Dr. Kashif Munir

Dr. Kashif Munir

Dr. Kashif Munir

Associate Professor & Head, Department of Economics

kashif.munir@ucp.edu.pk
Ext: 638

Dr. Kashif Munir is an Associate Professor and Head, Department of Economics in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at the University of Central Punjab, Pakistan. Dr. Munir holds PhD degree in Economics from Pakistan Institute of Development Economics (PIDE), which prepared him to perform rigorous research as well as to think out of the box and provide practical solutions to the stake holders to eradicate socioeconomic challenges faced by the society. Prior to that, Dr. Munir was awarded Master’s in Economics from University of the Punjab. He started his career as a researcher at PIDE and work on various projects funded nationally and internationally. He has researched and published in the areas of monetary and fiscal policy, macroeconomic stability, social and economic inequality, and public policy. The focal of his research is macroeconomics, monetary policy, international trade, public policy, and governance. His research has been published in the top tier economic journals i.e. i.e. Empirical Economics, Journal of the Asia Pacific Economy, Review of Public Economics, Applied Economics, Environmental Science and Pollution Research, International Journal of Social Economics, Competitiveness Review, Applied Economics Quarterly, and Pakistan Development Review among others. His teaching strengths are in microeconomics, applied macroeconomics, monetary economics, econometrics and quantitative methods.

PhD Economics Pakistan Institute of Development Economics 2012
MA Economics University of the Punjab 2006
BSc Mathematics, Statistics, Economics University of the Punjab 2003
Associate Professor University of Central Punjab 2013 to date
Staff Economist/Deputy Director Pakistan Institute of Development Economics 2009 to 2013
Teaching Assistant Pakistan Institute of Development Economics 2007 to 2009
1Kashif Munir and Ayesha Ameer. (2020). “Nonlinear Effect of FDI, Economic Growth, and Industrialization on Environmental Quality: Evidence from Pakistan”, Management of Environmental Quality (WoS & Scopus) – 31(1): 223-234.
2Kashif Munir and Mahnoor Bukhari. (2020). “Impact of Globalization on Income Inequality in Asian Emerging Economies”, International Journal of Sociology and Social Policy (WoS & Scopus) – 40(1/2): 44-57.
3Kashif Munir and Nimra Riaz. (2020). “Asymmetric Impact of Energy Consumption on Environmental Degradation: Evidence from Australia, China, and USA”, Environmental Science and Pollution Research (WoS (IF=2.914) & Scopus) – (DOI: 10.1007/s11356-020-07777-6).
4Kashif Munir and Nimra Riaz. (2020). “Macroeconomic Effects of Exogenous Fiscal Policy Shocks in Pakistan: A Disaggregated SVAR Analysis”, Hacienda Publica Espanola/Review of Public Economics (WoS (IF=0.143) & Scopus) – (DOI: 10.7866/HPE-RPE.20.3.1).
5Kashif Munir and Nimra Riaz. (2020). “Dynamics of Inflation and Inflation Uncertainty in Pakistan”, International Journal of Monetary Economics and Finance (Scopus & ABDC=C) – (DOI: 10.1504/IJMEF.2020.10024845).
6Kashif Munir and Nimra Riaz. (2019). “Macroeconomic Effects of Fiscal Policy in Pakistan: A Disaggregate Analysis”, Applied Economics (WoS (IF=0.968) & Scopus) – 51(52): 5652-5662.
7Kashif Munir and Nimra Riaz. (2019). “Energy consumption and environmental quality in South Asia: evidence from panel non-linear ARDL”, Environmental Science and Pollution Research (WoS (IF=2.914) & Scopus) – 26(28): 29307-29315.
8Kashif Munir and Nimra Riaz. (2019). “Fiscal Policy and Macroeconomic Stability in South Asian Countries” Hacienda Publica Espanola/Review of Public Economics (WoS (IF=0.143) & Scopus) – 228: 13-33.
9Kashif Munir and Maryam Sultan. (2019). “Export Competitiveness with Border-Sharing Countries: An Assessment of Pakistan”, Competitiveness Review (WoS & Scopus) – 29(2): 96-118.
10Kashif Munir and Wajid Ali. (2019). “Testing Wagner versus Keynesian Hypothesis for Pakistan: The Role of Aggregate and Disaggregate Expenditure”, Theoretical and Applied Economics (ABDC=C), 26(4): 181-200.
11Kashif Munir. (2018). “Dynamic Effects of Monetary Policy on Output and Prices in Pakistan: A Disaggregate Analysis”, Journal of the Asia Pacific Economy (WoS (IF=0.667) & Scopus), 23(1): 99-118.
12Kashif Munir and Shahzad Arshad. (2018). “Factor Accumulation and Economic Growth in Pakistan: Incorporating Human Capital”, International Journal of Social Economics (WoS & Scopus), 45(3): 480-491.
13Kashif Munir and Zanib Javid. (2018). “Export Composition and Economic Growth: Evidence from South Asian Countries”, South Asian Journal of Business Studies (WoS & Scopus), 7(2): 225-240
14Kashif Munir and Maryam Sultan. (2018). “Are Some Taxes Better for Growth in Pakistan? A Time Series Analysis”, International Journal of Social Economics (WoS & Scopus) – 45(10): 1439-1452.
15Kashif Munir and Ayesha Ameer. (2018). “Effect of Economic Growth, Trade Openness, Urbanization, and Technology on Environment of Asian Emerging Economies”, Management of Environmental Quality (WoS & Scopus) – 29(6): 1123-1134.
16Kashif Munir and Nisma Riffat Mehmood. (2018). “Exploring the Channels and Impact of Debt on Economic Growth: Evidence from South Asia”, South Asia Economic Journal (Scopus & ABDC=C) – 19(2), 171-191.
17Kashif Munir and Maryam Sultan. (2017). “Bilateral Export and Import Determinants and Potential of Pakistan: A Gravity Model Approach”, Applied Economics Quarterly (Scopus & ABDC=B), 63(4), 369-389.
18Kashif Munir and Maryam Sultan. (2017). “Macroeconomic Determinants of Income Inequality in India and Pakistan”, Theoretical and Applied Economics (ABDC=C), 24(4): 109-120.
19Faisal Ali, Ruchin Jain, Liaqat Ali, and Kashif Munir. (2017). “The Effects of Quality Practices on the Performance Measurement of Business Management”, Journal of Advanced Management Science, 5(6), 440-444.
20Kashif Munir and Abdul Qayyum. (2014) “Measuring the Effects of Monetary Policy in Pakistan: A Factor Augmented Vector Autoregressive Approach”, Empirical Economics (WoS (IF=1.029) & Scopus), 46(3): 843-864.
21Muhammad Javid and Kashif Munir. (2010). “The Price Puzzle and Monetary Policy Transmission Mechanism in Pakistan: Structural Vector Autoregressive Approach”, Pakistan Development Review (HEC=X, Scopus & ABDC=C), 49(4): 449-460.
22Kashif Munir and Nimra Riaz. (2020). “Asymmetric Impact of Energy Consumption on Environmental Degradation: Evidence from Australia, China, and USA”, Environmental Science and Pollution Research (WoS (IF=2.914) & Scopus) – 27(11): 11749-11759.

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