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Name: Dr. Muhammad Jamil
Designation: Assistant Professor
Department: School of Economics


Qualifications:

PhD:
Dissertation: Essays on Financial Markets Volatility
University: University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Erich W. Streissler, Prof. Dr. Robert M. Kunst

MPhil:
Dissertation: Stock Markets Integration and its impact on Economic Growth: A cross country analysis
University: Quaid-i-Azam University Islamabad, Islamabad, Pakistan
Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Eatzaz Ahmad

MSc:
Dissertation: Measurement and Decomposition of Welfare: A Case Study of Pakistan
University: Quaid-i-Azam University Islamabad, Islamabad, Pakistan
Supervisor: Dr. Muhammad Idrees


Phone: +92-051 9064-3229
Email: mjamil@qau.edu.pk
Status: On job
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Research Interests Publications Conferences Research Projects

Research Interest:
  • Financial Markets and Financial Integration
  • Poverty, Inequality and welfare analysis
  • Trade, Globalization, and Economic Integration
  • Energy Economics

Teaching:

Courses Taught:
Courses Tought to MPhil-PhD: Research Methodology, International Economics, Microeconomics, Monetary Economics, Issues in Public Sector Economics 
Courses Taught to MSc: Game Theory, Econometrics, Econometrics with Computer Application, Monetary Economics
Courses Taught to BSE: Microeconomic Theory, Financial Economics, Descriptive Statistics, Linear Algebra,  

Spring 2015
  • Financial Econometrics (BS-VIII) 
- Please visit:  https://sites.google.com/a/qau.edu.pk/mjamil/teaching/spring-2015/financial-econometrics---bs-viii 
  • Econometrics (BS-VI & MSc) 
- Please visit: https://sites.google.com/a/qau.edu.pk/mjamil/teaching/spring-2015/econometrics-msc
  • Microeconomic Theory BS-VI(Sections A & B) 
- Please visit: https://sites.google.com/a/qau.edu.pk/mjamil/teaching/spring-2015/microeconomic-theory---bs-vi 

Fall 2014
  • Financial Economics (MPhil) 
- Lectures will start on September 8, 2014
- Two lectures per week, each of one and half hour.
- Please visit:  https://sites.google.com/a/qau.edu.pk/mjamil/teaching/fall-2014 to download material.
  • Corporate Finance BS-VII 
- Lectures will start on September 8, 2014
- Two lectures per week, each of one and half hour.
- Please visit: https://sites.google.com/a/qau.edu.pk/mjamil/teaching/fall-2014 to download material.
  • Financial Economics BS-V(Sections A & B) 
- Lectures will start on September 8, 2014
- Two lectures per week, each of one and half hour.
- Please visit: https://sites.google.com/a/qau.edu.pk/mjamil/teaching/fall-2014 to download material.

Summer 2014
  • Principles of Microeconomic 
- Lectures started on July 7, 2014.
- Lectures end on August 29, 2014
- Final exam on September 3, 2014

Spring 2014
  • Microeconomic Theory - BS-Economics (Section A & B)
- Lectures started on February 3, 2014.
- Two lectures per week, each of one and half hour will take place on every Monday and Wednesday.
- Lecture will be from 09:10am to 10:40am for section B.
- Lecture will be from 10:50am to 12:30pm for section A.
- Office Hours for this course are on Tuesday and Thursday between 1pm - 2pm or by appointment.
- Midterm will take place in the 9th week of this semester.
  • Industrial Organization - BS-Economics - VIII
- Lectures started on February 3, 2014.
- Two lectures per week, each of one and half hour will take place on every Tuesday and Thursday.
- Lecture will be from 09:10pm to 10:40am.
- Office hours for this course are on Tuesday and Thursday between 1pm - 2pm or by appointment.
- Midterm will take place in the 9th week of this semester.
  • Econometrics - MSC - II
- Lectures started on February 3, 2014.
- Two lectures per week, each of one and half hour will take place on every Tuesday and Thursday.
- Lecture will be from 2:20pm to 3:50pm.
- Office hours for this course are on Tuesday and Thursday between 1pm - 2pm or by appointment.
- Midterm will take place in the 9th week of this semester.

Fall 2013
  • Issues in Public Economics - MPhil
- Lectures started on September 2, 2013.
- Two lectures per week, each of one and half hour will take place on every Monday and Wednesday.
- Lecture will be from 10:50am to 12:20pm.
- Office Hours for this course are on Tuesday and Thursday between 2pm - 3pm or by appointment.
- Midterm will take place in the 9th week of this semester.
- Final Exam: January 10, 2014
  • Mathematical Economics-II - MSc-II
- Lectures started on September 2, 2013.
- Two lectures per week, each of one and half hour will take place on every Monday and Wednesday.
- Lecture will be from 2:20pm to 3:50pm.
- Office hours for this course are on Tuesday and Thursday between 2pm - 3pm or by appointment.
- Midterm will take place in the 9th week of this semester.
- Final Exam: January 6, 2014
  • Financial Economics - BSE - V (Section A & B)
- Lectures started on September 2, 2013.
- Two lectures per week, each of one and half hour will take place on every Monday and Wednesday.
- Lecture will be from 9:10am to 10:40am for section B and from 12:30pm to 2:00pm for section A.
- Office hours for this course are on Tuesday and Thursday between 2pm - 3pm or by appointment.
- Midterm will take place in the 9th week of this semester.
- Final Exam: January 16, 2014

Spring 2013
  • Issues in Public Economics - PhD
- Lectures started on February 12, 2013.
- Two lectures per week, each of one and half hour will take place on every Tuesday and Thursday.
- Lecture will be from 12:30pm to 2:00pm.
- Office Hours for this course are on Tuesday and Thursday between 2pm - 3pm.
- Midterm will be on April 11, 2013 from 2pm to 5pm.
  • Microeconomic Theory - BSE - VI (Section A & B)
- Lectures started on February 11, 2013.
- Two lectures per week, each of one and a half hour will take place on every Monday and Wednesday.
- Lecture will be from 9:10am to 10:40am for Section-B and from 10:50am to 12:20pm for Section-A.
- Office Hours for this course are on Tuesday and Thursday between 2pm - 3pm.
- Last date for submission of first assignment is March 29, 2013.
- Midterm will be on April 10, 2013 from 3:30pm to 6:30pm.

Fall 2012
  • International Economics - MPhil-PhD
- Lectures started on September 10, 2012.
- One lecture per week, each of 3 hours will take place on every Wednesday.
- Lecture will be from 2:30pm to 5:30pm.
- Office Hours for this course are on Thursday 9am - 10pm.
  • Financial Economics - BSE - V (Section A & B)
- Lectures started on September 10, 2012.
- Two lectures per week, each of one and a half hour will take place on every Monday and Wednesday.
- Lecture will be from 9:10am to 10:40am for Group-B and from 10:50am to 12:20pm for Group-A.
- Office Hours for this course are on Tuesday 9am - 10pm.

Summer 2012
  • Linear Algebra - BS-E
    - Lectures started on July 07, 2012. 
    - Deadline for the submission of first assignment is July 18, 2012.
    - First midterm will be on July 25, 2012.
Spring 2012
  • Descriptive Statistics - BSE - II (Section A & B)
    - Lectures started on February 20, 2012. 
    - Deadline for the submission of first assignment is April 2, 2012.
    - First midterm will be on April 16, 2012.

    - Final exam will be on June 27, 2012.
Fall 2011
  • Game Theory- MSc (IV)
- Lectures started on September 6, 2011. 
- Office Hours for this course are Tuesday 11am - 1pm and 
Wednesday 11am -1pm.
- Last Date for submission of Problem Set-I is October 6, 2011.
- Midterm-I: November 02, 2011.
- Last Date for submission of Problem Set-II is November 29, 2011.
- Midterm-II: December 01, 2011.
               - Last Date for submission of Problem Set-III is December 21, 2011.
               - Date of presentation regarding Problem Set-III is December 22, 2011.
- Final Exam: Jan. 2012.
               
Published Articles:

Jamil, Muhammad, Erich W. Streissler and Robert M. Kunst (2012) “Exchange Rate Volatility and its impact on Industrial Production, before and after the introduction of common currency in Europe" Journal of Economics and Financial Issues, Vol. 2:2 pp: 85-109 (pdf)
www.econjournals.com/index.php/ijefi/article/download/93/pdf 

Azid, Toseef, Naeem Khaliq and Muhammad Jamil (2006) “Sectoral Volatility, Development and Governance: A case study of Pakistan” The Pakistan Development Review, Vol. 45:4 pp: 797-817 (pdf)
http://www.pide.org.pk/pdf/PDR/2006/Volume4/797-817.pdf

Azid, Toseef, Muhammad Jamil and Aneela Kousar (2005) “Impact of Exchange rate and its volatility on growth and economic performance of Pakistan” The Pakistan Development Review, Vol. 44:4 pp: 749-775 (pdf)
http://www.pide.org.pk/pdf/PDR/2005/Volume4/749-775.pdf

Upcoming Publications:

Jamil, Muhammad and Sumbal Majeed (2015) “Relationship between Real and Nominal Uncertainty in Pakistan: Analysis based on Bivariate GARCH BEKK Approach” Forman Journal of Economic Studies

Ali, Muhammad and Muhammad Jamil (2015) “Determinants of Productivity and Efficiency of Wheat Growers in Faisalabad” Pakistan Journal of Social Sciences, Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan, Vol. 35(2)

Jamil, Muhammad and Sahar Khan (2014) “Does the International Fisher Effect Theory Hold For Pakistan? A Cointegration Analysis” Pakistan Journal of Social Sciences, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad, Vol. 32

Jamil, Muhammad and Rani Saima Noreen (2013) “Determinants of Export Demand of Textile and Leather Industries of Pakistan” Pakistan Journal of Social Sciences, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad, Vol. 31, pp: 29-37

MPhil Thesis Supervised:
  • Name     :  Muhammad Ali
    Degree  :  MPhil-Economics
    Thesis Title  :  Impact of Human Development on Economic Growth in Pakistan (1972 - 2012)
    Institute    :  Department of Economics, Allama Iqbal Open University, Islamabad, Pakistan 
    Session     September 23, 2014

  • Name     :  Sahar Khan
    Degree  :  MPhil-Economics
    Thesis Title  :  Exchange Rate, Interest Rate and Inflation Rate in Pakistan: The International Fisher Effect Theory
    Institute    :  Department of Economics, Allama Iqbal Open University, Islamabad, Pakistan 
    Date     June 4, 2014
  • Name     :  Saima Ayaz 
    Degree  :  MPhil-Economics
    Thesis Title  :  Estimation of Export Demand Function of Textile and Leather Industry of Pakistan
    Institute    :  Department of Economics, Allama Iqbal Open University, Islamabad, Pakistan 
    Date   
     February 10, 2014

  • Name     :  Maria Hakim 
    Degree  :  MPhil-Economics
    Thesis Title  :  Estimating Fuel Demand Elasticities in Pakistan
    Institute    :  Department of Economics, Allama Iqbal Open University, Islamabad, Pakistan 
    Date   
     April - 2013

  • Name    :  Mussarat Sultana 
    Degree  :  MPhil-Economics
    Thesis Title  :  SAFTA: Trade Implications for Pakistan (1980 - 2010)
    Institute  :  Department of Economics, Allama Iqbal Open University, Islamabad, Pakistan
    Date    :  February 2013
MSc Thesis Supervised:
  • Name     :  Tariq Mehmood
    Degree  :  MSc - Economics
    Thesis Title  :  Comparison of Bilateral Exchange Rates of Pakistan
    Institute    :  School of Economics, QAU, Islamabad, Pakistan 
    Session     April 2015

  • Name     :  Muhammad Asad Ullah Moavia 
    Degree  :  MSc Economics
    Thesis Title  :  Empirical Investigation of twin deficits
    Institute    :  School of Economics, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad, Pakistan 
    Session   
     January - 2012 

  • Name     :  Najia Noreen 
    Degree  :  MSc Economics
    Thesis Title  :  An Analysis of Poverty in Pakistan
    Institute    :  Department of Economics, Bahauddin Zakaria University, Multan, Pakistan 
    Session   
     February - 2005

  • Name     :  Fasiha Khanam 
    Degree  :  MSc Economics
    Thesis Title  :  An Experience of Equity Based Islamic Shares in Pakistan
    Institute    :  School of Economics, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad, Pakistan 
    Session   
     February - 2005
MPhil Thesis Submitted:
  • Name     :  Nazia Niaz
    Degree  :  MPhil-Economics
    Thesis Title  :  Inflation, GDP Growth, and Corruption Nexus: Evidence Based on Panel Data (2005 - 2012)
    Institute    :  Department of Economics, Allama Iqbal Open University, Islamabad, Pakistan 
    Session     January 2014 - Present
  • Name     :  Sumbal Majeed 
    Degree  :  MPhil-Economics
    Thesis Title  :  Interlinkages Between Macroeconomic Uncertainties and Macroeconomic Performance of pakistan
    Institute    :  Department of Economics, Allama Iqbal Open University, Islamabad, Pakistan 
    Session   
     November 2012- Present

  • Name     :  Muhammad Waqas Jamil 
    Degree  :  MPhil-Economics
    Thesis Title  :  Impact of Financial Development on Economic Growth in Pakistan: An Application of Bounds Testing Approach
    Institute    :  Department of Economics, Allama Iqbal Open University, Islamabad, Pakistan 
    Session     November 2012- Present

Workshops Organised:
  • Title     :  Seminar on Branch-less Banking and Way Forward
    Venue : Earth Sciences Auditorium, QAU, Islamabad
    Funding Source   :  Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad & State Bank of Pakistan
    Date         :  March 12, 2015

  • Title     :  5 Days Workshop on Applied Economics Using Software (Eviews, RATS, Stata, SPSS, LaTeX) 
    Venue :  School of Economics, QAU, Islamabad
    Funding Source   :  Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad, Pakistan & Higher Education Commission of Pakistan
    Date         :  August 5-9, 2014 
    • Title     :  Second 3 Days Workshop on Software for Economics Research (Eviews, Stata, RATS) 
      Venue :  School of Economics, QAU, Islamabad
      Funding Source   :  
      Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad, Pakistan & Higher Education Commission of Pakistan
      Date         :  July 1-3, 2013 
    • Title     :  3 Days Workshop on Software for Economics Research (Eviews, Stata, RATS) 
      Venue :  School of Economics, QAU, Islamabad
      Funding Source   :  
      Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad, Pakistan & Higher Education Commission of Pakistan
      Date         :  September 3-5, 2012 

    Conference Papers:
    • Ali, Muhammad and Muhammad Jamil (2012) “Determinants of productivity and efficiency of wheat growers in Faislabad" International conference on the emerging issues of social sciences in Pakistan 

    Seminar Presentations:
    • Title  : Introduction to Research and Quantitative Research Design 
      Program : Training Course on Organization of Economic Research 
      Institute : Pakistan Planning and Management Institute (PPMI), Islamabad 
      Date : November 17, 2014

    • Title  : Introduction and Benefits of LaTeX in Scientific Writing 
      Program 5 Days Workshop on Applied Economics Using Software (Eviews, RATS, Stata, SPSS, LaTeX)
      Institute : School of Economics, QAU, Islamabad 
      Date August 5, 2014
    • Title  : Econometric techniques with the help of RATS 
      Program : Three days workshop on software for Economics Research
      Institute : School of Economics, QAU, Islamabad 
      Date : July 1-3, 2013

    • Title     : Measurement and applications of development indicators
      Institute    :  Department of Mass Communication, NUST Business School, Islamabad, Pakistan
      Date     October 18, 2012

    • Title     :  Econometric techniques with the help of RATS 
      Program Three days workshop on software for Economics Research
      Institute : School of Economics, QAU, Islamabad 
      Date September 3-5, 2012

    • Title     :  Applications of Econometric techniques using software
      Program    :  Two Days Workshop on Statistical Packages
      Institute : Foundation University College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Pakistan
      Date     March 22, 2012

    • Title     :  Impact of financial markets development and stock market volatility on economic growth: a dynamic panel data analysis
      Institute    :  Centre for Research in Economics and Business, Lahore School of Economics, Lahore, Pakistan
      Date     October 25, 2011
    Projects:
    • Title : Food Security Based on Kilocalories: A Case Study of Twin Cities of Pakistan
      Funding Source Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad
      Funding Amount : 0.105 million
      Expected Ending Date : December 2015

    • Title Household’s energy consumption under energy shortage: A case study of households of Rawalpindi and Islamabad
      Funding Source Higher Education Commission of Pakistan
      Funding Amount : 0.5 million
      Ending Date : December 2013

    PhD Students under Supervision:
    • Name     :  Muhammad Malik 
      Degree  :  PhD-Economics
      Status   :  Doing estimations
      Institute    :  School of Economics, Quaid-i-Azam University Islamabad, Islamabad, Pakistan
      Session   :  August 2012 - Present

    • Name     :  Saira Habib 
      Degree  :  PhD-Economics
      Status   :  Finalizing Synopsis
      Institute     :  School of Economics, Quaid-i-Azam University Islamabad, Islamabad, Pakistan
      Session   :  August 2012 - Present

    • Name     :  Saba Anwar 
      Degree  :  PhD-Economics
      Status   :  Preparing for Comprehensive Exam
      Institute     :  School of Economics, Quaid-i-Azam University Islamabad, Islamabad, Pakistan
      Session   :  August 2012 - Present

    • Name     :  Fatima Bibi 
      Degree  :  PhD-Economics
      Status   :  Preparing for Comprehensive Exam
      Institute     :  School of Economics, Quaid-i-Azam University Islamabad, Islamabad, Pakistan
      Session   :  February 2014 - Present

    • Name     :  Amina Qureshi 
      Degree  :  PhD-Economics
      Status   :  Preparing for Comprehensive Exam
      Institute     :  School of Economics, Quaid-i-Azam University Islamabad, Islamabad, Pakistan
      Session   :  February 2014 - Present
    MPhil Students Under Supervision:
    • Name     :  Anam Afzal
      Degree  :  MPhil-Economics
      Thesis Title  :  
      Institute    :  School of Economics, QAU, Islamabad, Pakistan 
      Session     Feb. 2015 - Present

    • Name     :  Sonia Afzal
      Degree  :  MPhil-Economics
      Thesis Title  :  Determinants of Selection of Mobile Service Providers: An Empirical Analysis Based on Mobile Phone Subscribers of Rawalpindi and Islamabad
      Institute    :  School of Economics, QAU, Islamabad, Pakistan 
      Session     August 2014 - Present

    • Name     :  Aabroo Fatima
      Degree  :  MPhil-Economics
      Thesis Title  :  Nexus between Job Satisfaction and Job Performance: An Empirical Analysis of University Teachers
      Institute    :  School of Economics, QAU, Islamabad, Pakistan 
      Session     August 2014 - Present

    • Name     :  Muhammad Ilyas
      Degree  :  MPhil-Economics
      Thesis Title  :  Impact of School Infrastructure and Pedagogical Materials on its Academic Performance: A Case Study of Public High Schools in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa
      Institute    :  School of Economics, QAU, Islamabad, Pakistan 
      Session     August 2014 - Present

    • Name     :  Abid Hussain
      Degree  :  MPhil-Economics
      Thesis Title  :  Nexus between Bilateral Exchange Rates and Stock Market Returns: An Empirical Analysis of Pakistan
      Institute    :  School of Economics, QAU, Islamabad, Pakistan 
      Session     August 2014 - Present

    • Name     :  Ghulam Ilyas
      Degree  :  MPhil-Economics
      Thesis Title  :  Herding Behavior in Karachi Stock Market and in its Major Sectors
      Institute    :  School of Economics, QAU, Islamabad, Pakistan 
      Session     August 2014 - Present

    • Name     :  Tariq Aziz
      Degree  :  MPhil-Economics
      Thesis Title  :  Nexus between Exchange Rate Volatility and Economic Growth: A Cross Country Comparison of Selected South Asian Countries
      Institute    :  School of Economics, QAU, Islamabad, Pakistan 
      Session     March 2014 - Present

    • Name     :  Zafran Ahmad
      Degree  :  MPhil-Economics
      Thesis Title  :  Structural, Spatial and other Attributes of House Prices: An Empirical Investigation of houses in Rawalpindi and Islamabad
      Institute    :  School of Economics, QAU, Islamabad, Pakistan 
      Session     March 2014 - Present

    • Name     :  Waqar Azim
      Degree  :  MPhil-Economics
      Thesis Title  :  Socio Economic and Village Specific Determinants Affecting Student’s Academic Performance
      Institute    :  Department of Economics, Allama Iqbal Open University, Islamabad, Pakistan 
      Session     January 2014 - Present


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