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Saba Shahid

Research Fellow

Address: 90 A E-1 Hali Road, Gulberg III, Lahore



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MSc Local Economic Development (Merit)
BA Economics (Macroeconomics Track, High Honour)
International Baccalaureate (High School Diploma)

Research Projects:

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Research Areas:

  • Sustainable Development/ Human Development Policy
  • Top-down Bottom-up Policy Integration
  • CPEC and China’s Rise, Covid-19 and Public Health


Saba Shahid is a public policy and human development researcher. She has excellent interpersonal and
communication skills, is a strong team player with the enthusiasm to take on leadership roles. Not only does she
like to think of herself as someone who is curious and eager to learn from her working environment, but also as

someone who confidently contributes to assignments in an innovative manner. Saba is passionate about evidence-
based projects that strive towards enforcing tailor-made policies for sustainable development. She has a keen

interest in the intersection of Art, History and Material Culture and its integration into the mainstream
development agenda.

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No Publications.

Opinion Pieces

Saba Shahid. “US Denial will not stop China’s Rise”. May 1st 2019. Daily Times. https://dailytimes.com.pk/385823/us-denial-will-not-stop-chinas-rise/

Saba Shahid. “Harnessing the CPEC Tiger”. Pakistan Politico. (July 2018). https://pakistanpolitico.com/harnessing-the-china-pakistan-economic-corridor-cpec-tiger/ 

Saba Shahid. “The Abrogation of Article 370: A need to Re-visit Alistair Lamb’s Analysis of the Kashmir Dispute”. Pakistan Politico. (December 2019). https://pakistanpolitico.com/the-abrogation-of-article-370-a-need-to-revisit-alistair-lambs-analysis-of-the-kashmir-dispute/