Ms. Saira Adnan

Assistant Professor (Study Leave)


  • Fatima Jinnah Women University, Rawalpindi, Pakistan.
    Lecturer (2007 - To Date).


  • Earned Silver Medal in Masters in Economics at Fatima Jinnah Women University.
  • Secured Highest Marks in research in Masters of Philosophy in Economics at Quaid-i-Azam University.


  • M.Phil
    Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad (2006-08)
  • Maters in Economics
    Fatima Jinnah Women University, Rawalpindi (2003-05)
  • Bachelors in Arts
    Post Graduate College for Women, Rawalpindi (1999-01)


  • “Food Security and Health Expenditures: Comparison of Poor and Non-Poor Households in Pakistan” accepted for publication in Journal of Social Sciences and Interdisciplinary Research, by Zaineb Perveen, Saadia Sherbaz, Saira Tufail.
  • “International Competitiveness and Macroeconomic Performance: Evidence from Selected South Asian Countries (1980-2006)”. HEC funded project undertaken as co-investigator at Fatima Jinnah Women University.

Research Work:

  • The Dynamics of Fiscal Policy in Pakistan.
  • Sectoral Competitiveness and International Trade.
  • Exchange Rate Fluctuation and Industrial Employment: A Case Study of Large Scale Manufacturing Sector of Pakistan.

Workshop Attended:

  • Workshop on Multi Country Economic Modeling in MIRAGE, July 26-31, 2009, International Food Policy Research Institute.
  • Training on Computable General Equilibrium Model and Usage of GAMS, July 20-23, 2009, Pakistan Institute of Trade and Development.
  • Regional Workshop on Social Safety Nets and Human development in South Asia Region May 28-29, 2009.
  • Poverty Implications of Agricultural and Non Agricultural Price Distortions in Pakistan” April 28, 2009, Pakistan Institute of Trade and Development.
  • SANEM-SAWTEE 2nd South Asian CGE Training 18-24 April 2009.
  • Quantification of Benefits from Regional Cooperation in South Asia May 6, 2008.
  • Workshop on WTO regime and Labor Market Conditions in Pakistan. Pakistan manpower Institute Islamabad.

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