Dr. Nasir Malik

Dr. Nasir Malik

Assistant Professor

Faculty Of UCP Business School

Dr. Muhammad Nasir Malik is the Head of Finance and Business Economics division. He has held active membership and prestigious CFA Charterholder status in 2009 and 2017. To further his academic and research interests, he pursued Doctoral degree in Finance. His career spans over 14 years during which he has worked
on various finance positions in multinational organizations. He has also served as full-time faculty member in University of the Punjab and COMSATS Institute of Information Technology. He has participated in various national and international conferences and has published his research work in some prominent journals.


  • Business Finance
  • Financial Management
  • Financial Statement Analysis


  • Corporate Finance
  • Corporate Financial Strategy
  • Theory of Corporate Finance
  • Applied Portfolio Management
  • Alternative Investments & Funds Management
  • Asset Pricing Theory


Doctor of Philosophy in Management
Huazhong University of Science & Technology (HUST), China (2014)
Chartered Financial Analyst
CFA Institute, USA (2009) ~ Current Membership Status-Inactive
Master of Business & Information Technology
University of the Punjab, Pakistan (2004)


University of Central Punjab, Pakistan
Assistant Professor/Head of Finance & Business Economics Division ~ 2014–Present
COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Pakistan
Lecturer ~ 2009–2011
Berger Paints Pakistan Limited, Pakistan
Assistant Manager/Head of Treasury and Payroll ~ 2008–2009
University of the Punjab (IBIT), Pakistan
Lecturer/Program Coordinator ~ 2005–2008
ORIX Leasing Pakistan Limited, Pakistan
Officer – Corporate Credit ~ 2004–2005

Research Interests

  • Market Microstructure
  • Corporate Finance
  • Contract Theory


  1. Rebate mechanism for the manufacturer in two-level supply chains. Asia Pacific Management Review. Advance online publication
  2. Sectoral Integration and Domestic Portfolio Diversification in the Karachi Stock Exchange. Lahore Journal of Business 5(2), 23-44
  3. Dynamics of electricity consumption, oil price, and economic growth: Global perspective. Energy Policy 108, 256-270.
  4. Contracting mechanism with imperfect information in a two-level supply chain. Operational Research. Advance online publication.
  5. Linkages between defense spending and income inequality in Iran. Quality & Quantity 50(3), 1317–1332.
  6. An analysis of a causal relationship between economic growth and terrorism in Pakistan. Economic Modelling 35(5), 21–29.
  7. Does financial instability weaken the finance-growth nexus? A case for Pakistan. Actual Problems of Economics 7(121), 389–401.
  8. Presented papers at various international business research conferences.

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