Think tank

Punjab Economic Research Institute

PERI

Punjab, Pakistan

The Punjab Economic Research Institute is a statutory body attached with Planning and Development Board, Government of the Punjab, with a mandate to carry out socio-economic research on issues of provincial and national importance and to support planning and development work of Punjab Government. It is the oldest economic research institution in the country. The Institute was reorganized by the Punjab Government in 1975 in order to reactivate the Board of Economic Inquiry which had an unbroken record of economic research going back to 1919. The Institute became a statutory body in November 1980.

Contact details

Website:
https://peri.punjab.gov.pk/

Address:
48-Civic Center Johar Town, Lahore, Pakistan

Country:
Pakistan

Sub-region:
Southern Asia

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Pakistan
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Government
Institutional affiliations
Government
Year founded
1980
Age (years)
Punjab Economic Research Institute
 40
Pakistan average
 30
Global average
 30
Founded by
Founders: N/A
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Dr. Shahid Mahmood Adil; Dr. M. Aman Ullah
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2018): Dr. Mumtaz Anwar Chaudhry ; Dr. M. Aman Ullah
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2017): Dr. Mumtaz Anwar Chaudhry
Leader gender: Male

Social

Likes (2019)
Punjab Economic Research Institute
 5,834
Pakistan average
 13,799
Global average
 24,570
Twitter
Followers (2019)
Punjab Economic Research Institute
 63
Pakistan average
 20,721
Global average
 15,491
Followers (2019)
Punjab Economic Research Institute
 202
Pakistan average
 6,271
Global average
 6,956

Data notes

Last updated: 22/02/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website, Suggested by Multilateral Organisation experts
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