Faculty Profile

Dr. Saad Azmat

Associate Professor

Suleman Dawood School Of Business

Dr. Saad Azmat is an Associate Professor of Finance and Associate Dean Research at Suleman Dawood School of Business, Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS). He is also the Chair of the Centre for Islamic Finance at LUMS. His research is published in well regarded academic journals including Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization and Pacific Basin Finance Journal. He has been a visiting researcher at a number of institutions around the world including University of Chicago, Monash University   and INCEIF.  He has been a consultant to government organizations, Islamic banks and corporate firms. 

      • Cases

      • Azmat, S. (2015). Monetary Value of Time: Understanding Compounding and Real Changes, Published. LUMS No: 02-610-2015-2, Case Research Centre, Lahore University of Management Sciences.
      • Azmat, S. (2014). Socrates on Finance, Time Value of Money and Public Sector, Published. CRC Number 02-606-2014-2, Case Research Centre, Lahore University of Management Sciences.
      • Azmat, S. (2013). The Economic Foundation of New Public Management Paradigm, Published. CRC Number 11-124-2013-2, Case Research Centre, Lahore University of Management Sciences.
      • Chapters

      • Azmat, S. & Azad, S. (2011). Efficiency, Cointegration and Contagion in Equity Markets: Evidence from China, Japan and South Korea in R. W. Kolb (Ed), Published. Financial Contagion: The Viral Threat to the Wealth of Nations, John Wiley & Sons.
    Award
  • 2015: Best Paper Award Malaysian Finance Association Conference, Malaysian Finance Association
  • 2011: Organization of Islamic Countries (OIC) Islamic Finance Scholar to Malaysia, OIC
  • 2011: Dean's Postgraduate Research Excellence Award, Monash University Australia
  • 2006: Best Student in Economics Award, University of Hull
  • 2005: The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) prize 2005 (awarded to the best second year undergraduate student in Economics Department), University of Hull
    Honor
  • 2014: Working with Zameen.com to develop Pakistan's First Ever Real Estate Index, Zameen.com
    Scholarship
  • 2011: Monash Graduate Scholarship MGS, Monash University Australia
  • 2009: Monash International Postgraduate Research Scholarship MIPRS, Monash University Australia
  • 2007: Tuition Fee Scholarship, University of British Columbia
  • 2006: Lord Wilberforce full Tuition Fee Scholarship is awarded to the best three undergraduate entrance candidates and includes a full waiver. I maintained the scholarship for all three years of my studies, Lord Wilberforce