Refereed Journal Articles


  1. "Reforming the Government in Pakistan: Rationale and approach“ Lahore Journal of Economics September 2007

  2. “A good legacy “, Global Agenda, World Economic Forum, Davos, 2006.

  3. “Pakistan’s Economic Turnaround – An Untold Story”, Global Agenda, World Economic Forum, 2005

  1. “Key Issues in Managing Pakistan’s Economy”, Lahore Journal of Economics Sept 2005 .

  1. ”South Asian Economies: Future Challenges", South Asian Journal, October-December, 2004.

  1. “Pakistan’s Financial Sector: A Roadmap for 2005-2010”, B.I.S. Review, October, 2004.

  1. “Regulatory Strategy of the State Bank of Pakistan”, B.I.S. Review, March, 2003.

  1. “New Issues in Bank Regulation: Comment”,Pakistan Development Review, Winter 2002.

  1. “How is Pakistan Positioning Itself for Challenges of Globalization”, Mahbubul Haq Human Development Review, December 2001.

  1. “Debt, Growth and Poverty in the International Monetary System: Comment”,Pakistan Development Review, Winter, 2001.

  1. “Impact of Globalization on Poverty in Pakistan”, Mahbubul Haq Human Development Review, June 2001.

  1. “Institutions of Restraint: The Missing Element in Pakistan’s Governance", Pakistan Development Review, Winter 1999.

  1. “Investissement direct ‘etranger en Chire et Croissance Economique", Revue D’Economic Du Developpement”, France (June 1996) (Co-Author: Yan Wang).

  1. “The Myth of East Asia: A Comment", Foreign Affairs, March/April 1995.

  1. "Results of Adjustment in Africa: Selected Cases", Finance and Development, June 1994.

  1. "The IMF, The World Bank ... - Comment", World Development, December 1993.

  1. "Losers and Winners in Economic Growth: Comment", World Bank Economic Review, Proceedings of the Annual Conference on Development Economics, 1993.

  1. "Aid Allocation and Availability - Comment", World Bank Economic Review, Proceedings of the Annual Conference, 1992.

  1. "The Problem of Sub-Saharan Africa's Debt and the Solutions", African Development Review, December 1991.

  1. "Managing the Debt Crisis in the 1990s", co-author, Stanley Fischer. Finance and Development, June 1990.

  1. "Recent Experiences with the Debt Strategy", Finance and Development, September 1989.

  1. "African Economic Crisis by Ravenhill: A Book Review", Finance and Development, December 1988.

  1. "Japanese Economic Development Model: Lessons for Pakistan", Pakistan Journal of Public Administration, Winter 1974.

  1. "Village Modernization in Sind: A Suggested Strategy", Pakistan Administration Review, Winter 1974.

  1. "Employment Aspects of Industrial Growth in West Pakistan", Pakistan Development Review, Summer 1974.

  1. “Mechanics of Development Planning in Pakistan”, Pakistan Economic and Social Review, December 1973.