Dr. Adnan Haider

Professor of Economics and Philosophy

Dr. Adnan Haider is currently working as a Professor of Economics and Philosophy at Department of Economics and Research Fellow at Center for Business and Economics Research (CBER) at the Institute of Business Administration, Karachi. Prior to that, he was associated with the Monetary Policy Department as a Research Analyst at the State Bank of Pakistan. He holds a PhD in Economics from PIDE, Islamabad and a Post Doctorate (Charles Wallace Research Fellowship) in Political Economy from the University of Oxford, UK. Earlier to this, he has also obtained master's degrees in two different disciplines, the first of which was M.Sc. Computer Science (Punjab University College of Information Technology, University of the Punjab, Lahore) and M.S in Economics (Applied Economics Research Center, University of Karachi, Karachi). He also holds Bachelor's degree in Pure and Applied Mathematics and Statistics from University of the Punjab, Lahore. During his studies, he also took various French and Arabic language courses. He is currently teaching graduate level economics at IBA, Karachi. Dr. Haider is an Expert in Public Policy with particular focus on survey and Program Design, Project Monitoring, Evaluation, and Data Analysis in Pakistan. He has also served as consultant to World Bank, IFPRI, FAO, Coke Cola Beverages Ltd, and Enclude, USA.