Dr Kaiser Bangali to speak on ‘Current Economic Situation of Pakistan’ at NPC Islamabad

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: The renowned economist Dr Kaiser Bangali will speak on ‘Current Economic Situation of Pakistan’ in an event to be organized at the National Press Club (NPC) in Islamabad on Friday (May 31, 2019).

The event will be held at NPC Library at 05:00 pm.

Dr Kaiser Bengali is an economist with over 35 years experience in teaching, research and policy advice in Pakistan.

Kaiser Bengali has a Masters in Economics from Boston University, USA, and a PhD in Economics from University of Karachi, Pakistan. He has taught and conducted research at prestigious institutions in Pakistan such as the Applied Economics Research Centre, University of Karachi, Shaheed Zulfikar Ali Bhutto Institute of Science & Technology, and was Managing Director of the Social Policy & Development Centre, Karachi.

Kaiser Bengali has also served in a number of government positions. Till recently, he was Consultant for Economic Affairs and Head of the Chief Minister’s Policy Reform Unit, Government of Balochistan.

Earlier, Dr Kaiser Bengali was Advisor to the Chief Minister of Sindh for Planning & Development. He was also the first head of the Benazir Income Support Programme (BISP) and designed the programme. He was also Sindh’s representative on the 7th National Finance Commission, which gave a successful Award. He has now been nominated on the 8th NFC to represent Balochistan.