Dr. Farooq Arby

Director in Karachi, Pakistan

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I have been doing research onPakistan’s economic aspects for the last more than 20 years. I have contributed to Annual and QuarterlyReports published by State Bank of Pakistan, besides writing a number of standalonearticles. I have also written some literaryessays in Urdu, which appeared in various issues of Urdu Digest.
My educational profile includes:PhD in Economics, at Pakistan Institute of Development Economics, Islamabad(session 2001-05); M.Phil Economics, at Applied Economic Research Centre,University of Karachi (session 1990-92); and M.A. Economics, at BZ UniversityMultan (session 1987-89). I obtained my earliereducation at Taunsa (a town of Punjab), which is also my birth place.

My Publications:

I have written about 20research articles, published in different journals and SBP Working PaperSeries. Moreover, I have also writtenthree books, as given below:

■ Quarterization of Annual GDP of Pakistan; PIDE Statistical Paper No. 5,2005

(Co-authored with Dr. A.R. Kemal)

■ State Bank of Pakistan: Evolution, Functions and Organization; 2004 (http://www.scribd.com/doc/12688471/State-Bank-of-Pakistan-FEO)

■ Wow Washington: a safarnama (travelography)in Urdu (available online only): https://archive.org/details/WowWashington;or https://www.scribd.com/doc/39749269/Wow-Washington