Highlights

 
Dec 29, 2016                                                   Plastic Bag Menace - Alternatives and Social Responsiveness: A Case Study of Lahore, Punjab
PERI launched a report on "Plastic Bag Menace - Alternatives and Social Responsiveness: A Case Study of Lahore, Punjab" and presented it to Secretary Environment on 30th December 2016.
 
 
Dec 29, 2016                                                   Data Analysis for Evidence-Based Policymaking
PERI organised a one day training workshop on “Data Analysis for Evidence-Based Policymaking”. The participants included researchers, faculty members from renowned universities, planning officers from government institutes, and students.
Dated: December 29, 2016
 
 
Dec 16, 2016                                                   An Agreement Signed between PERI and LUMS for Punjab Economic Report, 2016
Punjab Economic Research Institute (PERI) and Lahore University of Management Sciences (Consultant) has signed an agreement to carry out collaborate research efforts to prepare Punjab Economic Report, 2016. The main purpose of this initiation was to shed light on the economic plights and future way forward in the economic planning & development of the Punjab Province.
 
 
Dec 13, 2016                                                   Sufficiency Analysis of Local Production Capacity in Punjab for the Requirement of CPEC
Research Paper titled "Sufficiency Analysis of Local Production Capacity in Punjab for the Requirement of CPEC" by Dr. Mumtaz Anwar Chaudhry, Director PERI and Hafiz Ghulam Mujaddad, Associate Research Fellow, have been accepted in annual conference of PIDE held in Islamabad from 13-15 December 2016. 
 
Summary:
The main objective of this paper is to assess the production capacity and capacity utilization of steel, cement and stone crushing sectors of Punjab for the requirement of CPEC and to identify the sources of capacity utilization and provide some policy implications on the base of empirics.
 
Effect of Agglomeration on Socio-Economic Outcomes: A District level Panel Study Of Punjab
Research Paper titled "Effect of Agglomeration on Socio-Economic Outcomes: A District level Panel Study Of Punjab" by Dr. Shahid Adil, Senior Research Economist and Annus Azhar, Associate Research Fellow, have been accepted in annual conference of PIDE held in Islamabad from 13-15 December 2016. 
 
 
Dec 10, 2016                                                   Expansion of Family Welfare Centre & Introduction of Community Based Family Planning Workers (2014-18)
PERI organized a training for the Mid Term Third Party Evaluation of the ADP Scheme “Expansion of Family Welfare Centre & Introduction of Community Based Family Planning Workers (2014-18)” held on 10 December, 2016.
 
 
Dec 01, 2016                                                   Mid-Term Third Party Evaluation of the ADP Scheme Expansion of Family Welfare Centre & Introduction of Community Based Family Planning Workers (2014-18)
Walk in Interview for the following posts for the study titled “Mid-Term Third Party Evaluation of the ADP Scheme Expansion of Family Welfare Centre & Introduction of Community Based Family Planning Workers (2014-18)” in PERI has been revised. Now it will be held on 01-12-2016. Click for more Detail Expired
 
 
Nov 30, 2016                                                   Plastic Bags Menace - Alternatives and Social Responsiveness: A Case Study of Lahore, Punjab
PERI has published its 420th Research Report Titled "PLASTIC BAGS MENACE - ALTERNATIVES AND SOCIAL RESPONSIVENESS: A CASE STUDY OF LAHORE, PUNJAB"
 
 
Nov 17, 2016                                                   Article "Micro-finance Loans in Punjab"
DAILY TIMES e-paper has published Mr.Amir Shahzad Sivia, Associate Research Fellow, article "Micro-finance Loans in Punjab" on 17 November, 2016. Detail
 
 
Nov 16, 2016                                                   Activity Report on “Data Analysis for Evidence-Based Policymaking” 
Procurement of Consultancy Services for preparation of Punjab Economic Report, 2016 (Activity Report)
 
 
Sep 24, 2016                                                   Energy Dependence of Pakistan and its Impact on the Economy: Implications Under the CPEC
PERI has Published a policy brief titled “Energy Dependence of Pakistan and its Impact on the Economy: Implications Under the CPEC” for the month of September 2016.