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Dr Muhammad Yaqub

  • March 03, 2015

    Charter of economy

    The finance minister has been advocating that all the major political parties should sign a ‘charter of economy’ on the pattern of the charter...

  • February 21, 2015

    An aimless central bank

    In 1997, while proposing to the then government changes in the State Bank of Pakistan Act to strengthen SBP autonomy and define and legislate the...

  • February 17, 2015

    The genie of inflation

    The country has faced a high rate of inflation in the last ten years or so, which has affected the poor, lower and middle income classes whose...

  • February 07, 2015

    Lies, damned lies, and statistics

    The PML-N government has set a new record in manipulation of economic statistics and hoodwinking the public that it has been pursuing prudent...

  • January 27, 2015

    Pretentions of autonomy

    The writer is a former governor of the State Bank of Pakistan.On January 24, the State Bank of Pakistan announced that it had decided to reduce the...

  • January 26, 2015

    Notes for the finance minister

    We have multiple distress signals coming out of the mismanaged economy of Pakistan. A shrinking base of direct taxation and expanding underground...

  • January 21, 2015

    The stake and its holders

    Every government gets lost in its own game of self-enrichment and political survival, and begins to engage in temporary fire-fighting in economic...