Dr. Kanwal Zahra

Dr. Kanwal Zahra

Associate Professor

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Kanwal Zahra did her PhD in Economics from GC University Lahore. She has thirteen years experience of teaching and research. She was also associated with Government of the Punjab and has an experience to work in different development projects of international donor agencies as an economist. She also has research publications in national and international journals. Her area of research is international economics, urban economics, governance, inequality and social exclusion

PhD EconomicsGC University, Lahore2016
M.Phil EconomicsGC University, Lahore2007
Masters EconomicsPunjab University 2004
Associate Professor University of Central Punjab, Lahore2020-todate
Assistant Professor University of Central Punjab, Lahore2010-2019
Urban Economist Urban Unit Policy and Management Unit, Lahore2008-2010
Visiting Trainer Management & Professional Development Department (MPDD) 2008-2010
Assistant Professor Faculty of Commerce, University of Central Punjab Lahore2007 to 2008
Lecturer Government Post Graduate College Gujranwala2005 to 2007
Adjunct Research Assistant Senior Human Rights Associate2003-2007
1Zahra, K., Ather, A., Tasneem, Z. (2018), Marginality and Social Exclusion, A Threat to Urban Sustainability, Sustainable Cities and Societies. Elsvier. Vol 37 (impact factor)
2Zahra, K., Mehmood, A., (2018), Tax Revenue Determinants of Pakistan", Kashmir Economic Review Vol.26 Issue 1
3Zahra, K., Mehmood, A., Kaleem, R. (2017), Fiscal cost recovery and Trade liberalization in Pakistan, ARCTIC, 70(10). (impact factor)
4Zahra, K., Tasneem, Z. (2016), Social Exclusion, Labor Market Opportunities and Urban Poverty: A Case Study of Lahore Pakistan, Annual Review of PDR, Vol 55(4)
5Zahra, K., Tasneem, Z. (2015), Marginality as a Root Cause of Urban Poverty: A Case of Punjab” Annual Review of PDR, Vol. 54 (4)
6Zahra, K., Tasneem, Z. (2015), “Marginality and Multidimensional Poverty: A case of Christian Community of Lahore, Punjab”, Pakistan Journal of Social Science and Commerce. 9 (2), 322-335.
7Zahra, K., Majeed, K., Mahmood, A., and Asad, M. (2012). ”Impact Assessment of Community Participation in Solid Waste Management Projects in Selected Areas of Faisalabad City.” J. Urban Plann. Dev., 138(4), 319–327. (impact factor)
8Zahra, K., (2011), “Poverty and Inequality in Urban Punjab: A Case Study of Five Large Cities of Punjab”, international journal of Development Economics. Vol.4.
9Zahra K., Pervez, A., Mahmood, A. (2008) “Telecommunication Infrastructure Development and Economic Growth, A Panel Data Approach”, Pakistan Development Review, VOL: 47, NO: 4(2), 711-726
10Zahra K., Azim A (2008), Challenges of knitwear Industry of Pakistan: a case study of three industrial cities of Punjab, Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Lahore.
11Zahra. K (2009), Socio-Economic & Demographic Profile of Lahore, Gujranwala, Faisalabad, Rawalpindi and Multan The Urban Unit, P&D Department, Lahore.

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