Faculty Profile

Dr. Qaiser Munir

Professor

Department: Economics

Specialization: Economics/Finance

Onboard Status: Available

Email: qmunir@iba.edu.pk


Work Experience

  • Professor at Institute of Business Administration, Karachi (Aug-2020 to PRESENT)
  • Professor and Director, Centre for Business & Economics Research (CBER) at Institute of Business Administration, Karachi (Jul-2019 to Aug-2020)
  • Professor at Institute of Business Administration, Karachi (Nov-2018 to Jun-2019)
  • Associate Professor at Institute of Business Administration, Karachi (Jan-2018 to Oct-2018)
  • University Malaysia Sabah (UMS), Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia at Faculty of Business, Economics and Accountancy; (Jan-2016 to Dec-2018)
  • Senior Lecturer University Malaysia Sabah (UMS), Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia at Faculty of Business, Economics and Accountancy; (Jan-2010 to Dec-2015)
  • Lecturer University Malaysia Sabah (UMS), Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia at Faculty of Business, Economics and Accountancy; (Nov-2007 to Dec-2009)
  • University Malaysia Sabah (UMS), Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia at Faculty of Business, Economics and Accountancy; (Jul-2007 to Oct-2007)

Academic Qualification

  • PhD (Economics/Finance), University Malaysia Sabah (UMS), Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia - 2007
  • MSc Economics, University of Karachi, Pakistan - 1994
  • BSc (Economics), University of Karachi - 1990

Research Interests

  • Economics/Finance

Courses Taught

  • DEVELOPMENT ECONOMICS
  • ECONOMIC FORECASTING
  • FINAL YEAR ECONOMICS PROJECT
  • INTERMEDIATE MACROECONOMICS
  • INTERMEDIATE MICROECONOMICS
  • INTERNATIONAL TRADE
  • MS RESEARCH PROJECT
  • MS THESIS
  • MS THESIS
  • PRINCIPLES OF MICROECONOMICS
  • RESEARCH METHODS IN ECONOMICS
  • RESEARCH PROJECT/ PAPER FOR MS

Research Output


Journal Publication(s)

  • Tamara Teplova, Dr. Qaiser Munir, Maria Kapichnikova ,"The Ex-Dividend-Day Behavior of Stock Prices and Volume: The Case of Pharmaceutical Dividend Aristocrats",Singapore Economic Review,May 18, 2020,,Singapore
  • Dr. Qaiser Munir, Hooi Hooi Lean, Russel Smyth ,"CO2 Emissions, Energy Consumption and Economic Growth in ASEAN-10 Countries: A Cross-sectional Dependence Approach",Energy Economics,Jan 01, 2020,,AMSTERDAM, NETHERLANDS
  • Dr. Qaiser Munir, Kok Sook Ching, Kasim Mansur ,"External Shocks, Structural Breaks and Unemployment Hysteresis in Selected Asian Countries",Singapore Economic Review,May 26, 2019,Singapore,
  • Evgeniya Mikova, Tamara Teplova, Dr. Qaiser Munir ,"Puzzling Premiums on FX Markets: Carry Trade, Momentum, and Value Alone and Strategy Diversification",Emerging Markets Finance and Trade,Jan 21, 2019,,UK
  • Sook Ching Kok, Dr. Qaiser Munir, Hooi Hooi Lean ,"Informational Efficiency of Finance Stocks in Malaysia: A Two-regime Nonlinear Threshold Autoregressive Approach",International Journal of Business and Society,Jan 03, 2019,Malaysia,Kuching
  • Fumitaka Furuoka, Hanafiah Harvey, Dr. Qaiser Munir ,"Export Diversification, Mean-Reversion of Exports, and Stability of Export–Growth Causality",The International Trade Journal,Dec 24, 2018,,UK
  • Fumitaka Furuoka, Rajah Rasiah, Rafiq Idris, Patrick Ziegenhain, Ray Ikechukwu Jacob, Dr. Qaiser Munir ,"Income Convergence in the ASEAN-5 Countries",International Journal of Business and Society,Sep 30, 2018,Malaysia,
  • Dr. Qaiser Munir, Sook Ching Kok, Hooi Hooi Lean, Tamara Teplova ,"Purchasing Power Parity in ASEAN-5 Countries: Revisit with Cross-Sectional Dependence and Structural Breaks",Macroeconomics and Finance in Emerging Market Economies,Sep 10, 2018,England,London
  • Dr. Qaiser Munir, Tongxia Li ,"Nonlinearity between CEO Power and Firm Leverage: Evidence from the Threshold Model",Review of Managerial Science,Jul 01, 2018,,
  • Kok Sook Ching, Dr. Qaiser Munir, Lean Hooi Hooi ,"Anomalies in Finance Stocks Market: Momentum Effect and Return Reversal",Advanced Science Letters,Apr 01, 2018,,
  • Dr. Qaiser Munir, Kok Sook Ching ,"Revisiting Calendar Effects in Malaysian Finance Stocks Market: Evidence from Threshold GARCH (TGARCH) Model",Communications in Statistics - Theory and Methods,Feb 14, 2018,,
  • Dr. Qaiser Munir, Sook Ching Kok, Tamara Teplova, Tongxia Li ,"Powerful CEOs, Debt Financing, and Leasing in Chinese SMEs: Evidence from Threshold Model",The North-American Journal of Economics and Finance,Nov 01, 2017,,
  • Nur Surayya Saudi, Dr. Qaiser Munir, Muaz Mahmud, Ahmad Shakir Saudi ,"CO2-GDP NEXUS: Case for ASEAN 5",International Journal of Advanced and Applied Sciences,Oct 06, 2017,,
  • Hanafah Harvey, Fumitaka Furuoka, Dr. Qaiser Munir ,"The Role of Tourism, Real Exchange Rate, and Economic Growth in Malaysia: Further Evidence from Disaggregated Data",Asia-Pacific Social Science Review,Sep 01, 2017,,
  • Chi-Chur Chao, May Hu, Dr. Qaiser Munir, Tongxia Li ,"The impact of CEO Power on Corporate Capital Structure: New Evidence from Dynamic Panel Threshold",International Review of Economics and Finance,May 25, 2017,,
  • Tongxia Li, Dr. Qaiser Munir, Mohd Rahimie Abd Karim ,"Nonlinear Relationship between CEO Power and Capital Structure: Evidence from China's Listed SMEs",International Review of Economics and Finance,Jan 03, 2017,,
  • Tongxia Li, Mohd Rahimie Abd Karim, Dr. Qaiser Munir ,"The Determinants of Leasing Decisions: An Empirical Analysis from Chinese Listed SMEs",Managerial Finance,Mar 04, 2016,,
  • Kok Sook Ching, Dr. Qaiser Munir, Arsiah Bahron ,"Malaysian Banking Sector Efficiency, Structural Breaks and Cross-sectional Dependence: Empirical Evidence",Journal of Economic Cooperation And Development,Mar 01, 2016,,
  • Dr. Qaiser Munir, Kok Sook Ching, Fumitaka Furuoka, Hanafiah Harvey ,"Testing for Unemployment Hysteresis in Selected Transition Economies",Journal of Transition Studies Reviews,Nov 01, 2015,,
  • Sook Ching Kok, Dr. Qaiser Munir ,"Malaysian Finance Sector Weak-form Efficiency: Heterogeneity, Structural Breaks, And Cross-sectional Dependence",Journal Of Economics, Finance And Administrative Science,Oct 31, 2015,,
  • Dr. Qaiser Munir, Kok Sook Ching ,"Revisiting the Hysteresis Hypothesis in Unemployment in Selected Emerging Economies",International Journal of Economic Perspectives,Sep 01, 2015,,
  • Dr. Qaiser Munir, Kok Sook Ching ,"Purchasing Power Parity of ASEAN-5 Countries Revisited: Heterogeneity, Structural Breaks, and Cross-Sectional Dependence",Global Economic Review,Mar 10, 2015,,
  • Fumitaka Furuoka, Dr. Qaiser Munir ,"Unemployment And Inflation In Malaysia: Evidence From Error Correction Model",Malaysian Journal of Business and Economics,Nov 01, 2014,Malaysia,
  • Kok Sook Ching, Dr. Qaiser Munir, Arsiah Bahron ,"Technical Anomalies: A Theoretical Review",Malaysian Journal of Business And Economics,Nov 01, 2014,Malaysia,
  • Dr. Qaiser Munir, Kok Sook Ching ,"Does Malaysian Gold Bullion Coin Prices Follow Mean Reversion or Random Walk?",Journal of Applied Economic Sciences,Mar 31, 2014,,
  • Hanafiah Harvey, Fumitaka Furuoka, Dr. Qaiser Munir ,"The Role of Tourism and Exchange Rate on Economic Growth: Evidence from the BIMP-EAGA Countries",Economics Bulletin,Oct 24, 2013,,
  • Fumitaka Furuoka, Dr. Qaiser Munir, Hanafiah Harvey ,"Does the Phillips Curve Exist in the Philippines?",Economics Bulletin,Aug 05, 2013,,
  • Dr. Qaiser Munir, Kok Sook Ching, Fumitaka Furuoka, Kasim Mansur ,"The Efficient Market Hypothesis Revisited: Evidence from the Five Small Open Asian Stock Markets",Singapore Economic Review,Sep 01, 2012,,
  • Fumitaka Furuoka, Beatrice Lim Fui Yee, Emily Kok, Mohammad Zahirul Hoque, Dr. Qaiser Munir ,"What Are the Determinants of Health Expenditure? Empirical Results from Asian Countries",Sunway Academic Journal,Dec 01, 2011,Malaysia,
  • Fumitaka Furuoka, Dr. Qaiser Munir ,"Total Fertility Rate and Economic Development: New Evidence from Brunei",Borneo Research Journal,Dec 01, 2011,Malaysia,
  • Fumitaka Furuoka, Dr. Qaiser Munir ,"Can Population Growth Contribute to Economic Growth? New Evidence from Singapore",Economics Bulletin,Nov 25, 2011,,
  • Fumitaka Furuoka, Dr. Qaiser Munir ,"Is Unemployment Rate Stationary in ASEAN? New Findings",The Empirical Economics Letters,Oct 01, 2011,,
  • Fumitaka Furuoka, Dr. Qaiser Munir ,"An Empirical Analysis on the Motivations of Foreign Aid Distribution",The IUP Journal of Applied Economics,Apr 01, 2011,,
  • Fumitaka Furuoka, Dr. Qaiser Munir ,"Population Growth and Standard of Living: A Threshold Regression Approach",Economics Bulletin,Mar 17, 2011,,
  • Fumitaka Furuoka, Dr. Qaiser Munir ,"Are GDP Fluctuations Transitory? New Evidence from ASEAN Countries",The Empirical Economics Letters,Feb 01, 2011,,
  • Fumitaka Furuoka, Dr. Qaiser Munir ,"An Analysis of the Phillips Curve in Brunei: Empirical Analysis",Borneo Research Journal,Dec 01, 2010,Malaysia,
  • Fumitaka Furuoka, Dr. Qaiser Munir ,"Is Population Growth Beneficial or Detrimental to Economic Development? New Evidence from Pakistan",Journal of Population and Social Studies,Jun 01, 2010,,
  • Fumitaka Furuoka, Iwao Kato, Chong Mun Ho, Dr. Qaiser Munir ,"What are the Determinants of Total Fertility Rates? A Threshold Regression Approach",The Empirical Economics Letters,Feb 01, 2010,,
  • Fumitaka Furuoka, Dr. Qaiser Munir ,"Does Export Dependency Hurt Economic Development? Empirical Evidence from Singapore",Economics Bulletin,Jan 13, 2010,,
  • Fumitaka Furuoka, Dr. Qaiser Munir ,"Phillips Curve in Selected Asean Countries: New Evidence from Panel Data",Sunway Academic Journal,Dec 01, 2009,,
  • Fumitaka Furuoka, Dr. Qaiser Munir ,"Exports, Imports and Economic Development in Sabah: New Empirical Evidence",Borneo Research Journal,Dec 01, 2009,Malaysia,
  • Noor Zahirah Mohd Sidek, Mohammed Yusoff, Dr. Qaiser Munir ,"Exchange Rate Misalignment and Capital Inflows: An Endogenous Threshold Analysis for Malaysia",Economics Bulletin,Oct 28, 2009,,
  • Dr. Qaiser Munir, Kasim Mansur, Fumitaka Furuoka ,"Inflation and Economic Growth in Malaysia: A Threshold Regression Approach",ASEAN Economic Bulletin (Now Journal of Southeast Asian Economies),Aug 01, 2009,,
  • Dr. Qaiser Munir, Kasim Mansur ,"Non-linearity Between Inflation Rate and GDP Growth in Malaysia",Economics Bulletin,Jul 01, 2009,,
  • Dr. Qaiser Munir, Kasim Mansur ,"Is Malaysian Stock Market Efficient? Evidence from Threshold Unit Root",Economics Bulletin,Jan 08, 2009,,
  • Dr. Qaiser Munir, Kasim Mansur ,"Are Income Inequality and Sociopolitical Instability Harmful to Economic Growth? Some Evidence from Global Data",Pakistan Business Review,Jan 01, 2006,Pakistan,

Case(s)


    Book(s)

    • Tamara Teplova, Tatiana V. Sokolova, Dr. Qaiser Munir ,"Emerging Bond Markets: Shedding Light on Trends and Patterns",Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy,Oct 26, 2020,United Kingdom,
    • Sook Ching kok, Dr. Qaiser Munir ,"Effects of Climate Change to Industrial Outputs and Employment in Asian Emerging Economies",In Tiago Sequeira & Liliana Reis (Eds.), "Climate Change and Global Development: Market, Global Players and Empirical Evidence",May 01, 2019,,
    • Dr. Qaiser Munir, Sook Ching Kok ,"Greenhouse Gas, Carbon Dioxide Emissions and Economic Growth: Empirical Evidence from Threshold Effect",In Tiago Sequeira & Liliana Reis (Eds.), "Climate Change and Global Development: Market, Global Players and Empirical Evidence",May 01, 2019,,
    • Dr. Qaiser Munir, Kok Sook Ching ,"Stock Market Index Price Prediction Using Predetermined Variables: A Case Study of Malaysia",'Information Efficiency and Anomalies in Asian Equity Markets: Theories and evidence', Qaiser Munir, Sook Ching Kok (Eds.). Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy,Jan 01, 2017,,
    • Dr. Qaiser Munir, Kok Sook Ching ,"Equity Market Anomalies: Concepts, Classifications, Theories and Evidence",'Information Efficiency and Anomalies in Asian Equity Markets: Theories and evidence', Qaiser Munir, Sook Ching Kok (Eds.). Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy,Jan 01, 2017,United Kingdom,
    • Dr. Qaiser Munir, Kok Sook Ching ,"Equity Market Informational Efficiency: History and Development",'Information Efficiency and Anomalies in Asian Equity Markets: Theories and Evidence', Qaiser Munir, Sook Ching Kok (Eds). Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy,Jan 01, 2017,United Kingdom,
    • Dr. Qaiser Munir, Kok Sook Ching ,"Information Efficiency and Anomalies in Asian Equity Markets: Theories and evidence",Qaiser Munir, Sook Ching Kok (Eds.). Routledge, United Kingdom (UK),Oct 04, 2016,United Kingdom,
    • Dr. Qaiser Munir, Kok Sook Ching ,"Early Warning System For Banking Crisis: Causes And Impacts",'Handbook of Research on Financial and Banking Crisis Prediction through Early Warning Systems', Qaiser Munir (Ed),Oct 23, 2015,United States,
    • Dr. Qaiser Munir ,"Handbook of Research on Financial and Banking Crisis Prediction through Early Warning Systems",Qaiser Munir (Ed.), IGI Global, USA,Oct 23, 2015,United States,
    • Dr. Qaiser Munir ,"Corruption, Size of Government and Economic Growth: Evidence From Global Data",'Handbook of Research on Globalization, Investment, and Growth-Implications of Confidence and Governance', Ramesh Das (Ed.),Apr 01, 2015,,
    • Janie Liew-Tsonis, Dr. Qaiser Munir ,"Critical Success Factors, Issues and Concerns in Tourism Sustainability",Pearson Malaysia,Feb 01, 2013,,

    Conference(s)

    • Dr. Qaiser Munir, Hamid Hussain ,"Revisiting the impact of Oil Price on Trade Deficit of Pakistan: Evidence from Nonlinear Auto-Regressive Distributed Lag Model and Asymmetric Multipliers",RSEP International Conference on Social Issues and Economic Studies,Nov 28, 2019,Italy,Rome
    • Dr. Qaiser Munir, Muhammad Afzal, Kanza Sohail, Hania Afzal ,"Does Democracy Foster Agricultural Efficiency in Pakistan: A Historical Perspective",34th Annual Conference of the Pakistan Society of Development Economists (PSDE),Dec 11, 2018,Pakistan,Islamabad

    Other(s)


      Projects

      List to come