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Working Paper
Refaqat Saadia, Lopez-Calix Jose R., Mukhtar Hanid, Ashraf Mehwish, Waheed Muhammad, Ahmed RafayApr 01, 2014

Pakistan's economy is weak but at a turning point. Growth recovery is underway, with the projected GDP growth approaching 3.6-4.0 percent, driven by dynamic manufacturing and service sectors, better energy ...

Working Paper
Jan 07, 2014

This is a post-conference summary of the CPS Consultations with the Government of Gilgit-Baltistan, January 7, 2014 in Islamabad, Pakistan. The objective was to exchange views on the challenges and development...

Working Paper
Jan 01, 2014

Pakistan experienced severe flooding after torrential monsoon rains hit southern Sindh and the adjoining areas of Punjab and north-eastern Balochistan in August 2011. Flash floods triggered by the monsoon rain ...

Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Ahmed Ather Maqsood; Ather RobinaJan 01, 2014

The problems of high fiscal deficit, high current account deficit, and high inflation faced by the government of Pakistan are linked to Pakistan's weak tax revenue effort. There are concerns that revenue in ...

Working Paper
Dec 19, 2013

This is a post-conference summary of the CPS Consultations with Government of Azad Jammu and Kashmir, December 19, 2013 in Islamabad, Pakistan. The objective was to exchange views on the challenges and...

Housing Finance
Pakistan housing finance

South Asia’s future economic growth, social development, and employment are tied to providing housing and nurturing real-estate growth. Read More »

Regional Cooperation
South Asia regional cooperation

There are signs that South Asia, long the least integrated of the world’s regions, is beginning to see the advantages of greater regional cooperation and trade. Read More »