Pakistan with Zia Banday

Pakistan with Zia Banday

Financing Orange Line – was the solution optimal?

By Zia Banday The writer is a director in Policy Research Institute of Market Economy and can be reached at zia.banday@qq.com  Rail mass transit systems are...

Privatising garbage collection – a panacea in urban development

By Zia Banday The writer is a director in Policy Research Institute of Market Economy and can be reached at zia.banday@qq.com  Karachi and Lahore, the two...

Govt’s ill-conceived laws hindering progressive regions

By Zia Banday The writer is a director in Policy Research Institute of Market Economy and can be reached at zia.banday@qq.com  In the constitutional history of...

Power devolution for metropolitan economies

By Zia Banday The writer is a director in Policy Research Institute of Market Economy and can be reached at zia.banday@qq.com  Metropolitan regions have emerged as...

Political populism vs economic development

By Zia Banday The writer is a director in Policy Research Institute of Market Economy and can be reached at zia.banday@qq.com  Our question is grounded in...

Lahore vs Chengdu – A governance perspective

By Zia Banday The writer is a director in Policy Research Institute of Market Economy and can be reached at zia.banday@qq.com  During Chinese President Xi Jinping’s...

Pakistan has a slow pace of urbanisation

By Zia Banday The writer is a director in Policy Research Institute of Market Economy and can be reached at zia.banday@qq.com  In 1990, urban population of...

Politics of a Liberal Economy

By Zia Banday The writer is a director in Policy Research Institute of Market Economy and can be reached at zia.banday@qq.com  Reference Article: http://tribune.com.pk/story/1215382/case-study-politics-liberal-economy/ “It doesn’t matter if...

Is Pakistan destined to be a Silicon Valley?

By Zia Banday The writer is a director in Policy Research Institute of Market Economy and can be reached at zia.banday@qq.com  Reference Article: Is Pakistan destined to...

Secular capitalism: de-facto game in the global village

By Zia Banday The writer is a director in Policy Research Institute of Market Economy and can be reached at zia.banday@qq.com  The United Arab Emirates (UAE),...