AERC University of Karachi 2 Day International Conference 2019 in Islamabad
APPLIED ECONOMICS RESEARCH CENTRE
UNIVERSITY OF KARACHI
CALL FOR PAPERS
INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE, 2019
The Applied Economics Research Centre (AERC), University of Karachi, is organizing a two-day International Conference in Islamabad. The main theme of the conference is;
“The Economy of Naya (New) Pakistan: Emerging Challenges, Prospects for Change and Road to Prosperity”
Naya (New) Pakistan is a dream message not only of hope bin of a promise by the Prime Minister iniran Khan for the deprived, the dispossessed, the discriminated against, for the people of Pakistan. Prime Minister’s vision is a New Pakistan: Prime Minister’s slogan is Change. Change for the betterment, Change for a secure and prosperous Pakistan. The Prime Minister’s party showcased its first written declaration (Manifesto) of principles, policies, and objectives, before winning public mandate to rule the country, in 2018. litis document promises, infuses hopes and instills aspirations of a country which will take along every inhabitant of Pakistan on the road to prosperity and inclusive economic growth.
The international conference, 2019. of the AERC, University of Karachi which is one of the prominent academic institutions and think tanks of the country aims at stimulating evidence-based policy debates and policy formulation, participation in the monitoring and evaluation of policy implementation programs, potentially leading to policy reviews. Through this event we want to create evidence-based awareness about past, present and future development trajectories of Pakistan. In the process of such awareness creation, we will contribute to local-context-relevant customization of development and growth agendas and corresponding financing strategies. The outcomes of such engagements depend on a number of factors including relationship building in the research-to-policy-to-action spectrum.
You arc invited to submit your contributions towards identifying practical strategics for change and economic growth of New Pakistan. The researchers can also submit their research contribution to the following sub-themes related to the present government’s Manifesto for Naya Pakistan.