Name: Dr. Faiza Azhar Khan
Designation: Assistant Professor
Department: Economics
Qualification: Ph. D Economics
University of Bath, UK
Masters in Economics
Fatima Jinnah Women University, Rawalpindi
Phone: +92-51-9292900 (139)
Email: faiza.fjwu@gmail.com
Status: On Job
Dr. Faiza Azhar Khan

Professional Experience

December 2012 to date
Fatima Jinnah Women University, Rawalpindi, Pakistan
Assistant Professor (adhoc basis)

November 11, 2007 to December 2012
Fatima Jinnah Women University, Rawalpindi, Pakistan
Lecturer

February 2005 to November 11, 2007
Fatima Jinnah Women University, Rawalpindi, Pakistan
Lecturer (on Contract)

PUBLICATIONS/CONFERENCES

  • "Initial Human Capital or the Rule of Law: What Matters for the Income Convergence of Poor Countries", Applied Economics (with PhD supervisor)
  • "Economic Growth and the Manufacturing Sector in Pakistan: Relative Significance of Domestic and Imported Resource Content", Pakistan Journal of Applied Economics, Vol. 19, No. 1, Summer 2009, pp. 59-73 (with Ms. Shaista Kazmi and Dr. Naheed Zia Khan)
  • "Output Gap and its Determinants: Pakistan (1960-05)", Journal of Economic Cooperation and Development, Vol. 30, No. 3, (2009), pp. 75-98 (with Ms. Sadia Sherbaz and Dr. Naheed Zia Khan).
  • "External Determinants of Growth and Growth Projections: SAARC and Pakistan", The Pakistan Development Review, Vol. 43, No. 4, Part II, Winter 2004, pp.737-755 (with Dr. Naheed Zia Khan)
  • "School Education in Pakistan: Enlightened Views on Rightdoing a Right", Journal of Gender and Social Issues, Vol. 3, no. 3-4, Autumn-Winter 2004, pp. 19-37 (with Ms. Farhana Asif and Dr. Naheed Zia Khan)
Paper Presentations:
  • Human Capital or the Rule of Law? Income Convergence Analysis of Low Income Countries, Internal Seminar Series, March 14, 2012, Department of Economics, University of Bath, U.K.
  • Evidence on Conditional ß-Convergence: Regional Comparisons, Ph.D. workshop, December 15, 2011, University of Bath, U.K.
  • The World is (Almost) Converging, International Conference on Applied Economics, August 25-27, 2011, Perugia, Italy.
  • Output Gap and its Determinants: Pakistan (1960-2005), 24th Annual General Meeting and Conference of Pakistan Society of Development Economists (PSDE), March-April 2009, Islamabad
  • Export Earnings Instability and Economic Growth: Pakistan (1971-2003), One Day Seminar on Trade and Growth Linkages, June 27, 2007, Islamabad.
  • External Determinants of Growth and Growth Projections: SAARC and Pakistan, 20th Annual General Meeting and Conference of Pakistan Society of Development Economists (PSDE), 10th - 12th, January 2005, Islamabad.

ACHIEVEMENTS

  • Gold Medalist in Masters
  • 'A' grade in all courses of Economics taken for the Master's degree.
  • Second position in college in B.Sc. final exams
  • Merit Certificate for securing 1st position in statistics in F.A from college
  • Merit Certificate for securing 3rd position in college for overall academic performance in F.A