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Economics Department
Assistant Professor

muhammad.zubair@iobm.edu.pk
(+92-21)111-002-004

Muhammad Zubair holds MS Economics from IoBM and Master Degree in Economics & Finance from the University of Karachi. He has also secured his post graduate diploma in Economics & Finance from the University of Karachi and B.A (HONS) with Economics and statistics from FUUAST. Prior to joining the IoBM he has worked with University of Karachi as a visiting faculty. He has experience of 4 years of Broadcasting with Radio Pakistan in the capacity of Business anchor and reporter covering economic policy, trade and industry and etc. Mr. Zubair is also engaged in research and he has participated in various international conferences within and outside the Pakistan.

MS Economics from IoBM

Master in Economics and Finance from University of Karachi

Working as a senior Lecturer, economics at Institute of Business & Management (IoBM), Karachi (September, 2013 till dated)

Worked as a visiting faculty member With University of Karachi (Jane, 2013 to November 2014)

Worked as a Business Anchor/Reporter with Pakistan broadcasting corporation (PBC) (Jan, 2010 to Jan, 2016)

–       Westminster global challenge-The End of the Global?(May 5-6,2017)

Participated as presenter on the topic “globalization of killing”.

–       41th international business research conference at Imperial college, London( April20-21,2017)

Participated as presenter on the topic “Historical trends in arms trade”

–       International conference on history, politics and global economic issues, London(November 29-30,2016)

  Participated as presenter on the topic “Arms trade and economic growth nexus” (Best paper award)

–       Annual International Conference on Social Sciences at Institute of Business management (IoBM), Karachi (January 28- 29, 2019)

Participated as conference coordinator

–       International conference on the State of Pakistan’s Economy: issues and challenges in 21st century  at Institute of Business management (IoBM), Karachi (September27-28,2016)

Participated as organizer of the conference

–       International conference on the State of Pakistan’s Economy: issues and challenges in 21st century  at Institute of Business management (IoBM), Karachi (September27-28,2016)

Participated as organizer of the conference

  • He teaches modules of economics mainly Pakistan Economic policy, Analysis of Pakistani Industry, Macroeconomics etc.His research interest includes but not limited to Development Economics, Political economy of armament, arms trade, conflict, globalization, OBOR, Industrial economics, growth and Social sector etc.

Research Publications:

–       An Empirical Analysis of Higher Moment Capital Asset Pricing Model for Karachi Stock Exchange (KSE)(2016)

Open journal of social sciences

–       Nexus of arm trade and economic growth( Dec.2018)

International journal of Development and Conflict

Other Contribution: 

 Conference Papers: 

– Globalization of killing, (Westminster global challenge-The End of the Global?)
– A Descriptive Analyses of International Arm Trade in Account of Globalization,  (41th international business research conference at Imperial college, London)
– Arms trade and economic growth nexus (International conference on history, politics and global economic issues, London) Best paper award

Working as a Faculty adviser of “Egalitarians-The economics society of students (Dec, 2013 till dated)