Faculty Profile

Dr. Khalid Mir

Associate Professor


Khalid Mir joined LUMS as an Assistant Professor in September 2007. He did his PhD from The University of Essex with a focus on child labour. He has an MSc from The London School of Economics and Political Science. His current research interests lie primarily in child labour and globalisation, the political economy of development- in particular: the role of institutions in the transformation to market societies and the effects on social capital. He taught Public Economics and Development Theory at LUMS from 2003-2004, and Development Studies at Birkbeck (Faculty of Continuing Education) from 2005-2006. Among his core teaching interests are topics in the philosophy of economics with a special focus on theories of justice.

Philosophy and EconomicsFall Semester 2014-151401
Development Economics TheorySpring Semester 2014-151402
Philosophy and EconomicsSpring Semester 2014-151402
Independent StudySpring Semester 2014-151402
Development Economics TheorySpring Semester 2015-161502
Philosophy and EconomicsSpring Semester 2015-161502
Philosophy and EconomicsSpring Semester 2016-171602
Philosophy and EconomicsFall Semester 2017-181701
  • Past Courses
    Microeconomics IIWinter Qtr 2003-04302
    Development Economics TheoryAutumn Qtr 2007-08701
    Senior Project IWinter Qtr 2007-08702
    Public Economics IIWinter Qtr 2007-08702
    Public Economics IISpring Qtr 2007-08703
    Philosophy and EconomicsSpring Qtr 2007-08703
    Senior Project ISummer Qtr 2007-08704
    Public Economics IIAutumn Qtr 2008-09801
    Philosophy and EconomicsAutumn Qtr 2008-09801
    Independent StudyWinter Qtr 2008-09802
    Senior Project ISpring Qtr 2008-2009803
    Public Economics IISpring Qtr 2008-2009803
    Philosophy and EconomicsSpring Qtr 2008-2009803
    Independent StudySpring Qtr 2008-2009803
    Independent StudySpring Qtr 2008-2009803
    Philosophy EconomicsSpring Qtr 2008-2009803
    Philosophy and EconomicsFall Semester 2009-10901
    Independent StudyFall Semester 2009-10901
    Philosophy and EconomicsSpring Semester 2009-10902
    Independent StudySpring Semester 2009-10902
    Independent StudySpring Semester 2009-10902
    Public EconomicsSpring Semester 2009-10902
    Independent StudySummer Semester 2009-10903
    Development Economics TheoryFall Semester 2010-111001
    Philosophy and EconomicsFall Semester 2010-111001
    Development Economics TheorySpring Semester 2010-111002
    Independent StudySpring Semester 2010-111002
    Development Economics TheoryFall Semester 2011-121101
    Development Economics TheorySpring Semester 2011-121102
    Philosophy and EconomicsSpring Semester 2011-121102
    Master's ThesisSpring Semester 2011-121102
    Independent StudySummer Semester 2011-121103
    Development Economics TheoryFall Semester 2012-131201
    Development Economics TheorySpring Semester 2012-131202
    Philosophy and EconomicsSpring Semester 2012-131202
    Development Economics TheoryFall Semester 2013-141301
    Development Economics TheorySpring Semester 2013-141302
    Philosophy and EconomicsSpring Semester 2013-141302