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Shahid Sattar

Pakistan: economic focus
Opinion

Pakistan: economic focus

The international financial institution — World Bank (WB) — which is an influential source of funding as well as...
Published 21 Apr, 2022 05:26am
Criticality of higher exports
Opinion

Criticality of higher exports

Pakistan’s Balance of Payments crisis is spiraling out of control, with the country heading towards a historically...
Published 14 Apr, 2022 04:55am
Impediments to investment
Opinion

Impediments to investment

Private investment has been declining in Pakistan for several years, which is no surprise given how rapidly private...
Published 13 Feb, 2022 05:48am
Free market mechanism
Opinion

Free market mechanism

According to Nadeem Akhtar, a political analyst, “Double-digit growth in India and China were unimaginable 40 ...
Published 26 Jan, 2022 04:42am
Profundity of productivity
Opinion

Profundity of productivity

Productivity isn’t everything, but in the long run it is almost everything. A country’s ability to improve its...
Published 12 Jan, 2022 04:25am
Prerequisites for growth—I
Opinion

Prerequisites for growth—I

Pakistan falls short of its growth objectives time and again, despite setting well-calculated goals, showing that ...
Updated 15 Dec, 2021 07:02am
Better days for cotton
Opinion

Better days for cotton

Cotton, once acknowledged as the lifeline of Pakistan’s farmers and a source of raw material to more than 400...
Published 07 Oct, 2021 04:25am
The import bill
Opinion

The import bill

The higher import bill and current account deficit (CAD) noted in recent months poses serious risks to the...
Published 23 Sep, 2021 04:35am