Dr. Shahida Wizarat

Dean CESD & Head of Economics Department

Director Research & Chief Editor PBR Journal

shahida.wizarat@iobm.edu.pk

Dr. Shahida Wizarat, Dean of College of Economics & Social Development and Head of the Department, Economics is an independent economist and has been involved in research, teaching and administration. Her areas of interest are industrial economics focusing on industrial productivity, its determinants; concentration and profitability; development economic issues; economic policies; debt and its management. She is the author of forty five research papers and articles published in journals of international repute in Pakistan and abroad. She has organized, attended and read papers at several international and national conferences. She earned her PhD in Economics from the University of East Anglia, Norwich, England and an MA in Economics from Vanderbilt University, USA. She has served as the Editor of the Pakistan Journal of Applied Economics and Director of the Applied Economics Research Center, University of Karachi. She has also served on the Board of Directors of the Karachi Stock Exchange. She is on advisory boards and research councils of several organizations and universities.

Institute of Business Management (IoBM)

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Korangi Creek, Karachi Pakistan – 75190

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shahida.wizarat@iobm.edu.pk