Dr. Faisal Abbas

Research themes
  • Renewable energy
  • Biodiversity
Research countries
  • Pakistan
Working groups

Institutional Economics, Policies, and Trade

Professional experience

Carloschmidt Fellowship for six month working in World Health Organization (WHO) headquarters at Geneva, Switzerland. March 2009 to September 2009. One Year Research Experience from 2002 to 2003 as a Student Researcher in the University of Agriculture Faisalabad, Pakistan. Worked as researcher from december 2001 to january 2002 in a project with Faisalabad Area up Grading Project (FAUP) funded by DFID. Worked as a Research Officer from September, 2004 to March2005,in University of Agriculture Faisalabad, Pakistan in a Project funded by National Drainage Programme (NDP).


M.Sc (Hons) Agricultural Economics, 1st division Univ. of Agriculture Faisalabad, Pakistan. B.Sc (Hons) Agricultural Economics, 1st division Univ. of Agriculture Faisalabad, Pakistan. Intermediate (Science) 1st division Govt. Degree Boys College Nawab Shah, Pakistan.


Abbas, F.  2010.  Pakistan: why the reforms need work.  Nature, 467   : 1047   .
Abbas, F.  2010.  Public Health Sector Expenditures, Health Status and their Role in Development of Pakistan.  Doctoral Thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn.  Further Information


Faisal Abbas.  2007.  Health care spending and economic development in Pakistan: a time series analysis. Paper presented in “Macroeconometric Workshop” held in DIW Berlin from 7 to 8th December, 2007.. 


Mushtaq, K, Faisal, A and Abedullah.  2006.  Testing the law of one price: Cotton market integration in. 
Mushtaq, K, Faisal, A, Abedullah and Ghafoor, A..  2006.  Testing the law of one price: Rice market integration in Pakistan’s Punjab, Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Sciences Vol.43 No.3-4..  Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 43 (3-4)   .


Abbas, F. and K. Mushtaq.  2005.  Wheat market integration in Pakistan: Implication for Agricultural Development and Poverty Reduction.  Proceedings International Conference “Environmentally Sustainable Development”, June 26-28, Abbottabad, Pakistan.
Abbas, F. and M.N. Sarwar.  2005.  Raising Crop Yields from Conservation Technology.  Economic and Business Review Daily Dawn, January 24, Lahore..
Abbas, F., A. Saboor, N. Sarwar and A. Maqbool.  2005.  Socio- Economic Dimensions of Rural Poverty: An Experience of Barani Areas in Punjab- Pakistan.  J. Agri. Soc. Sci., 2 (1)   : 138-143   .
Abbas, F., M.N. Sarwar and S. Hussain.  2005.  Microfinance Route to Income Generation and Poverty Reduction: Evidence from District Faisalabad, Pakistan.  Journal of Agriculture and Social Sciences, 1 (2)   : 144-147   .


Abbas, F., and U. Hiemenz.  What determinants Public health expenditures in Pakistan? Role of income, urbanization and unemployment.  Economic Change and Restructuring, .

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Faisal Abbas

Guest Researcher

Department :
ZEF B: Department of Economic and Technological Change