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economist , researcher

Nadeem Akhtar Burney, Pakistani economist, researcher. United Nations Development Programme scholar, 1981-1985. Member Pakistan Society of Development Economists (joint secretary 1988-1991), National Geography Society.

Background

Burney, Nadeem Akhtar was born on July 22, 1955 in Rawalpindi, Punjab, Pakistan. Son of Tahawor Ali and Farooqa Burney.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Punjab University, Lahore, Pakistan, 1974. Master of Science in Economics, Quaid-i-AQzam University, Islamabad, Pakistan, 1977. Master of Arts in Economics, Johns Hopkins University, 1983.

Doctor of Philosophy in Economics, Johns Hopkins University, 1985.

Career

Staff economist Pakistan Institute Development of Economics, Islamabad, 1979-1986, research economist, 1986-1987, senior research economist, 1987-1990, chief of research, 1990-1996. Associate research scientist Kuwait Institute for Science Research, 1992-1996, research scientist, since 1996. Consultant Aga Khan Rural Support Program, Pakistan, 1988-1989, Asian Reg.

Team for Employment Promotion, New Delhi, 1987-1988, The World Bank, Islamabad, 1987-1988, UNNDP, Islamabad, 1990-1991.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Pakistan Society of Development Economists (joint secretary 1988-1991), National Geography Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Music, squash, photography.

Connections

Married Nuzhat Burney, May 9, 1980. Children: Uzma, Sarah, Fatima, Anaam.

father:
Tahawor Ali

mother:
Farooqa Burney

spouse:
Nuzhat Burney

child:
Uzma Burney

child:
Sarah Burney

child:
Fatima Burney

child:
Anaam Burney