Faculty Profile

Dr. Abid Aman Burki

Professor

Economics

Dr. Abid Aman Burki is a Professor of Economics at the Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS). He was also Director of the Centre for Management and Economic Research of LUMS from 2003 to 2010. Dr. Burki received his PhD in Economics from Kansas State University. Prior to his appointment at LUMS, he was on the economics faculty of Quaid-i-Azam University (1985-2002) most recently as Professor and Head of the Economics Department. He has also taught courses at Kansas State University. He serves on several high-level committees and taskforces of the government. He is also a referee for numerous academic journals. His research interests lie in the areas of applied microeconomics; development economics; and production economics. He has authored or co-authored more than 70 articles, book chapters and professional reports. He is the co-author of Draft Industrial Policy 2012 published by the Ministry of Industries, Islamabad; Situation Analysis of Children and Women in Pakistan published by UNICEF in 2012; and Out of School Children in Pakistan: Country Study to be published by UNICEF in 2013. His academic research has appeared in World Development, Applied Economics, Economics Bulletin, Energy Economics, Journal of Economics and Business, Pakistan Development Review and other journals. He has supervised three PhD, 18 MPhil and 28 Master’s theses. In recognition of his services he was conferred the President of Pakistan’s academic distinction award Izaz-i-Fazeelat in 2001.

    • Book editorial
      • Burki, A. A. LUMS Economics Working Paper Series . , Department of Economics
    • Journal Articles
      • Burki, A. A. .(2014). Group-based BDS matching grants and farm-level outcomes in Pakistan . Journal of Development Effectiveness , Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group , pp. 43-63
      • Burki, A. A. From Chronic Disease to Food Poverty: Evidence from Pakistan . The Pakistan Development Review , Pakistan Institute of Development Economics
      • Burki, A. A. Banking Deregulation and Allocative Efficiency in Pakistan . Applied Economics , Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group
    • Report
      • Burki, A. A. .(2015). Tax Compliance and Measures to Counter Tax Evasion in Pakistan: Sector Analysis for Cement Industry . Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH/Federal Board of Revenue ,
      • Burki, A. A. .(2014). Consumer Preferences for Sales and Service Operations of Toyota 3S Dealerships Wave 12 . , Indus Motors Company
      • Burki, A. A. .(2014). Tax Compliance and Measures to Counter Tax Evasion in Pakistan: Sector Analysis for Pulp, Paper & Paper Board . , GIZ and FBR
      • Burki, A. A. .(2014). Tax Compliance and Measures to Counter Tax Evasion in Pakistan: Sector Analysis for Beverage Industry (Soft drink and mineral water segment) . , GIZ/FBR
      • Burki, A. A. .(2014). Tax Compliance and Measures to Counter Tax Evasion in Pakistan: Sector Analysis for Sugar Industry . Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH/Federal Board of Revenue ,
      • Burki, A. A. Consumer Preferences for Sales and Service Operations of Toyota 3S Dealerships Wave 11 . Indus Motor Company ,
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Fall Semester 2017-18Senior Project1701
Fall Semester 2017-18Senior Project1701
Fall Semester 2017-18Poverty and Income Distribution1701
Fall Semester 2017-18Master's Thesis1701
Fall Semester 2017-18Master's Thesis1701
Fall Semester 2017-18Agriculture and Food Policy1701
Summer Semester 2016-17Master's Thesis1603
Spring Semester 2016-17Senior Project1602
Spring Semester 2016-17Master's Thesis1602
Spring Semester 2016-17Applied Microeconomics1602
Fall Semester 2016-17Poverty and Income Distribution1601
Fall Semester 2016-17Master's Thesis1601
Fall Semester 2016-17Master's Thesis1601
Fall Semester 2016-17Independent Study1601
Fall Semester 2016-17Agriculture and Food Policy1601
Fall Semester 2016-17Senior Project I1601
Summer Semester 2015-16Master's Thesis1503
Spring Semester 2015-16Poverty and Income Distribution1502
Spring Semester 2015-16Master's Thesis1502
Spring Semester 2015-16Master's Thesis1502
Spring Semester 2015-16Applied Microeconomics1502
Fall Semester 2015-16Master's Thesis1501
Fall Semester 2015-16Agriculture and Food Policy1501
Fall Semester 2015-16Master's Thesis1501
Fall Semester 2015-16Senior Project I1501
Summer Semester 2014-15Master's Thesis1403
Summer Semester 2014-15Master's Thesis1403
Spring Semester 2014-15Master's Thesis1402
Spring Semester 2014-15Applied Microeconomics1402
Spring Semester 2014-15Master's Thesis1402
Fall Semester 2014-15Master's Thesis1401
Fall Semester 2014-15Agriculture and Food Policy1401
Fall Semester 2014-15Principles of Microeconomics1401
Fall Semester 2014-15Master's Thesis1401
Fall Semester 2014-15Senior Project I1401
  • Past Courses
    SemesterTitleCode
    Spring Semester 2013-14Master's Thesis1302
    Spring Semester 2013-14Applied Microeconomics1302
    Spring Semester 2013-14Topics in Development Economics1302
    Spring Semester 2013-14Senior Project I1302
    Fall Semester 2013-14Agriculture and Food Policy1301
    Fall Semester 2013-14Senior Project I1301
    Spring Semester 2012-13Senior Project I1202
    Spring Semester 2012-13Master's Thesis1202
    Spring Semester 2012-13Independent Study1202
    Spring Semester 2012-13Independent Study1202
    Spring Semester 2012-13Applied Microeconomics1202
    Spring Semester 2012-13Topics in Development Economics1202
    Spring Semester 2012-13Senior Project I1202
    Fall Semester 2012-13Agriculture and Food Policy1201
    Spring Semester 2011-12Senior Project II1102
    Spring Semester 2011-12Master's Thesis1102
    Spring Semester 2011-12Applied Microeconomics1102
    Spring Semester 2011-12Topics in Development Economics1102
    Spring Semester 2011-12Senior Project I1102
    Fall Semester 2011-12Agriculture and Food Policy1101
    Spring Semester 2010-11Independent Study1002
    Spring Semester 2010-11Applied Microeconomics1002
    Spring Semester 2010-11Topics in Development Economics1002
    Spring Semester 2010-11Senior Project I1002
    Fall Semester 2010-11Independent Study1001
    Fall Semester 2010-11Independent Study1001
    Fall Semester 2010-11Agriculture and Food Policy1001
    Fall Semester 2010-11Senior Project I1001
    Spring Qtr 2008-2009Master's Thesis803
    Spring Qtr 2008-2009Applied Microeconomics803
    Spring Qtr 2008-2009Senior Project I803
    Winter Qtr 2008-09Seminar in Development Economics II802
    Winter Qtr 2008-09Agriculture and Food Policy802
    Autumn Qtr 2008-09Seminar in Development Economics801
    Autumn Qtr 2008-09Agriculture and Food Policy801
    Summer Qtr 2007-08ECON Independent Study I704
    Spring Qtr 2007-08Topics in Development Economics703
    Spring Qtr 2007-08Agriculture and Food Policy703
    Autumn Qtr 2007-08Applied Microeconomics701
    Autumn Qtr 2007-08Agriculture and Food Policy701
    Spring Qtr 2006-07Applied Microeconomics603
    Winter Qtr 2005-06Topics in Development Economics502
    Autumn Qtr 2005-06Microeconomics II501
    Spring Qtr 2004-05Applied Economics403
    Autumn Qtr 2004-05Intermediate Microeconomics401
    Autumn Qtr 2003-04Principles of Economics301
    Winter Qtr 2002-03Principles of Microeconomics202
    Autumn Qtr 2002-03Principles of Economics201