Faculty Profile

Dr. Asma Hyder

Professor and Dean School of Economics and Social Sciences

Department: Economics

Specialization: Labor Economist

Onboard Status: Available

Email: ahyder@iba.edu.pk


Work Experience

  • Professor and Dean School of Economics and Social Sciences at Institute of Business Administration, Karachi (Jan-2021 to PRESENT)
  • Professor at Institute of Business Administration, Karachi (Dec-2020 to Dec-2020)
  • Professor and Chairperson, Department Economics at Institute of Business Administration, Karachi (Jul-2020 to Dec-2020)
  • Associate Professor and Chairperson, Department of Economics at Institute of Business Administration, Karachi (Dec-2019 to Jul-2020)
  • Member Social Sector & Devolution at Ministry of Planning Development & Reform (Jan-2017 to Dec-2018)
  • Associate Professor at Institute of Business Administration, Karachi (Jan-2016 to Jul-2020)
  • Associate Professor at National University of Science & Technology (Jul-2014 to Jan-2016)
  • Assistant Professor at Karachi School of Business and Leadership (Aug-2012 to Jul-2014)
  • Assistant Professor at University of Pennsylvania, USA (Jan-2010 to Dec-2011)
  • Research Fellow at Pakistan Institute of Development Economics (Sep-2006 to Mar-2007)
  • Lecturer Micro economics, Econometrics, Development economics (M.Phil and Masters Level) Conducted workshop for Micro economics, econometrics and research methods. at Allama Iqbal Open University (Jan-2000 to Dec-2005)

Academic Qualification

  • PhD (Labor Economist), National University of Sciences and Technology, Pakistan & Sussex University - 2007
  • MPhil (Economics), Quaid-I-Azam University - 1999

Research Interests

  • Labor Economist

Courses Taught

  • DEVELOPMENT ECONOMICS
  • DEVELOPMENT ECONOMICS
  • DEVELOPMENT ECONOMICS-I
  • ECONOMICS OF GENDER
  • FINAL YEAR ECONOMICS PROJECT
  • LABOUR ECONOMICS
  • MANAGERIAL ECONOMICS
  • MS THESIS
  • RESEARCH METHOD IN ECO & FIN
  • RESEARCH METHODS IN ECONOMICS
  • RESEARCH PROJECT/ PAPER FOR MS
  • SUSTAINABLE CITIES AND COMMUNITIES

Research Output


Journal Publication(s)

  • Dr. Asma Hyder, Dr. Wali- Ullah ,"Gender and Innovation: Experience of South Asian Firms",Journal of Business and Economics,Dec 30, 2019,Pakistan,
  • Tanweer Ul Islam, Dr. Asma Hyder ,"A Reflection on Child and Infant Mortality in Selected South Asian Countries",The Pakistan Journal of Social Issues,Jul 01, 2018,Pakistan,
  • Verde Salaman, Dr. Asma Hyder ,"An Insight Into Subjective Well-Being: Evidence from European Social Survey",Journal of European Studies,Dec 31, 2017,Pakistan,
  • SARAH NASIR, Dr. Asma Hyder, Dr. Qazi Masood Ahmed ,"Governance and Happiness: Evidence From Citizens’ Perception in Pakistan",IBA Business Review,Dec 01, 2017,Pakistan,Karachi
  • Ahmad Mujtaba Khan, Dr. Asma Hyder ,"The Statistical Value of Injury Risk in Pakistan's Construction and Manufacturing Sectors",The Lahore Journal of Economics,Jul 03, 2017,Pakistan,Lahore
  • Mina Zamand, Dr. Asma Hyder ,"Impact of Climatic Shocks on Child Human Capital: Evidence from Young Lives Data",Environmental Hazards: Human and Policy Dimensions,May 12, 2016,,
  • Dr. Asma Hyder, Zafar Mahmood ,"Women at Frontline during the Flood Catastrophe: A Case Study from Pakistan",Pakistan Journal of Women Studies,Sep 01, 2015,,
  • Dr. Asma Hyder, Jere Behrman, Hans-Peter Kohler ,"Negative Economic Shocks and Child Schooling : Evidence from Rural Malawi",Development Southern Africa,Jun 02, 2015,,
  • Dr. Asma Hyder, Jere R. Behrman ,"Climatic Shocks and Child Human Capital: Evidence from Ethiopia",Journal of Asian and African Studies,Oct 13, 2014,,
  • Dr. Asma Hyder, Jere R. Behrman ,"A Note on Women Economic Activities in Malawi",Journal of Development and Leadership,Mar 01, 2014,,
  • Dr. Asma Hyder, Jere R. Behrman ,"International Trade Openness and Gender Gaps in Pakistani Labor Force Participation Rates over 57 Years",Journal of the Asia Pacific Economy,Jun 25, 2012,,
  • Dr. Asma Hyder, Jere R. Behrman ,"Schooling is Associated not only with Long-Run Wages, but also with Wage Risks and Disability Risks: The Pakistani Experience",Pakistan Development Review,Dec 01, 2011,Pakistan,Islamabad
  • Abdullah Azhar, Annum Javaid, Mohsin Rehman, Dr. Asma Hyder ,"Entrepreneurial Intentions among Business Students in Pakistan",Journal of Business Systems, Governance and Ethics,Jun 01, 2010,,
  • Dr. Asma Hyder, Maqsood Sadiq ,"Determinants of Poverty in Pakistan",Hamburg Review of Social Sciences,May 01, 2010,Germany,Hamburg
  • Zainab Javied, Dr. Asma Hyder ,"Impact of Training on Earnings: Evidence from Pakistani Industries",Asian Social Science,Dec 07, 2009,Canada,
  • Dr. Asma Hyder, Ather Maqsood Ahmed ,"The Dynamics of Moonlighting in Pakistan",Pakistan Development Review,Dec 01, 2009,Pakistan,Islamabad
  • Ather Maqsood Ahmed, Dr. Asma Hyder ,"Sticky Floors and Occupational Segregation: Evidence from Pakistan",Pakistan Development Review,Dec 01, 2008,Pakistan,Islamabad
  • Dr. Asma Hyder ,"Employment Preferences and Length of Job Queues in Pakistan: An Update",Margin –Journal of Applied Economic Research,Dec 01, 2008,,
  • Dr. Asma Hyder ,"The Effects of Relocation on Wages: A Decomposition Analysis",International Journal of Rural Management,Jan 01, 2008,,
  • Dr. Asma Hyder, Barry Reilly ,"The Public and Private Sector Pay Gap in Pakistan: A Quantile Regression Analysis",The Pakistan Development Review,Sep 01, 2005,Pakistan,Islamabad
  • Dr. Asma Hyder ,"Public- Private Wage Differentials in Pakistan",Bangladesh Development Studies,Dec 01, 2002,Bangladesh,

Case(s)


    Book(s)


      Conference(s)

      • Dr. Asma Hyder, Dr. Wali- Ullah ,"Child Mortality, Fertility and Poverty: A Counterfactual Analysis",AERC Annual Conference - Economy of Naya Pakistan: Emerging Challenges, Prospects, for Change and Roads to Prosperity,Nov 19, 2019,Pakistan,Islamabad
      • Hamid Hussain, Dr. Asma Hyder ,"Anna Karenina Principle and Life in a Developing Society",34th Annual Conference of Pakistan Society of Development Economists, PIDE,Dec 04, 2018,Pakistan,Islamabad

      Other(s)


        Projects

        List to come