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

SemesterTitleCode
Summer Semester 2017-18Master's Thesis1703
Summer Semester 2017-18Advanced Macroeconomics1703
Spring Semester 2017-18Senior Project1702
Spring Semester 2017-18Senior Project1702
Spring Semester 2017-18Directed Research Project1702
Spring Semester 2017-18Advanced Macroeconomics1702
Spring Semester 2017-18Principles of Macroeconomics1702
Fall Semester 2017-18Senior Project1701
Fall Semester 2017-18Senior Project1701
Fall Semester 2017-18Advanced Macroeconomics1701
Summer Semester 2016-17Master's Thesis1603
Spring Semester 2016-17Directed Research Project1602
Spring Semester 2016-17Master's Thesis1602
Spring Semester 2016-17Monetary Theory and Policy1602
Spring Semester 2016-17Principles of Macroeconomics1602
Fall Semester 2016-17Money and Banking1601
  • Past Courses
    SemesterTitleCode
    Spring Semester 2010-11Independent Study1002
    Spring Semester 2010-11Independent Study1002
    Spring Semester 2010-11Empirical Macroeconomics1002
    Spring Semester 2010-11Principles of Macroeconomics1002
    Fall Semester 2010-11Independent Study1001
    Fall Semester 2010-11Empirical Macroeconomics1001
    Fall Semester 2010-11Principles of Macroeconomics1001