Faculty Profile

Dr. Irfan Ahmad Qureshi

Assistant Professor

Department Of Economics

Dr. Irfan Qureshi has joined us as Assistant Professor-Tenure Track in the Department of Economics - (MGSHSS).

Dr. Qureshi recently completed his PhD. in Economics from the University of Warwick, UK after having obtained his M.Phil. from the same institution in 2013. He has an undergraduate degree from McGill University, Canada, a Master of Science from GSE, Barcelona, Spain, specializing in macroeconomic policy and financial markets, and a diploma in teaching and learning in higher education from the University of Warwick.

His current research explores topics related to the conduct of monetary policy, and the role of money in business cycle models. He is also working with the Asian Development Bank, Philippines, on developing ‘nowcasting’ and forecasting tools for developing countries who are facing critical data issues. Prior to joining LUMS, he was working with University of Warwick as a Teaching Fellow. He has been previously associated with LUMS as a Teaching Fellow from 2010 to 2011.

His research interests include:

·       Empirical Macroeconomics

·       Monetary Economics

·       Applied Macroeconometrics

Semester Title Code
Spring Semester 2017-18 Senior Project 1702
Spring Semester 2017-18 Advanced Macroeconomics 1702
Spring Semester 2017-18 Principles of Macroeconomics 1702
Fall Semester 2017-18 Senior Project 1701
Fall Semester 2017-18 Senior Project 1701
Fall Semester 2017-18 Advanced Macroeconomics 1701
Summer Semester 2016-17 Master's Thesis 1603
Spring Semester 2016-17 Directed Research Project 1602
Spring Semester 2016-17 Master's Thesis 1602
Spring Semester 2016-17 Monetary Theory and Policy 1602
Spring Semester 2016-17 Principles of Macroeconomics 1602
Fall Semester 2016-17 Money and Banking 1601
  • Past Courses
    Semester Title Code
    Spring Semester 2010-11 Independent Study 1002
    Spring Semester 2010-11 Independent Study 1002
    Spring Semester 2010-11 Empirical Macroeconomics 1002
    Spring Semester 2010-11 Principles of Macroeconomics 1002
    Fall Semester 2010-11 Independent Study 1001
    Fall Semester 2010-11 Empirical Macroeconomics 1001
    Fall Semester 2010-11 Principles of Macroeconomics 1001