Safdar Sohail

Safdar A. Sohail

Research Papers/Chapters

Social Protection

“Future of Social Protection in Pakistan” – Report Chapter
SPRC Flagship Report on State of Social Protection in Pakistan, 2020 Read here

“Future of Tri-Partite process in Pakistan” – Paper
First NSPP Public Policy Conference, Lahore, 19-20 September, 2022

“Future of Tri-Partite process in Pakistan” – Paper
First NSPP Public Policy Conference, Lahore, 19-20 September, 2022

Trade and Commerce

“Pakistan’s export potential in Indian market: The Case of Textiles” – a Research Study
For the Ministry of Commerce, Islamabad, 2011

“Resource Management in Pakistan: The Case of Export Subsidies”- Research Paper
National School of Public Policy, Lahore

“Developing Pro-Poor Mineral Policy for Pakistan: Case Study of China run
Saindak Copper and Gold Mines Baluchistan” – Research Paper
Senior Management College, Lahore, 2007

Studies for the Ministry

Training Need Assessment of Ministry of Commerce, – Institutional Support Study
For Ministry of Commerce, Government of Pakistan, 2008

“Information Needs Assessment” Institutional Support Study
Export Promotion Bureau, Ministry of Commerce, 2000

“Restructuring of Export Promotion Bureau” – Institutional Support Study
Ministry of Commerce, Government of Pakistan, 2000

International Publications

Quantification of Barriers to Services Trade in Pakistan – Book Chapter 
Adjusting to Global Economic Volatility: the case of South Asia, New Delhi, Academic Foundation Publishers, 2014

Liberalization of Trade in Services under SAFTA: Prospects and Challenges for Pakistan –Book Chapter
Regional Integration and Economic Development in South Asia’, published by Edward Elgar and Asian Development Bank, 2011. Read here

Trade agreements between developing countries: a case study of Pakistan-Sri Lanka free trade agreement – Research Paper (2010)
Co-Authored with Saira Ahmed, Vaqar Ahmed, Irfan Sarfraz, and Safdar A. Sohail. Read here

Trade and Poverty Reduction in the Asia-Pacific Region: Case Studies and Lessons from Low-income communities – Book Chapter
Arrival and Departure of Nike from Pakistan: A Case Study on the Linkages between Global Outsourcing and Poverty Reduction, Cambridge University Press, 2009. Read here

Controlling Corruption: Towards an integrated strategy – Book Chapter – Case Study: Civil Service
Washington, World Bank Institute (2000)

Controlling Corruption: Towards an integrated strategy – Book Chapter – Case Study: Civil Service
Washington, World Bank Institute (2000)

Inputs to International Publications

South and South-West Asia Development Report
UNESCAP – Regional Cooperation for Inclusive and Sustainable Development, 2012 -2013 Report

Potential Supply Chains in Textiles and Clothing Sector in South Asia
UNCTAD-Commonwealth Secretariat Report on, 2011 Report

Hunger Briefing Paper Series on Building International Food Policy Architecture
UNDP, 2008

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