About IGC Pakistan
The International Growth Centre (IGC) aims to promote sustainable growth in developing countries by providing demand-led policy advice based on cutting-edge economic research. The IGC directs a global network of researchers and in-country teams in Africa and South Asia and works closely with governments to generate high quality research and policy advice on key growth challenges. It is directed by the London School of Economics and University of Oxford, and is funded by the UK Department for International Development (DFID). IGC's Pakistan programme is guided by Dr. Ijaz Nabi (Country Director), Dr. Naved Hamid (Resident Director), Dr. Ali Cheema (Lead Academic) and Dr. Asim Ijaz Khwaja (Lead Academic).