Daud Ahmed Dard is a graduate of the London School of Economics with a B.Sc. (Honors) in Economics and a graduate of the New York University (NYU) from where he did his Master’s degree in Economics. At NYU, he specialized in Finance and took advanced doctoral level coursework in Finance. He has taught at NYU and LUMS and has also conducted training sessions for trainee Assistant Commissioners, District Management Group (DMG). While at NYU, he assisted in curriculum re-design as well as in strategic planning process at the Leonard N. Stern School of Business. He has worked in the corporate and financial sectors as chief economist, as well as in investment management & research, and corporate strategic planning.
He has currently taken time out to focus exclusively on teaching and research. During his current stint at LUMS, he has designed and taught cutting-edge courses in Finance and in the rapidly evolving field of Economics of Organizations. His ongoing research is in global financial crises and in the internal economics of successful organizations in Pakistan.