Faculty Profile

Dr. Syed Muhammad Hussain

Assistant Professor

Department Of Economics

I graduated from LUMS in 2006 and went for my Ph.D. on a Fulbright Scholarship in 2007. I graduated from the University of Rochester, NY in 2012. 

    • Article
      • Hussain, S. M. .(2015). Comparing the Effects of Discretionary Tax Changes Across the US and the UK . Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking ,
      • Hussain, S. M. .(2015). A Note on the Cogley-Nason-Sims Approach . Economics Letters. ,
      • Hussain, S. M. .(2015). A Commodity Level Analysis of Effects of Supply and Demand Shocks on Exports . Canadian Economic Association Annual Conference 2015 ,
      • Hussain, S. M. .(2015). Asymmetric Effects of Exogenous Tax Changes . Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control ,
      • Hussain, S. M. .(2015). The contractionary effects of tax shocks on productivity: An empirical and theoretical analysis . Journal of Macroeconomics , Elsevier , pp. 93-107
      • Hussain, S. M. .(2015). Reversing the Brain Drain: Is it Beneficial? . World Development , Elsevier , pp. 310-322
      • Hussain, S. M. .(2014). Understanding the Sims-Cogley-Nason Approach in A Finite Sample . , https://ideas.repec.org/p/pra/mprapa/53118.html
    • Report
      • Hussain, S. M. .(2014). Tax Compliance and Measures to Counter Tax Evasion in Pakistan: Sector Analysis for Beverage Industry (Soft drink and mineral water segment) . GIZ/FBR , GIZ/FBR
      • Hussain, S. M. .(2014). Tax Compliance and Measures to Counter Tax Evasion in Pakistan: Sector Analysis for Pulp, Paper & Paper Board . GIZ/FBR , GIZ/FBR
      • Hussain, S. M. .(2014). Tax Compliance and Measures to Counter Tax Evasion in Pakistan: Sector Analysis for Cement Industry . Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH/Federal Board of Revenue , GIZ/FBR
      • Hussain, S. M. .(2014). Tax Compliance and Measures to Counter Tax Evasion in Pakistan: Sector Analysis for Sugar Industry . Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH/Federal Board of Revenue , GIZ/FBR
Semester Title Code
Fall Semester 2017-18 Master's Thesis 1701
Summer Semester 2016-17 Master's Thesis 1603
Summer Semester 2016-17 Intermediate Macroeconomics 1603
Spring Semester 2016-17 Senior Project II 1602
Spring Semester 2016-17 Master's Thesis 1602
Spring Semester 2016-17 International Finance 1602
Fall Semester 2016-17 Master's Thesis 1601
Fall Semester 2016-17 Master's Thesis 1601
Fall Semester 2016-17 Intermediate Macroeconomics 1601
Fall Semester 2016-17 Advanced Macroeconomics 1601
Fall Semester 2016-17 Master's Thesis 1601
Fall Semester 2016-17 Senior Project I 1601
Summer Semester 2015-16 Master's Thesis 1503
Summer Semester 2015-16 Intermediate Macroeconomics 1503
Spring Semester 2015-16 Senior Project II 1502
Spring Semester 2015-16 Master's Thesis 1502
Spring Semester 2015-16 Independent Study 1502
Spring Semester 2015-16 Senior Project I 1502
Spring Semester 2015-16 International Finance 1502
Fall Semester 2015-16 Intermediate Macroeconomics 1501
Fall Semester 2015-16 Advanced Macroeconomics 1501
Fall Semester 2015-16 Master's Thesis 1501
Fall Semester 2015-16 Senior Project I 1501
Summer Semester 2014-15 Intermediate Macroeconomics 1403
Spring Semester 2014-15 Directed Research Project 1402
Spring Semester 2014-15 Independent Study 1402
Spring Semester 2014-15 Independent Study 1402
Spring Semester 2014-15 Independent Study 1402
Spring Semester 2014-15 Senior Project I 1402
Spring Semester 2014-15 International Finance 1402
Fall Semester 2014-15 Master's Thesis 1401
Fall Semester 2014-15 Monetary Theory and Policy 1401
Fall Semester 2014-15 Advanced Macroeconomics 1401
Fall Semester 2014-15 Senior Project I 1401
  • Past Courses
    Semester Title Code
    Summer Semester 2013-14 Intermediate Macroeconomics 1303
    Spring Semester 2013-14 Master's Thesis 1302
    Spring Semester 2013-14 Independent Study 1302
    Spring Semester 2013-14 Independent Study 1302
    Spring Semester 2013-14 Senior Project I 1302
    Spring Semester 2013-14 International Finance 1302
    Fall Semester 2013-14 Independent Study 1301
    Fall Semester 2013-14 Topics in Mathematical Method for Economists 1301
    Fall Semester 2013-14 Advanced Macroeconomics 1301
    Summer Semester 2012-13 Intermediate Macroeconomics 1203
    Spring Semester 2012-13 Master's Thesis 1202
    Spring Semester 2012-13 Senior Project I 1202
    Spring Semester 2012-13 International Finance 1202
    Fall Semester 2012-13 Topics in Mathematical Method for Economists 1201
    Fall Semester 2012-13 Advanced Macroeconomics 1201
    Summer Semester 2010-11 Statistics and Data Analysis 1003
    Summer Qtr 2007-08 Mathematics for Economists 704
    Summer Qtr 2007-08 ECON Independent Study I 704