Drivers of Change Update

(November 2007 - March 2008)

The Asia Foundation commissioned a series of background papers on the economic situation, poverty trends, institutional challenges to the state, and the politics of demilitarization in Pakistan, as part of "Drivers of Change Update" jointly sponsored by DFID(UK), the European Union, and the Netherlands Embassy.

Publications and Papers

Syed Akmal Hussain, Haris Gazdar and Asad Sayeed, Macroeconomic Management and Poverty Trends in Pakistan 1999-2007. The Asia Foundation, Islamabad. December 2007.

Keywords: Economic Management , Poverty

Haris Gazdar and Asad Sayeed, Pro-Poor Growth Agenda - Institutions and Institutional Change. The Asia Foundation, Islamabad. December 2007.

Keywords: Political Economy , Poverty

Haris Gazdar and Asad Sayeed, The Taliban/Al-Qaeda Threat as an Institutional Challenge to the State in Pakistan. The Asia Foundation, Islamabad. December 2007.

Keywords: Political Economy , Conflict

Haris Gazdar and Asad Sayeed, The Politics of Demilitarizing State and Society. The Asia Foundation, Islamabad. December 2007.

Keywords: Political Economy