Faculty Profile

Dr. Asma Hyder

Associate Professor

  • Post Doc , University of Pennsylvania - 2011
  • PhD (Labor Economist), National University of Sciences and Technology, Pakistan & Sussex University - 2007
  • MPhil (Public- Private Wage Differentials in Pakistan), Quaid-I-Azam University - 1999
Area of Specialization: (Labor Economist)
Professional Activities:
On-board Status: Long Leave

Work Experience:

  • - Associate Professor at Institute of Business Administration, Karachi (Jan-2016 to PRESENT)
  • - Associate Professor at National University of Science & Technology (Jul-2014 to Jan-2016)
  • - Assistant Professor at Karachi School of Business and Leadership (Aug-2012 to Jul-2014)
  • - Assistant Professor (Courses Taught: Advanced Microeconomics (MPhil leading to PhD), Quantitative Methods and Economic Analysis (MBA), Managerial Economics, Application of Statistics in Social Sciences (BBA)) at National University of Science & Technology (May-2007 to Jul-2012)
  • - Research Fellow at Pakistan Institute of Development Economics (Sep-2006 to Mar-2007)
  • - Lecturer Micro economics, Econometrics, Development economics (M.Phil and Masters Level) Conducted workshop for Micro economics, econometrics and research methods. at Allama Iqbal Open University (Jan-2000 to Dec-2005)



Research Interest

List to come

  1. Verde Salaman, Dr. Asma Hyder "An Insight Into Subjective Well-Being: Evidence from European Social Survey", Journal of European Studies, Dec 31, 2017, Pakistan
  2. SARAH NASIR, Dr. Asma Hyder, Dr. Qazi Masood Ahmed "Governance and Happiness: Evidence From Citizens’ Perception in Pakistan", IBA Business Review, Dec 01, 2017, Karachi, Pakistan
  3. Ahmad Mujtaba Khan, Dr. Asma Hyder "The Statistical Value of Injury Risk in Pakistans Construction and Manufacturing Sectors", The Lahore Journal of Economics, Jul 03, 2017, Lahore, Pakistan
  4. Mina Zamand, Dr. Asma Hyder "Impact of Climatic Shocks on Child Human Capital: Evidence from Young Lives Data", Environmental Hazards: Human and Policy Dimensions, May 12, 2016
  5. Dr. Asma Hyder, Zafar Mahmood "Women at Frontline during the Flood Catastrophe: A Case Study from Pakistan", Pakistan Journal of Women Studies, Sep 01, 2015
  6. Dr. Asma Hyder, Jere Behrman, Hans-Peter Kohler "Negative Economic Shocks and Child Schooling : Evidence from Rural Malawi", Development Southern Africa, Jun 02, 2015
  7. Dr. Asma Hyder, Jere R. Behrman "Climatic Shocks and Child Human Capital: Evidence from Ethiopia", Journal of Asian and African Studies, Oct 13, 2014
  8. Dr. Asma Hyder, Jere R. Behrman "A Note on Women Economic Activities in Malawi", Journal of Development and Leadership, Mar 01, 2014
  9. Dr. Asma Hyder, Jere R. Behrman "International Trade Openness and Gender Gaps in Pakistani Labor Force Participation Rates over 57 Years", Journal of the Asia Pacific Economy, Jun 25, 2012
  10. Dr. Asma Hyder, Jere R. Behrman "Schooling is Associated not only with Long-Run Wages, but also with Wage Risks and Disability Risks: The Pakistani Experience", Pakistan Development Review, Dec 01, 2011, Islamabad, Pakistan
  11. Abdullah Azhar, Annum Javaid, Mohsin Rehman, Dr. Asma Hyder "Entrepreneurial Intentions among Business Students in Pakistan", Journal of Business Systems, Governance and Ethics, Jun 01, 2010
  12. Dr. Asma Hyder, Maqsood Sadiq "Determinants of Poverty in Pakistan", Hamburg Review of Social Sciences, May 01, 2010, Hamburg, Germany
  13. Zainab Javied, Dr. Asma Hyder "Impact of Training on Earnings: Evidence from Pakistani Industries", Asian Social Science, Dec 07, 2009, Canada
  14. Dr. Asma Hyder, Ather Maqsood Ahmed "The Dynamics of Moonlighting in Pakistan", Pakistan Development Review, Dec 01, 2009, Islamabad, Pakistan
  15. Ather Maqsood Ahmed, Dr. Asma Hyder "Sticky Floors and Occupational Segregation: Evidence from Pakistan", Pakistan Development Review, Dec 01, 2008, Islamabad, Pakistan
  16. Dr. Asma Hyder "Employment Preferences and Length of Job Queues in Pakistan: An Update", Margin –Journal of Applied Economic Research, Dec 01, 2008
  17. Dr. Asma Hyder "The Effects of Relocation on Wages: A Decomposition Analysis", International Journal of Rural Management, Jan 01, 2008
  18. Dr. Asma Hyder, Barry Reilly "The Public and Private Sector Pay Gap in Pakistan: A Quantile Regression Analysis", The Pakistan Development Review, Sep 01, 2005, Islamabad, Pakistan
  19. Dr. Asma Hyder "Public- Private Wage Differentials in Pakistan", Bangladesh Development Studies, Dec 01, 2002, Bangladesh