Dr. Asad Zaman
Vice Chancellor of Institute of Development, International Islamic University Islamabad, Pakistan

Dr. Asad Zaman received his BS Math from MIT in 1974, MS Stat, and Ph.D. Econ from Stanford University in 1976 and 1978 respectively. He has taught in Economics Departments of highly ranked international universities like Columbia, Pennsylvania Universityas well as Bilkent University and Lahore University of Managements Sciences. His econometrics textbook Statistical Foundations of Econometric Techniques is widely used as a reference in graduate courses. He is managing editor of International Econometric Reviews. He has many publications in top ranked journals like Annals of Statistics, Journal of Econometrics, Econometric Theory, Journal of Labor Economics and others. He has published widely in Islamic Economics, and is a leading authority in the field.