NUST Economics Society Conference 2019 was organised as part of celebrating Ten Years of Teaching Economics and Knowledge Sharing at the Department of Economics, School of Social Sciences & Humanities (S3H), NUST, Islamabad on April 30, 2019. The theme of one-day conference was “Pakistan Economy-Key Challenges and Solution” and was attended by professional economists, academicians, development partners, policy makers, researchers, faculty members and students who deliberated on economic issues facing Pakistan. Mr. Sartaj Aziz, Former Finance Minister, was the chief-guest of the conference.
Dr. Ashfaque Hassan Khan, Dean of NUST School of Social Sciences & Humanities (S3H), leading Pakistani economists and foreign participants deliberated on other critical issues like macroeconomic imbalances, balance of payment crisis, SDGs and poverty alleviation and also highlighted the macroeconomic issues such as environment, social development & China-Pakistan-Economic Corridor (CPEC) and its impact on Pakistan’s economy.
April 30, 2019