Abdul Qayum

Abdul Qayum, Ph.D.

Emeritus Professor of Economics  

D.Sc. 1959 Netherlands School of Economics
Ph.D. 1956 Aligarh University (India)
M.A. 1951
B.A. 1949

 Curriculum Vitae


Teaching Fields

  • Microeconomic Theory 
  • Economic Development and Growth 
  • Economic Planning 
  • Cost-Benefit Analysis 
  • Economic Policy

Recent Publications

Abdul Qayum (2010). “Robustness of Equations of the Process of Economic Growth,” Economia Internazionale, 63(4), pp. 407-422. 



Ettevotte Juhtimis kowoomika Alused, with Thomas Palm (Vols I, II, III, Tallin 1991)

Private and Public Investment Analysis, with Thomas Palm, (South-Western Publishing Co., 1985)   

Social Cost-Benefit Analysis, (Hapi Press, Portland, 1978)   

Techniques of National Economic Planning, (Indiana University Press, 1974)   

Numerical Models of Economic Development, (Rotterdam University Press, 1967) 

Theory and Policy of Accounting Prices, Contributions to Economic Analysis Series, No XX (North-Holland Publishing Co., Amsterdam, 1960)  


Other Published Articles

“Inclusion of Environmental Goods in National Income Accounting”, Economic Systems Research, Vol. 6, No. 2, 1994

“Effect of Foreign Investment on Foreign Exchange”, Economic Internationale, Genoa, February 1993

“Effect of Foreign Investment on the Income Generation in a Developing Economy”, Asian Economic Review, India, December 1992

“Effect of Domestic Capital Formation and Foreign Assistance on Rate of Economic Growth” (with Thomas Potiowsky), Economia Internazionale, Italy 1992

“Introduction of Market Prices in Socialist Countries”, Technological Forecasting and Social Change,  June/July 1992

“Reformulation of Leontief’s Pollution Model”, Economics Systems Research, Vol. 3, No 4. 1991

“Shadow Price of Foreign Exchange,” Man and Development, 1990

“Use of World Prices in Cost-Benefit Analysis” Man and Development, India, June 1988

“Alternative Development Strategies and Appropriate Technology”, Technological Forecasting and Social Change, 1987

“Development of an Absolute Scale for Measurement of Socioeconomic Development”, Economie Internazionale, Vol XXXVIII,  No. 2, Genova, 1985

“Social Rate of Time Discount”, Technological Forecasting and Social Change, 1985

“An Analysis of Factors Affecting Longevity”, Economia Internazionale, Genoa 1984

“Determination of an Absolute Scale for Measurement of Socioeconomic Development”, Economia Internazionale, 1983

“Externalities as Unaccounted Inputs”, Man and Development, (Chandigarh, India) 1981

“Impact of Sectoral Growth Rate on the Growth Rate of the GNP”, Economia Internazionale, 1980

“Shadow Prices of Factors and Techno logical Substitution”, Technological Forecasting and Social Change, 1978

“Economic Consequences of Foreign Loans”, Egyptiane Contempraine, Cairo, 1978

“Evaluation of Public Sector Projects”, Economic and Political Weekly, February 28th, 1976

“Prospects of Egyptian Economic Development”, Economia Internazionale, Genoa, Italy, 1975

“Professor Tinbergen’s Contribution to Economic Planning”, Economia Internazionale, Genoa, Italy, 1973

“Models of Balanced and Maximum Growth in Dualistic Economics”, Towards Balancing International Growth, North-Holland Publishing Co. Amsterdam, 1973

“Criteria for Long Term Foreign Loans: A Reply”, Economic Journal, December 1968

“An Extension of Black’s Optimum Savings Model”, Memo No. 401 (Cairo Institute of National Planning), pub. inNumerical Models of Economic Development,1966

“Financial Relationship Between the Union and State Governments in India”, excerpt within book written by Dr. Haqqi, India, 1966

“Criteria for Long Term Foreign Loans”, Economic Journal, London, 1966

“Size of Foreign Loan, Annual Repayment and Exchange Rate in a Development Economy”, Memo No. 423 (Cairo Institute of National Planning), Numeric Models of Economic Development,1967

“Long Term Growth of a Developing Economy”, Economia Internationale, Genoa, 1964

“Capital Accumulation”, Metroeconomics, Trieste, Italy, 1963

“The Optimal Gradation of Income Taxation”, Public Finance, Vol. XVIII, 1963

“Return on Capital in Electricity Industry”, Economic Weekly, 1961

“Relative Prices of Public Goods and Economic Growth”, The 45th Conference No. of the Indian Economic Association December 1961

“A Diagrammatic Representation of the Policy of Accounting Prices”, Indian Economic Journal, 1961

“The Role of Inventory and Technological Changes in Economic Growth”,Zeitschrift Fur die Gesamte Staatswissenshaft (Tubingen, West Germany) 1961

“Die Wahl Einer Optimalen Technik”, Zeitschrift Fur die Gesamte Staatswissenshaft (Tubingen, West Germany) 1961

“Increase in Production Due to Technological Changes”, Weltwirtschaftliches Archiv (Kiel, West Germany, 1961

“Processes of Economic Growth”, Welwirtschaftliches Archiv (Kiel, West Germany), 1960

“Theory of Income Generation and Economic Growth”, Economic Journal of the Royal Economic Society (RES, London) 1960