About

Asjad Naqvi is a post-doctoral researcher at the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) and an Assistant Professor at the Institute for Ecological Economics, Department of Socioeconomics, Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU). He was previously the Research Director at the Center for Economic Research in Pakistan (CERP) from 2011 to 2013. Asjad received his Doctorate in Economics from the New School for Social Research (New York) in 2012 and his Masters in Economics from the Lahore University of Management Sciences in 2004.

His current research work focuses building macro models to understand the relationship between growth the climate change in high-income regions and building complex system models to understand the economic impact of natural disasters and climate change on low-income regions. Over the past 10 years he has worked on projects in the fields of development, migration, institutions, networks, health and economic history.

He is currently living in Vienna (Austria) and has previously lived in New York (USA) and Lahore (Pakistan).

CV: Asjad Naqvi

 

Research Interests
climate change, natural disasters, growth, migration, institutions, stock-flow consistent macro models, agent-based models, applied economics.

Education
Ph.D. Economics, New School for Social Research (New York), 2012.
Dissertation committee: Duncan Foley (chair), Robert Axtell, Sanjay Reddy, Lopamudra Banerjee

M.Sc. Economics, Lahore University of Management Sciences, 2004.
Supervisor: Ali Cheema

B.Sc. (Hons.) Economics and Management, University of London External Programme, 2001

Work history

Post-doctoral Research Scholar (2017-present), International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA), Laxenburg, Austria.

Assistant Professor (2013-present), Institute for Ecological Economics, Department of Socioeconomics, Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU), Vienna, Austria.

Research Director (2011-2013), Center for Economic Research in Pakistan (CERP), Lahore, Pakistan.

YSSP 2012 (Summer 2012), Risk, Policy and Vulnerability (RPV), International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA), Laxenburg, Austria.

Research Fellow (2005-2007), Economics Department, Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS).

Research Associate (2004-2005), Social Enterprise Development Center (SEDC), Lahore, Pakistan.

Lecturer (2001-2003, 2004-2005), University of London External Programme, University College Lahore, Lahore, Pakistan.

Softwares
Stata, Mathematica, Netlogo, Matlab, ArcGIS, R, SPSS, Gephi

Languages
English (bilingual proficiency), Urdu (mother tongue), Punjabi (conversational), German (B1 level)

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  1. Dear Asjad,

    Great site. I wonder if you might zip and send the Godley & Lavoie mathematica notebooks you developed? These would greatly assist my study of monetary economics.

    Best Regards,
    Daniel.

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