Dr. Syed M Hasan is Assistant Professor (Tenure Track) in the Department of Economics (MGSHSS). His primary research and teaching field is urban/regional economics and public economics.
Dr. Hasan obtained his PhD in Economics from Ohio State University in 2014. His doctoral research focused on spatial policy instruments and firms productivity. Under the broad theme of sustainbale development, Dr. Hasan also has interest in research on resilient cities. In this context his research focuses on areas related to provision of drinking water, estimating economic cost of traffic congestion and residential carbon emissions associted with large urban centers.
Dr. Hasan has several publications in international peer-reviewed journals. In 2007 he did he Masters in Public Finance from GRIPS, Tokyo, Japan. Prior to joining the academia, Dr. Hasan worked with the civil service of Pakistan.