Property Taxes and State Incapacity in Pakistan

by Dr Muhammad Mujtaba Piracha

Publisher: Oxford University Press

360 .00 RS

Dr Muhammad Mujtaba Piracha

About Book

Winner of the 2022 Bloomsbury Pakistan Book Prize.

About Author

Dr Muhammad Mujtaba Piracha is Pakistan’s Ambassador to the World Trade Organisation in Geneva since 2019, where he is currently the Chair of the Committee on Trade and Development. He is a graduate of the London School of Economics and Political Science and undertook his doctoral studies at the Institute of Development Studies at Sussex. Dr Piracha has worked across Pakistan in both the government and non-government sectors. Some of his previous assignments include Additional Chief Secretary (Services), Commissioner Lahore, Secretary Industries, Commerce, Investment and Skills Development in Punjab; Program Economist at the Aga Khan Rural Support Program; and multiple field assignments in Balochistan.