Prof. Dr. Faisal Abbas


Academic positionFull Professor
Research fieldsEconomic Policy, Applied Economics,Agricultural Economics, Agricultural Policy, Agricultural Sociology
KeywordsChild Health and Malnutrition, Remittances and Development, Climate change and Development, Poverty and Inequality, Undernutrition and Women health
Honours and awards

2017: Alexander Von Humboldt Experienced Research Fellowship (Feb 2017- July 2018)

2015: Fulbright Visting Research Scholar Fellowship, Cornell University, USA (Dec2015-Dec16)

2011: Postdoctoral Research Fellowship, Center for Development Research (ZEF), (Mar2011-May2011)

2010: Volkswagen Foundation, Our Common Futurer Fellowship, (Mar 2010- October 2010)

2009: CarloSchmidt Fellowship, World Health Organizartion (WHO), (Mar 2009- Sep 2009)

2009: Center for Development Research (ZEF) Thesis writing Fellowship, (Nov 2009- Jan 2011)

Current contact address

InstitutionNational University of Sciences and Technology (NUST)
InstituteSchool of Social Sciences & Humanities (S3H)

Host during sponsorship

Prof. Stephan KlasenProfessur für Volkswirtschaftslehre, insbes. Wirtschaftspolitik, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, Göttingen
Start of initial sponsorship01/01/2017


2015Georg Forster Research Fellowship Programme for Experienced Researchers

Publications (partial selection)

2018Imran Waqas, Faisal Abbas, Sajid Amin Javed What is causing high polio vaccine drop out among Pakistani children?. In: Public Health , 2018, 16-25
Ra? Amir-ud-Din Muhammad Usman Faisal Abbas Sajid Amin Javed3 : Human versus physical capital: issues of accumulation, interaction and endogeneity . In: Economic Change and Restructuring, ,
Rafi Amir-ud-Din Faisal Abbas Sajid Amin Javed: Poverty as Functioning Deprivation: Global Estimates. In: Social Indicator Research ,