Faculty Profile

Dr. Abid Aman Burki

Professor

Department Of 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 ,
Semester Title Code
Spring Semester 2017-18 Senior Project 1702
Spring Semester 2017-18 Master's Thesis 1702
Spring Semester 2017-18 Applied Microeconomics 1702
Fall Semester 2017-18 Senior Project 1701
Fall Semester 2017-18 Senior Project 1701
Fall Semester 2017-18 Poverty and Income Distribution 1701
Fall Semester 2017-18 Master's Thesis 1701
Fall Semester 2017-18 Master's Thesis 1701
Fall Semester 2017-18 Agriculture and Food Policy 1701
Summer Semester 2016-17 Master's Thesis 1603
Spring Semester 2016-17 Senior Project 1602
Spring Semester 2016-17 Master's Thesis 1602
Spring Semester 2016-17 Applied Microeconomics 1602
Fall Semester 2016-17 Poverty and Income Distribution 1601
Fall Semester 2016-17 Master's Thesis 1601
Fall Semester 2016-17 Master's Thesis 1601
Fall Semester 2016-17 Independent Study 1601
Fall Semester 2016-17 Agriculture and Food Policy 1601
Fall Semester 2016-17 Senior Project I 1601
Summer Semester 2015-16 Master's Thesis 1503
Spring Semester 2015-16 Poverty and Income Distribution 1502
Spring Semester 2015-16 Master's Thesis 1502
Spring Semester 2015-16 Master's Thesis 1502
Spring Semester 2015-16 Applied Microeconomics 1502
Fall Semester 2015-16 Master's Thesis 1501
Fall Semester 2015-16 Agriculture and Food Policy 1501
Fall Semester 2015-16 Master's Thesis 1501
Fall Semester 2015-16 Senior Project I 1501
Summer Semester 2014-15 Master's Thesis 1403
Summer Semester 2014-15 Master's Thesis 1403
Spring Semester 2014-15 Master's Thesis 1402
Spring Semester 2014-15 Applied Microeconomics 1402
Spring Semester 2014-15 Master's Thesis 1402
Fall Semester 2014-15 Master's Thesis 1401
Fall Semester 2014-15 Agriculture and Food Policy 1401
Fall Semester 2014-15 Principles of Microeconomics 1401
Fall Semester 2014-15 Master's Thesis 1401
Fall Semester 2014-15 Senior Project I 1401
  • Past Courses
    Semester Title Code
    Spring Semester 2013-14 Master's Thesis 1302
    Spring Semester 2013-14 Applied Microeconomics 1302
    Spring Semester 2013-14 Topics in Development Economics 1302
    Spring Semester 2013-14 Senior Project I 1302
    Fall Semester 2013-14 Agriculture and Food Policy 1301
    Fall Semester 2013-14 Senior Project I 1301
    Spring Semester 2012-13 Senior Project I 1202
    Spring Semester 2012-13 Master's Thesis 1202
    Spring Semester 2012-13 Independent Study 1202
    Spring Semester 2012-13 Independent Study 1202
    Spring Semester 2012-13 Applied Microeconomics 1202
    Spring Semester 2012-13 Topics in Development Economics 1202
    Spring Semester 2012-13 Senior Project I 1202
    Fall Semester 2012-13 Agriculture and Food Policy 1201
    Spring Semester 2011-12 Senior Project II 1102
    Spring Semester 2011-12 Master's Thesis 1102
    Spring Semester 2011-12 Applied Microeconomics 1102
    Spring Semester 2011-12 Topics in Development Economics 1102
    Spring Semester 2011-12 Senior Project I 1102
    Fall Semester 2011-12 Agriculture and Food Policy 1101
    Spring Semester 2010-11 Independent Study 1002
    Spring Semester 2010-11 Applied Microeconomics 1002
    Spring Semester 2010-11 Topics in Development Economics 1002
    Spring Semester 2010-11 Senior Project I 1002
    Fall Semester 2010-11 Independent Study 1001
    Fall Semester 2010-11 Independent Study 1001
    Fall Semester 2010-11 Agriculture and Food Policy 1001
    Fall Semester 2010-11 Senior Project I 1001
    Spring Qtr 2008-2009 Master's Thesis 803
    Spring Qtr 2008-2009 Applied Microeconomics 803
    Spring Qtr 2008-2009 Senior Project I 803
    Winter Qtr 2008-09 Seminar in Development Economics II 802
    Winter Qtr 2008-09 Agriculture and Food Policy 802
    Autumn Qtr 2008-09 Seminar in Development Economics 801
    Autumn Qtr 2008-09 Agriculture and Food Policy 801
    Summer Qtr 2007-08 ECON Independent Study I 704
    Spring Qtr 2007-08 Topics in Development Economics 703
    Spring Qtr 2007-08 Agriculture and Food Policy 703
    Autumn Qtr 2007-08 Applied Microeconomics 701
    Autumn Qtr 2007-08 Agriculture and Food Policy 701
    Spring Qtr 2006-07 Applied Microeconomics 603
    Winter Qtr 2005-06 Topics in Development Economics 502
    Autumn Qtr 2005-06 Microeconomics II 501
    Spring Qtr 2004-05 Applied Economics 403
    Autumn Qtr 2004-05 Intermediate Microeconomics 401
    Autumn Qtr 2003-04 Principles of Economics 301
    Winter Qtr 2002-03 Principles of Microeconomics 202
    Autumn Qtr 2002-03 Principles of Economics 201