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Waqar Masood Khan
Waqar Masood Khan

The writer is a former finance secretary

  • June 19, 2018

    Economic reforms: Part-XXV

    The second Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper was prepared in 2009, after a lapse of eight years. The methodology was getting out of fashion and, in...

  • June 12, 2018

    Economic reforms: Part-XXIV

    In our series on economic reforms we discussed the outcomes achieved under the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper , 2001. As mentioned earlier, the...

  • June 06, 2018

    The PML-N’s economy: Part II

    The remarkable performance achieved in the first three years of the PML-N government’s tenure was squandered in the last two years. Economic...

  • June 05, 2018

    The PML-N’s economy: Part - I

    Taking a break from the Economic reforms series, let’s evaluate the PML-N government’s performance in managing the economy.When the government...

  • May 29, 2018

    Economic reforms: Part-XXIII

    The Social Action Programme remained in operation until the close of the last millennium. The Asian financial crisis of the late 1990s and the...

  • May 22, 2018

    Economic reforms: Part-XXII

    So far our focus has been on the economic policies affecting macroeconomic variables such as growth, inflation, money, investments etc. However, no...

  • May 15, 2018

    Economic reforms: Part-XXI

    When the PML-N won the 2013 elections and formed government, approaching the Fund again for a new programme was a foregone conclusion.The government...