Feisal KhanProfessor of Economics

Joined faculty in 2000

Ph.D., Southern California
M.A., Stanford
B.A., Stanford

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Contact Information

Stern HallPhone (315) 781-3149

Scholarly Interest

Islamic Economics; Political Economy of Corruption, Economic Development, and Institutions; and South Asian Security Issues; and anything to do with Pakistan.

Teaching Experience

HWS obviously!

USC (the real one in California!) and Glendale Community College while working on my PhD.


My book on the Pakistani experience with Islamic banking, "Islamic Banking in Pakistan: Shariah Compliant Finance and the Quest to Make Pakistan More Islamic" (Routledge) was published in December 2015.

Currently working on my next one on the impact of systemic corruption on Pakistan's socio-economic development.

Courses Taught

Econ 160 Principles of Economics

Econ 233 Comparative Economics

Econ 300 Macroeconomics

Econ 324 Money and Financial Markets

Econ 344 Economic Development

In the past I have also taught:

Econ 218 Intro to Investments

Econ 305 Political Economy

Econ 480 Seminar in Macroeconomics


A few here and there; check out my CV if you're curious enough.


American Economic Association

American Institute of Pakistan Studies

Americal Political Science Association in the past.