Syed Bashir Hussain

HOD ,'Department of Economics '
Phone No:9257646/253
Email ID:sbhussain@numl.edu.pk

Education:PhD Economics (1983) from University of California-Riverside
PhD (candidacy) Resource Economics from University of California-Berkeley
2017-Present: Professor, Faculty of Management Sciences, Department of Economics, NUML, Islamabad
2009-2016:     Professor, Faculty of Contemporary Studies, National Defense University, Islamabad
2008-2009:     Professor, Emeritus, University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh
1998-2008:     Professor of Economics, University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh
1992-1997:     Associate Professor of Economics, University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh
1987-1991:     Assistant Professor of Economics, University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh
1985-1987:     Visiting Professor of Economics, Graduate School of International Studies, University of Denver
1982-1985:     Assistant Professor of Economics, University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh
1979-1982:     Lecturer, University of California-Riverside
 
 
"The Politics of Gender and Ethnicity in the Subcontinent." Panel Discussant, South Asia Conference, Madison, WI, October 2003.
"The Political Economy of Islamic Banking - The Case of Pakistan." International Business and Economics Research Conference, Las Vegas, NV, October 2002.
Interest vs. Usury - A Controversy in Islamic Economics." American University Conference on "Islam, Culture and Politics." Washington DC, December 2002.
"The Political Economy of Decentralization in Pakistan." Annual Conference on South Asia, Madison, WI, October 2001.
"Social Ramification of Military Keynesianism in Pakistan." South Asia Conference, Berkley, CA, February 2001.
"Casualties of of IMF Conditionalities - A Case Study." Annual Conference on South Asia, Madison, WI, October 2000.

Reviews, Grants, etc.
Reviewed "Essentials of Economics" by Bradley Schiller. McGraw Hill Publishers. Re: Acknowledgments, 2002.
Received a Faculty Development Grant to develop a course on "Economics of Sustainability." (Joint project with Prof. Denise Robson). 2001.
Reviewed "International Economics" by Dominic Salvatore. Wiley Publishers. Re: Acknowledgments, 1999.
Editor, Pakistan Progressive - a journal of political economy concerned with development issues with special focus on Pakistan, 1979-1993.