PRIME Seminar and Launch of Study
State-owned Enterprises in Pakistan:
The Need for Corporate Governance and Private Investment
The study highlights that the opportunity cost of public money in the case of few SOEs is alarmingly high. They have also posed risks to fiscal sustainability of the economy while leaving limited space for social sector spending and other core functions of the state. Current practices of managing and governing SOEs are not yielding intended results. Read more...
PML-N – Losing all its marbles
PML-N Economic Agenda: 5th Tracking Report
According to PRIME, PML-N has received a passing 51.1% on the basis of its economic performance. The report tracks the implementation of the economic agenda as per PML-N’s own manifesto with the help of a ‘scorecard’ which allocates scores on a range of 0 to 10 to 92 targets reflecting the economic promises made by the present ruling party in three areas: Economic Revival, Energy Security and Social Protection. Read more...