Irfan Ul Haq

Irfan Ul Haq is a Special Advisor at South Centre.

Content by Irfan Ul Haq
  • Project

    Estimating behavioural responses and improving efficiency of income tax in Pakistan

    Weak fiscal capacity is one of the major impediments to sustainable growth in Pakistan. At 9.2%, Pakistan’s tax to GDP ratio is among the lowest in the world. This not only severely constrains government’s ability to invest in human development and infrastructure but also makes the country vulnerable to destabilizing fiscal shocks. Pakistan’s policymakers are aware of...

    2 Sep 2014 | Henrik Kleven, Mazhar Waseem, Irfan Ul Haq