Idrees Khawaja

Rethinking the NFC

Rethinking the NFC

The principle of equity demands that development efforts of the state be spread all over the country. Published 29 Apr, 2019 07:11am
All in schools…

All in schools…

Costs can be cut significantly by revisiting our education model. Published 08 Nov, 2018 06:12am
Reform resistance

Reform resistance

Rent-seekers will always come in the way of meaningful change. Published 24 Oct, 2018 06:26am
Vision 2025 score

Vision 2025 score

There are lessons to draw from not meeting goals. Published 29 Jul, 2018 07:07am
Future of MBA

Future of MBA

What can be done to revive interest in business studies? Published 04 Mar, 2018 07:03am
Fit to be exploited

Fit to be exploited

Imagine 300,000 semi-educated youth with few prospects of jobs. Published 10 Dec, 2017 07:01am
PM has your cash

PM has your cash

Voters do not assess the honesty level of candidates. Published 06 Aug, 2017 03:11am
Part-time PhD

Part-time PhD

HEC rankings are sending misleading signals. Published 07 Jul, 2017 06:51am
Charter of economy

Charter of economy

A common economic agenda is not good for the nation. Published 07 Jun, 2017 01:31am
Potential leaks

Potential leaks

The CPEC website needs to give more details. Published 30 May, 2017 06:54am
FICTION: Wishful thinking

FICTION: Wishful thinking

An economist imagines what Pakistan’s future could be if a revolution of thought began now Updated 25 Apr, 2017 11:46pm
Home to school

Home to school

Fewer but better-equipped schools might be the solution. Published 19 Apr, 2017 06:56am
Misplaced optimism

Misplaced optimism

Rising inequality is a ticking time bomb. Published 14 Mar, 2017 03:52am
Economic dilemma

Economic dilemma

Structural issues must be sorted out for economic growth. Published 23 Jan, 2017 02:31am
Abuse of authority

Abuse of authority

Those pointing a finger at irregularities deviate from the norm. Published 08 Jan, 2017 12:59pm
The election cycle

The election cycle

Governments adopt myopic fiscal policies to win votes. Published 10 Nov, 2016 01:13am
Poverty and terror

Poverty and terror

Economic opportunities are scarce in Fata. Published 18 Oct, 2016 04:45am
Flawed degrees

Flawed degrees

Local PhD programmes are not suited to conditions in our society. Published 19 Sep, 2016 03:09am