Browse by Author "Umar, Muhammad Awais"

  • Migration futures in Asia and Africa: economic opportunities and distributional effects – the case of Pakistan 

    Salik, Kashif Majeed; Qaisrani, Ayesha; Umar, Muhammad Awais; Ali, Syed Mohsin (Sustainable Development Policy Institute, 2017-07-30)
    This study is structured into four main sections. Section 1 provides an introduction, contextual understanding of socioeconomic issues in rural Pakistan, analytical framework, study sites rationale and methods. Section 2 states the results of the ...
  • The role of heat stress in migration decisions: A case study of Faisalabad 

    Umar, Muhammad Awais; Saeed, Fahad (Sustainable Development Policy Institute, 2018-01-25)
    This study is an attempt to understand the direct relation between migration decisions and heat stress. It will examine not only the impact of heat on livelihoods, but also take into account explicitly the impact of heat stress or thermal comfort level ...