Hina Amber

Research themes
  • Growth, inequality and poverty
  • Economic change and vulnerability
  • Theories of Development
  • Gender
Research countries
  • Pakistan
Working groups

ZEF Gender Group

Professional experience

Lecturer, Lahore College for Women University, Lahore (on study leave).

Lecturer, Kinnaird College, Lahore (2014-2015).


MPhil Economics, GC University, Lahore.

BS (Hons) Economics, GC University, Lahore.

Funding institutions

German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)

Supervisors of
doctoral work

Prof. Dr. Joachim von Braun

Advisor at ZEF

Dr. Bezawit Beyene Chichaibelu


Amber, H., Chichaibelu, B.B.  2023.  Patterns and Causes of Female Labor Force Participation: An Age–Period–Cohort Analysis for Pakistan.  Population Research and Policy Review, 42(20)   . (Open Access)   Further Information
Amber, H., Chichaibelu, B.B.  2023.  Narrowing the gender digital divide in Pakistan: Mobile phone ownership and female labor force participation.  Review of Development Economics, : 29   . (Open Access)   Further Information
Pratama, A. B., Amber, H., Shershunovich, Y., & de Castro, A. B. R..  2023.  Do smart cities perform better in governing the COVID-19 crisis? Empirical evidence from Indonesian cities.  Urban Governance, . (Open Access)   Further Information

Additionals, Curriculum Vitae
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CV_Hina_Zef_updated.pdf [PDF | 586.63KB]

Hina Amber

Junior Researcher

Department :
ZEF B: Department of Economic and Technological Change