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 ,
TitleSemesterCode
Senior Project IFall Semester 2014-151401
Master's ThesisFall Semester 2014-151401
Principles of MicroeconomicsFall Semester 2014-151401
Agriculture and Food PolicyFall Semester 2014-151401
Master's ThesisFall Semester 2014-151401
Master's ThesisSpring Semester 2014-151402
Applied MicroeconomicsSpring Semester 2014-151402
Master's ThesisSpring Semester 2014-151402
Master's ThesisSummer Semester 2014-151403
Master's ThesisSummer Semester 2014-151403
Senior Project IFall Semester 2015-161501
Master's ThesisFall Semester 2015-161501
Agriculture and Food PolicyFall Semester 2015-161501
Master's ThesisFall Semester 2015-161501
Applied MicroeconomicsSpring Semester 2015-161502
Master's ThesisSpring Semester 2015-161502
Master's ThesisSpring Semester 2015-161502
Poverty and Income DistributionSpring Semester 2015-161502
Master's ThesisSummer Semester 2015-161503
Senior Project IFall Semester 2016-171601
Agriculture and Food PolicyFall Semester 2016-171601
Independent StudyFall Semester 2016-171601
Master's ThesisFall Semester 2016-171601
Master's ThesisFall Semester 2016-171601
Poverty and Income DistributionFall Semester 2016-171601
Applied MicroeconomicsSpring Semester 2016-171602
Master's ThesisSpring Semester 2016-171602
Senior ProjectSpring Semester 2016-171602
Master's ThesisSummer Semester 2016-171603
Agriculture and Food PolicyFall Semester 2017-181701
Poverty and Income DistributionFall Semester 2017-181701
  • Past Courses
    TitleSemesterCode
    Principles of EconomicsAutumn Qtr 2002-03201
    Principles of MicroeconomicsWinter Qtr 2002-03202
    Principles of EconomicsAutumn Qtr 2003-04301
    Intermediate MicroeconomicsAutumn Qtr 2004-05401
    Applied EconomicsSpring Qtr 2004-05403
    Microeconomics IIAutumn Qtr 2005-06501
    Topics in Development EconomicsWinter Qtr 2005-06502
    Applied MicroeconomicsSpring Qtr 2006-07603
    Agriculture and Food PolicyAutumn Qtr 2007-08701
    Applied MicroeconomicsAutumn Qtr 2007-08701
    Agriculture and Food PolicySpring Qtr 2007-08703
    Topics in Development EconomicsSpring Qtr 2007-08703
    ECON Independent Study ISummer Qtr 2007-08704
    Agriculture and Food PolicyAutumn Qtr 2008-09801
    Seminar in Development EconomicsAutumn Qtr 2008-09801
    Agriculture and Food PolicyWinter Qtr 2008-09802
    Seminar in Development Economics IIWinter Qtr 2008-09802
    Senior Project ISpring Qtr 2008-2009803
    Applied MicroeconomicsSpring Qtr 2008-2009803
    Master's ThesisSpring Qtr 2008-2009803
    Senior Project IFall Semester 2010-111001
    Agriculture and Food PolicyFall Semester 2010-111001
    Independent StudyFall Semester 2010-111001
    Independent StudyFall Semester 2010-111001
    Senior Project ISpring Semester 2010-111002
    Topics in Development EconomicsSpring Semester 2010-111002
    Applied MicroeconomicsSpring Semester 2010-111002
    Independent StudySpring Semester 2010-111002
    Agriculture and Food PolicyFall Semester 2011-121101
    Senior Project ISpring Semester 2011-121102
    Topics in Development EconomicsSpring Semester 2011-121102
    Applied MicroeconomicsSpring Semester 2011-121102
    Master's ThesisSpring Semester 2011-121102
    Senior Project IISpring Semester 2011-121102
    Agriculture and Food PolicyFall Semester 2012-131201
    Senior Project ISpring Semester 2012-131202
    Topics in Development EconomicsSpring Semester 2012-131202
    Applied MicroeconomicsSpring Semester 2012-131202
    Independent StudySpring Semester 2012-131202
    Independent StudySpring Semester 2012-131202
    Master's ThesisSpring Semester 2012-131202
    Senior Project ISpring Semester 2012-131202
    Senior Project IFall Semester 2013-141301
    Agriculture and Food PolicyFall Semester 2013-141301
    Senior Project ISpring Semester 2013-141302
    Topics in Development EconomicsSpring Semester 2013-141302
    Applied MicroeconomicsSpring Semester 2013-141302
    Master's ThesisSpring Semester 2013-141302