• Omnichannel Supply Chains: Turning Myth into Reality
    Friday, May 11, 2018 - 2:30pm


    Global e-commerce is a multi-trillion dollar business that is expected to expand at a compound annual growth rate of more than 15 percent in the next decade. The desire to seize...

  • Financial Liberalization and Financial Instability
    Friday, April 27, 2018 - 10:30am

    Speaker’s Profile: Yasir Riaz is a PhD Finance Candidate at Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS), Pakistan. His research thesis focuses on the role of credit rating agencies in...

  • Developing 'Policy Briefs'
    Friday, April 20, 2018 - 2:30pm

    Session Outline: Developing policy briefs has become an increasingly important technical skill in academia and SDSB encourages its faculty to prepare policy briefs in their respective research...

  • Reputation Risk Management
    Monday, April 16, 2018 - 10:00am

    Speaker’s Profile: Chris joins many years of experience as a journalist and senior public relations specialist to his academic interests in issue, risk and crisis communication. He has taught at...

  • Earnings Quality in Pakistan: Evidence from the Field
    Friday, April 6, 2018 - 2:30pm

    Speaker’s Profile: Dr Haroon obtained his PhD in Accounting from The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong in 2015, where his research inquired into financial reporting choices and their...

  • Determining The Mortgage Rate In An Intensity Based Framework
    Friday, April 13, 2018 - 2:30pm

    Speaker’s Profile: Dr Ferhana Ahmad is an Assistant Professor at Suleman Dawood School of Business in the area of Mathematical and Computational Finance. She has a DPhil and MSc in Mathematical...

  • Designing Service Process for Effective Customer Participation: Modular Service Approach
    Friday, March 16, 2018 - 2:30pm


    One of the most remarkable aspect about service businesses is value cocreation. The service product/process is co-created by the customer and service provider together. Thus, from...

  • Art & Science of Leadership
    Wednesday, March 28, 2018 - 11:00am

    Objectives of the Session: Leadership as an art with examples. Leadership as a science with examples. Leadership v/s Management

    Speaker’s Profile: Faisal Khosa is the author of over 100...

  • Does Income Inequality Cause Credit Booms?
    Friday, March 9, 2018 - 2:30pm

    Speaker’s Profile: Dr Tanveer Shehzad is Associate Professor in Finance at SDSB-LUMS. His research is focused on strategic and competitive issues faced by firms operating in developing countries...

  • Current Account Deficit and Policy Response
    Friday, March 2, 2018 - 2:30pm


    This policy paper studies the current macroeconomic conditions in Pakistan and suggests a policy responses to imbalances in the external, fiscal and monetary sectors in Pakistan....

  • A Time-Varying Analysis on the Weak-Form Efficiency of Crude Oil Prices
    Friday, February 23, 2018 - 2:00pm

    Speaker’s Profile:

    Syed Aun R. Rizvi joined Suleman Dawood School of Business at Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) in 2016. Previously Aun had served University of Nottingham...

  • Does the Stock Market Favor Socially Responsible Firms? Evidence from SEOs
    Friday, February 9, 2018 - 2:30pm

    Speaker’s Profile Professor Chou earned his Ph.D. in finance from Drexel University, USA. He is currently a professor at the College of Management of Taiwan Normal University, and concurrently...

  • International Conditional Policy Uncertainty
    Friday, February 2, 2018 - 2:30pm

    Speaker’s Profile Tahir Suleman is a Lecturer in Finance at Wellington Institute of Technology and Research Fellow at Victoria Business School. He obtained his PhD. (Finance) from Victoria...

  • Masculinity and Gender in the Workplace
    Friday, January 26, 2018 - 3:30pm

    Aurélie Salvaire has been working for the past 10 years in the social innovation field, collaborating with Oxfam, Ashoka, Unreasonable Institute and Impact Hub. She founded and curated different...

  • Terrorism and firm performance: Empirical evidence from Pakistan
    Friday, January 26, 2018 - 2:30pm


    A secure business environment for private enterprises is desired by all states and is endorsed as a part of United Nation’s sustainable development goals. However, the risk...

  • The Impact of CPEC on Pakistan’s Industrial Sector
    Friday, December 22, 2017 - 2:30pm

    Speaker’s Profile: Dr. Aman, completed his M.Phil. in Economics from Quaid-e-Azam University, Islamabad and later went on to earn a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Auckland, New Zealand...

  • Clustering, Knowledge Sharing, and Intrabrand Competition: A Multiyear Analysis of An Evolving Franchise System
    Friday, November 24, 2017 - 2:30pm

    Speaker’s Profile:

    Dr. Moeen Naseer Butt is an Assistant Professor of Marketing at Suleman Dawood School of Business (SDSB) at Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS). He received...

  • Lessons From Islamic Economics Following the Global Finance Crisis
    Friday, October 13, 2017 - 2:30pm

    Speaker’s Profile

    Sheikh Bilal Khan, Co-author of ‘International Takaful Report: Shari’ah and Legal Analysis’, holds an LL.B (Hons), MA and MBA from various British universities as well as...

  • Anticipated Versus Unanticipated Terms of Trade Shocks & The J-Curve Phenomenon
    Friday, October 27, 2017 - 2:30pm

    Speaker’s Profile:

    Syed Zahid Ali is a professor of economics at the Lahore University of Management Sciences.  He did his M.A and PhD in economics from McMaster University Canada. He...

    Friday, October 6, 2017 - 2:30pm

    Speaker’s Profile:

    Dr Shahid Rashid is the Executive Director of the Centre of Excellence of the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CE-CPEC), Pakistan Institute of Development Economics (...