I have created this guide as a helpful starting point for your research in Agriculture and Food Policy, especially in terms of finding relevant source material, including both quantitative and qualitative data. The links I include here by no means exhaust the resources, LUMS Library makes available for your research, so if you do not find something you are looking for, please email me or make an appointment to meet with me using the contact information on this page.
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Data Resource Unit (DRU) is an online repository of data resources developed by the Department of Economics at Lahore University of Management Sciences to facilitate academic and policy oriented research on Pakistan. With few exceptions, the data resources at CMER mostly consist of individual and household-level data from Pakistan’s household and labor force surveys, other government surveys, financial and provincial development statistics and LUMS surveys.
The Department of Economics at the Mushtaq Ahmad Gurmani School of Humanities and Social Sciences, LUMS and the School of Economics at the University of East Anglia (UEA) have entered into a partnership to offer a fully funded, joint PhD programme in Economics. Admitted PhD students will undertake their studies at the University of East Anglia, under the supervision of scholars at both Departments of Economics. Students enrolled in the programme will have two supervisors, one from each institution. Read More
At an MoU signing ceremony on November 15, Mr. Gohar Ejaz, CEO, Lake City Holdings, made another generous contribution of PKR 20 million towards the Gohar Ejaz Scholarship which will support National Outreach Programme (NOP) at LUMS. The ceremony was attended by Mr. Shahid Hussain, Rector, LUMS; Dr. Arshad Ahmad, Vice Chancellor, LUMS; Dr. Tariq Jadoon, Vice Provost; Dr. Ali Khan, Dean, Mushtaq Ahmad Gurmani School of Humanities and Social Sciences; Dr. Alnoor Bhimani, Honorary Dean, Suleman Dawood School of Business; and Ms. Nuzhat Kamran, Director Advancement. Joining the team were Mr. Sultan Gohar, Director, The Lake City Holdings (Pvt.) Limited, and recipients of the Gohar Ejaz Scholarship. Read More
The Government College University (GCU) organised the first ‘All Pakistan Summit of the Students’ Societies’ where Vice Chancellor LUMS, Dr. Arshad Ahmad addressed participants from over 40 universities of Pakistan. Dr. Ahmad gave a special talk on the importance of student representation on campus and spoke about the need for meaningful partnerships in a university. “I believe that students are the electricity that drives an institution. Our work is enriched by meaningful engagement between students, staff and faculty,” he said. Read More
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