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Muhammad Aqeel Awan
Muhammad Aqeel Awan

The writer is pursuing an MPhil in development studies at Lahore School of Economics and works as a research associate at LUMS.

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  • June 23, 2018

    Problem of categorisation

    A year before my matriculation exams, the principal of our school called eight students from our class of 35 to his office and declared: “You...

  • November 23, 2017

    Between you and me

    “Just between you and me,” wrote Lawrence Summers, the then chief economist of the World Bank, in an internal memorandum that got leaked in...

  • September 20, 2017

    The climate question

    Climate change-driven natural disasters around the world have taken more than half-a-million lives around the world and incurred financial losses...

  • September 14, 2017

    Climate and inequality

    Reports on climate change show that Pakistan is ranked at the 135th position in terms of its carbon emissions. However, in terms of the risk that...

  • July 27, 2017

    Perils of food security

    According to the World Food Programme , six out of 10 Pakistanis are food-insecure. Every government in Pakistan has made plans to reduce food...

  • July 20, 2017

    The burden of thirst

    A recent report has revealed that 90 percent of the water supply available to the residents of Karachi is unfit for human consumption. The report...

  • July 02, 2017

    Recipe for urban development

    Economists view cities as engines of growth. However, empirical evidence has made it possible to argue that this vision for urban development will...

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