Syed Muhammad Hussain

Syed Muhammad Hussain is an Assistant Professor of Economics at the Lahore University of Management Sciences. He did his MS and PhD in Economics from the University of Rochester, NY. His main research area is macroeconomics.

Content by Syed Muhammad Hussain
  • Project

    Pakistan KLEMS Database and Productivity Measurement at the Industry Level

    This study aims at creating an internationally comparable Pakistan KLEMS data at the national and industry level on the pattern of EU KLEMS database. It will include growth in output, growth in inputs and derived measures of total factor productivity. Pakistan's economy has gone through some fundamental changes in the last few decades including changes in labour...

    10 Dec 2014 | Abid A. Burki, Mushtaq A. Khan, Syed Muhammad Hussain

  • Project

    Inflation and Interest Rate Policy

    When inflation results from excess demand for goods and services, central banks’ typical response is to increase interest rates. The usual transmission mechanism is: a reduction in money supply (tightening monetary policy) increases interest rates, which is expected to reduce overall spending (both consumption and investment) thus leading in an overall demand reduction...

    4 Sep 2014 | Syed Zahid Ali, Kashif Zaheer Malik, Syed Muhammad Hussain

  • Publication - Working Paper

    Constraints faced by industry in Punjab, Pakistan (Working Paper)

    1 Jan 2012 | Syed Muhammad Hussain, Usman Khan, Kashif Zaheer Malik, Adeel Faheem