of Paris 1 Panthéon Sorbonne
Tel: +33 (0)1 44 07 82 11
Rémi Bazillier Professor, University of Orléans
Tel: +33 (0)2 38 41 70 37
042-35880007 Ext: 638
University of central punjab Faculty of Economics