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Dr. Iftikhar Hussain Adil
Assistant Professor
Economics

S3H
National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST)
School of Social Science and Humanities (S3H) H-12 Sector, Islamabad
Tel : +92-51-90853555

Specialization
Statistics, Econometrics, Outliers detection, Measure of skewness

Education
Ph.D Econometrics International Islamic University, Islamabad

Dr. Adil is serving as Assistant Professor at NUST since 2014. Dr. Adil holds a doctoral degree in Econometrics from International Islamic University. He is serving as a reviewer for Sankhya, Indian Journal of Statistics, and Pakistan Development Review. He has published research papers both in national and international journals such as Pakistan Journal of Statistics and Operation Research, and Pakistan Business Review. He has done many funded research projects in collaboration with Asian Development Review and European Union. His research interests include Econometrics, Probability Theory and Sampling Methodologies. Dr. Adil has expertise in STATA. 

 
  • Worked as “Consultant” with World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) in the Project ““Improving Livelihoods Of Fisher Communities In Central Indus Wetlands Complex” Pakistan”(Since September 2012-January 2013)
  • Worked as “Consultant Statistician”with World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) in the Project “Valuing Recreational Use of Pakistan Wetlands”(January 2009-May 2010)
  • Worked as “Consultant Statistician”with World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) in the Project “Socio Economic Baseline”( February-June 2011)
  • Worked as “Consultant Statistician”with World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) in the Project “Climate Change Adaptation”( October-December 2011)
  • Worked as “Regional Coordinator” with United Nation Development Programme (UNDP) in the Project “Social Audit of Governance and Delivery of Public Service 2011-12” (January-February 2012).  
  • MS Thesis Supervised:

    o    Depreciation of Exchange Rate: Economy to Earn or All is wasted in Debt (2013)

    o    When Debt Turns Bad? (2013)

    o    In Search of Exchange Rate Overshooting/Undershooting in Pakistan (2014)

    o    Determinants of Households Food Expenditures among Households Receiving Social Protection in Pakistan (2016)

    o    Banking Profitability in Pakistan with Empirical Bayesian Estimation (2016)

    Evaluator

    o    External Evaluator (PG Thesis) at Capital University of Sciences and Technology

    o    External Evaluator (PG Thesis) at Pakistan Institute of Development Economics

    Reviewer

    o   Reviewer for SANKHYA: Indian Journal of Statistics

    o   Pakistan Development Review​.

    • Valuing recreational Use of Pakistan Wetlands; An Application of Travel Cost Method: SANDEE working Paper
    • Problems and Treatment of Adjusted Boxplot (Submitted for publication)
    • Exchange Rate, J Curve and Debt Burden of Pakistan (Pakistan journal of Economics and Social Review)
    • Split Sample Skewness (Working Paper)
    • Split Sample Skewness Based Boxplot (Working Paper) 
    •     Exchange Rate, J Curve and Debt Burden of Pakistan; Pakistan journal of Economics and Social Review; volume 50 No. 1(summer 2012) page 41-56
    •    A Modified Approach for Detection of Outliers; Pakistan Journal of Statistics and Operation Research; volume XI N.1 2015 page 89-100
    •     In Search of Exchange Rate Overshooting/Undershooting in Pakistan; NUST Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities (NJSSH) Volume II 2016
    •   Demutualization on Expansion of Stock Market Growth; Evidence from Indian Market and Lesson for Pakistan Stock Exchange: (Accepted for publication in Pakistan Business Review (PBR) Volume 18 No.3
    •    Spillover Effects of Demutualization on Stock Exchange: A Regional Comparison.  (Accepted for publication in Pakistan Business Review (PBR) Volume 19 No.
    •   Valuing recreational Use of Pakistan Wetlands; An Application of Travel Cost Method: (submitted for publication)
    •  Split Sample Skewness (Submitted for publication)
    •    Split Sample Skewness Based Box plot (Working Paper​.

    Reports

        Dehlavi, E. Ahmad, I.H. Adil, F. Zaman, A. Shahab, M. Shehzad, S. Arshad, N. Bajwa, and S. Memon  2013); Enhancing Conservation Practice in Pakistan; Application of Multivariate Analysis to Generate Policy Relevant Poverty-Environment (PE) Indicators for Rangeland, Freshwater, Himalayan Moist Temperate and Dry Temperate Forest Ecosystems (A Project funded by ADB)

        Ali Dehlavi and Iftikhar Hussain Adil; (2012) Socioeconomic Base line of Pakistan’s Coastal Areas: Kharo Chan, Keti Bunder, and Jiwani (A Project funded by European Union)​.

  • Working as “Assistant Professor”at National University of Sciences and Technology, (NUST) Islamabad (Since February 2012)
  • Instructor and Resource Person for Teacher Training workshop ( Econometrics ) IIUI  (June 20-25, 2011)
  • Managed Lab Sessions of Statistics for Research (PhD Class) at LUMS (September 2008- January 2009)
  • Managed Lab Sessions of Applied Econometrics (MS and PhD Class) at IIU (September 2008-January 2009)
  • Visiting Faculty Member International Islamic University (IIU) Islamabad (September 2008-Januray 2009, September 2009-January 2010, Since June 2011) 
  • Visiting Faculty Member (Econometrics) at Institute of Business Administration (IBA) Karachi (February-June 2010)
  •  Visiting Faculty Member (Econometrics) at Institute of Business Administration (IBA) Sukkur (February-June 2012)

  • SPRING 2012

    Sr No.

    Course

    Course Code

    Credit Hours

    1

    Introduction to Statistics (BBA2k12) A

    Stat102

    6 Credit Hours

    2

    Introduction to Statistics (BBA2k12) B

    Stat102

    Fall 2012

    1

    Introduction to Econometrics BS Eco 2k10

    Eco-235

    9 Credit Hours

    2

    Introduction to Statistics BS MC 2k11

    Stat103

    3

    Introduction to Statistics BPA2k11

    Stat103

    SPRING 2013

    1

    Statistics for Economists BS Eco 2k12

    Eco 122

    6 Credit Hours

    2

    Applied Econometrics BS Eco 2k10

    Eco 326

    Fall 2013

    1

    Business Mathematics BBA 2K13 A

    Maths 102

    9 Credit Hours

    2

    Business Mathematics BBA 2K13 A

    Maths 102

    3

    Business Mathematics BPA 2K13

    Maths 102

    SPRING 2014

    1

    Statistic  BS A&F 2k13

    Stat 101

    9 Credit Hours

    2

    Statistics in Mass Com BS MC 2k10

    MCM-481

    3

    Mathematics BS MC2k13

    Math-104

    Fall 2014

    1

    Introduction to Statistics BS MC 2k13

    Stat103

    9 Credit Hours

    2

    Introduction to Statistics BPA 2k13

    Stat103

    3

    Business Mathematics BPA 2K14

    Math-102

    SPRING 2015

    1

    Statistic  BS A&F 2k13

    Stat- 101

    9 Credit Hours

    2

    Sampling Design and measurement Techniques MS MC 2k14

    MC- 822

    3

    Statistics in Mass com BS MC2k11

    MCM- 481

    Fall 2015

    1

    Mathematical Economics II BS Eco 2k15 A

    ECO-222

    9 Credit Hours

    2

    Mathematical Economics II BS Eco 2k15 B

    Eco-222

    3

    Introduction to Econometrics BS Eco 2k13

    Eco-235

    SPRING 2016

    1

    Probability Theory BS Eco 2k14 A

    Eco-224

    9 Credit Hours

    2

    Probability Theory BS Eco 2k14 A

    Eco-224

    3

    Mathematics MC2k15

    MCC124

    Fall 2016

    1

    Mathematical Economics II BS Eco 2k15 A

    ECO-222

    9 Credit Hours

    2

    Mathematical Economics II BS Eco 2k15 B

    Eco-222

    3

    Statistics in Mass Com BS MC 2k13

    MCM-481

     

    Spring 2017

    1

    Probability Theory BS Eco 2k14 A

    Eco-224

    9 Credit Hours

    2

    Probability Theory BS Eco 2k14 A

    Eco-224

    3

    Statistics in Mass Com BS MC 2k16

    MCM-481