Economics at your fingertips  

Lahore Journal of Economics

2003 - 2014

from Department of Economics, The Lahore School of Economics
Contact information at EDIRC.
Series data maintained by Shahid Salahuddin ().

Access Statistics for this journal.
Track citations for all items by RSS feed
Is something missing from the series or not right? See the RePEc data check for the archive and series.

Volume 19, issue Special Edition, 2014

Pakistan’s Parallel Foreign Exchange Market pp. 1-16 Downloads
Asma Khalid
From Fear of Floating to Benign Neglect: The Exchange Rate Regime Roller Coaster in Pakistan pp. 17-34 Downloads
Syed Kumail Abbas Rizvi, Bushra Naqvi and Nawazish Mirza
What Does the Exchange Rate Do? A Status Symbol? pp. 35-60 Downloads
Sikander Rahim
Toward a Competitive Pakistan: The Role of Industrial Policy pp. 61-90 Downloads
Irfan ul Haque
Pakistan’s Growth Spurts and Reversals: A Historical Perspective pp. 91-104 Downloads
Rashid Amjad
The Political Economy of Industrial Policy: A Comparative Study of the Textiles Industry in Pakistan pp. 105-134 Downloads
Matthew McCartney
Barriers to the Growth of Small Firms in Pakistan: A Qualitative Assessment of Selected Light Engineering Industries pp. 135-176 Downloads
Nazish Afraz, Syed Hussain and Usman Khan
The Need for a Coordinated Industrial Strategy to Boost Pakistani Exports: Lessons from Asia pp. 177-206 Downloads
Azam Chaudhry and Gul Andaman
Exporters in Pakistan and Firms Who Do Not Export: What’s the Big Difference? pp. 207-246 Downloads
Theresa Chaudhry and Muhammad Haseeb
Compliance with Global Quality Requirements in Pakistan’s Export Sector pp. 247-266 Downloads
Salman Ehsan and Ayesha Khanum
Foreign Direct Investment and Technological Capabilities: The Relevance of the East Asian Experience for Pakistan pp. 267-281 Downloads
Khalil Hamdani
The Textiles and Garments Sector: Moving Up the Value Chain pp. 283-306 Downloads
Naved Hamid, Ijaz Nabi and Rafia Zafar

Volume 19, issue 1, 2014

Determinants of School Choice: Evidence from Rural Punjab, Pakistan pp. 1-30 Downloads
Hamna Ahmed and Sahar Amjad Sheikh
The Impact of Exchange Rate Volatility on Trade: A Panel Study on Pakistan’s Trading Partners pp. 31-66 Downloads
Abdul Khan, Parvez Azim and Shabib Haider Syed
The Effect of Trade Liberalization on Firm Entry and Exit in Punjab, Pakistan pp. 67-89 Downloads
Marjan Nasir
Can Analysts Really Forecast? Evidence from the Karachi Stock Exchange pp. 91-109 Downloads
Haris Bin Jamil, Aisha Ghazi Aurakzai and Muhammad Subayyal
Terms-of-Trade Volatility and Inflation in Pakistan pp. 111-132 Downloads
Kiran Ijaz, Muhammad Zakaria and Bashir A. Fida
The Efficiency of Foreign Exchange Markets in Pakistan: An Empirical Analysis pp. 133-149 Downloads
Rizwana Bashir, Rabia Shakir, Badar Ashfaq and Atif Hassan

Volume 18, issue Special Edition, 2013

Balancing Market and Government Failure in Service Delivery pp. 1-19 Downloads
Jeffrey Hammer
Education in Pakistan’s Punjab: Outcomes and Interventions pp. 21-48 Downloads
Masooma Habib
The Public School System in Sindh: Empirical Insights pp. 49-66 Downloads
Salman Asim
Struggling against the Odds of Poverty, Access, and Gender: Secondary Schooling for Girls in Pakistan pp. 67-92 Downloads
Zeba A. Sathar, Asif Wazir and Maqsood Sadiq
Preparing Women of Substance? Education, Training, and Labor Market Outcomes for Women in Pakistan pp. 93-128 Downloads
Monazza Aslam and Shenila Rawal
Analyzing the Market for Shadow Education in Pakistan: Does Private Tuition Affect the Learning Gap between Private and Public Schools? pp. 129-160 Downloads
Bisma Haseeb Khan and Sahar Amjad Shaikh
Measuring the Differential Economic Impact of Education across Income Groups and Provinces in Pakistan: A Model-Consistent Approach pp. 161-182 Downloads
Fahd Rehman and Russel Cooper
Patronage in Rural Punjab: Evidence from a New Household Survey Dataset pp. 183-209 Downloads
Azam Chaudhry and Kate Vyborny
Historical Inequality and Intergenerational Educational Mobility: The Dynamics of Change in Rural Punjab pp. 211-231 Downloads
Ali Cheema and Muhammad Farooq Naseer
The State of Health in Pakistan: An Overview pp. 233-247 Downloads
Uzma Afzal and Anam Yusuf
Improving Public Health Delivery in Punjab, Pakistan: Issues and Opportunities pp. 249-269 Downloads
Michael Callen, Saad Gulzar, Ali Hasanain, Abdul Rehman Khan, Yasir Khan and Muhammad Zia Mehmood
Increased Rural Connectivity and its Effects on Health Outcomes pp. 271-281 Downloads
Hadia Majid
Two Social Protection Programs in Pakistan pp. 283-304 Downloads
Ijaz Nabi
Human Development and Economic Uncertainties: Exploring Another Dimension of Development pp. 305-334 Downloads
Jamshed Uppal and Syeda Rabab Mudakkar
Microinsurance in Pakistan: Progress, Problems, and Prospects pp. 335-374 Downloads
Theresa Chaudhry and Fazilda Nabeel

Volume 18, issue 2, 2013

An Analysis of the Relationship between Inflation and Gold Prices: Evidence from Pakistan pp. 1-35 Downloads
Saira Tufail and Sadia Batool
Choice of Anchor Currencies and Dynamic Preferences for Exchange Rate Pegging in Asia pp. 37-49 Downloads
Syed Kumail Abbas Rizvi, Bushra Naqvi and Nawazish Mirza
Economic Returns to Education in France: OLS and Instrumental Variable Estimations pp. 51-63 Downloads
Sajjad Haider Bhatti, Jean Bourdon and Muhammad Aslam
On the (Ir)Relevance of Monetary Aggregate Targeting in Pakistan: An Eclectic View pp. 65-119 Downloads
Adnan Haider, Asad Jan and Kalim Hyder
Forward-Looking and Backward-Looking Taylor Rules: Evidence from Pakistan pp. 121-145 Downloads
Nadia Tahir
Estimating Firms’ Vulnerability to Short-Term Financing Shocks: The Case of Foreign Exchange Companies in Pakistan pp. 147-163 Downloads
Ijaz Hussain

Volume 18, issue 1, 2013

One-Step-Ahead Forecastability of GARCH (1,1): A Comparative Analysis of USD- and PKR-Based Exchange Rate Volatilities pp. 1-38 Downloads
Abdul Khan and Parvez Azim
Interest Rate Pass-Through: Empirical Evidence from Pakistan pp. 39-62 Downloads
Sheikh Khurram Fazal and Muhammad Abdus Salam
Does Equity Derivatives Trading Affect the Systematic Risk of the Underlying Stocks in an Emerging Market: Evidence from Pakistan’s Futures Market pp. 63-80 Downloads
Safi Ullah Khan and Zaheer Abbas
The Co-determinants of Capital Structure and Stock Returns: Evidence from the Karachi Stock Exchange pp. 81-92 Downloads
Hamid Ahmad, Bashir A. Fida and Muhammad Zakaria
The Export Supply Response ofMangoes: A Cointegration and Causality Analysis pp. 93-116 Downloads
Abdul Ghafoor, Khalid Mushtaq and Abedullah Abedullah
The Impact of Health Information Provision on Breast Cancer-Related Knowledge and Protective Behaviors: An Experiment in Health Education pp. 117-133 Downloads
Sarah Shahed

Volume 17, issue Special Edition, 2012

Toward a Heterodox Approach: Reconciling Stabilization and Economic Growth in Pakistan pp. 1-32 Downloads
Irfan ul Haque and Sahar Amjad
The Captivating Vision of the “New Growth Strategy”: The Missing Political Economy Perspective pp. 33-49 Downloads
Akbar Zaidi S.
Stagflation, the Labor Market Impact, and the Poverty Puzzle in Pakistan: A Preliminary Analysis pp. 51-71 Downloads
Rashid Amjad
Pakistan’s Power Crisis: How Did We Get Here? pp. 73-82 Downloads
Kamal A. Munir and Salman Khalid
Industrialization by Fitting in: Acquiring Technology through Collaboration and Subcontracting pp. 83-102 Downloads
Sikander Rahim
Export Barriers in Pakistan: Results of a Firm-Level Survey pp. 103-134 Downloads
Rashid Amjad, Ejaz Ghani, Musleh-ud Din and Tariq Mahmood
The Constraints to Industry in Punjab, Pakistan pp. 135-189 Downloads
Syed Hussain, Usman Khan, Kashif Zaheer Malik and Adeel Faheem
The Birth of Exporters: Entry and Scale of Firms in Punjab’s Export Sectors pp. 191-212 Downloads
Azam Chaudhry, Marjan Nasir and Maryiam Haroon
Competitiveness and Pakistan: A Dangerous, Distorting, and Dead-End Obsession? pp. 213-241 Downloads
Matthew McCartney
Pakistan’s Quest for a New Growth Vent: Lessons from History pp. 243-269 Downloads
Ijaz Nabi
The Opportunities and Pitfalls of Pakistan’s Trade with China and Other Neighbors pp. 271-292 Downloads
Naved Hamid and Sarah Hayat
The Prospects for Indo-Pakistan Trade pp. 293-313 Downloads
Hafiz A. Pasha and Muhammad Imran
Sri Lanka’s Free Trade Agreements with India and Pakistan: Are They Leading Bilateral Trade Beyond Normalcy? pp. 315-337 Downloads
Sirimal Abeyratne
Making Devolution Work in Pakistan pp. 339-357 Downloads
Aisha Ghaus-Pasha
Adapting Public Sector Services to Local Delivery pp. 359-385 Downloads
Ishrat Husain
The 18th Constitutional Amendment: Glue or Solvent for Nation Building and Citizenship in Pakistan? pp. 387-424 Downloads
Anwar Shah
Civil Service Management in Devolved Government: Reconciling Local Accountability and Career Incentives in Pakistan pp. 425-445 Downloads
Musharraf Cyan

Volume 17, issue 2, 2012

The Impact of Public School Enrolment on Child Labor in Punjab, Pakistan pp. 1-34 Downloads
Hamna Ahmed
What Does Pakistan Have to Join the Inflation Targeters’ Club—a Royal Flush or a Seven-Deuce Offsuit? pp. 35-62 Downloads
Akber Rizvi, Bushra Naqvi and Sayyid Salman Rizavi
Human Capital and MultifacetedInnovation: Evidence from the Lahore Knitwear Cluster in Pakistan pp. 63-86 Downloads
Fahd Rehman
The Harberger-Laursen-Metzler Effect: Evidence from Pakistan pp. 87-110 Downloads
Tayyaba Idrees and Saira Tufail
A Benefit Incidence Analysisof Public Spending on Education in PakistanUsing PSLM Data pp. 111-136 Downloads
Zahid Asghar and Mudassar Zahra
Poverty, Income Inequality, and Growth in Pakistan: A Pooled Regression Analysis pp. 137-157 Downloads
Ahmed Raza Cheema and Ahmed Raza Cheema
Book Review: McCartney, Mathew, Pakistan – The Political Economy of Growth, Stagnation and the State, 1951–2009,Routledge, London and New York, ISBN13: 978-0-415-57747-2 and ISBN13: 978-0-203-81476-5, 2011, pp. 241 pp. 159-161 Downloads
Nina Gera

Volume 17, issue 1, 2012

A Decomposition Analysis of Capital Structure: Evidence from Pakistan’s Manufacturing Sector pp. 1-31 Downloads
Attiya Javid and Qaisar Imad
The Consequences of Easy Credit Policy, High Gearing, and Firms’ Profitability in Pakistan’s Textile Sector: A Panel Data Analysis pp. 33-44 Downloads
Ijaz Hussain
Human Capital Convergence: Evidence from the Punjab pp. 45-61 Downloads
Uzma Afzal
Does Access to Modern Marketing Channels Improve Dairy Enterprises’ Efficiency? A Case Study of Punjab, Pakistan pp. 63-82 Downloads
Sana Sadaf and Khalid Riaz
The Impact of Gypsum Application on Groundnut Yield in Rainfed Pothwar: An Economic Perspective pp. 83-100 Downloads
Hussnain Shah, Muhammad Azeem Khan, Tariq Azeem, Abdul Majid and Abid Mehmood
The Determinants of Food Prices in Pakistan pp. 101-128 Downloads
Henna Ahsan, Zainab Iftikhar and M. Ali Kemal
Page updated 2015-07-30