Syed Zahid Ali is a full professor of economics (Tenured) at LUMS. He did his M.A and PhD in economics from McMaster University Canada. He joined LUMS in 2002. Prior to joining LUMS, he was associated with the International Islamic University Islamabad (IIUI) where he also served as Head of Economics Department and Dean of Student affairs. His area of research is theoretical Macroeconomics. He published number of articles in journal of international repute such as Journal of Internal Money and Finance, Economics Letters, Applied Economics Letters, International Review of Economics and Finance, Economic Modelling , Economics Dynamics etc.