Abdul Pathan

Professor, Economics

  • apathan@pct.edu
  • 570.320.2400 ext. 7735
  • ACC, Rm.209B
Abdul Pathan


  • Ph.D., Economics - University of Houston, University Park, Houston, Texas, 1986
  • Dissertation: "The Purchase Power Parity Theory and The Developing Countries"
  • M.A., Development Economics - Center for Development Economics, Williams College, Williamstown, Massachusetts, 1981
  • M.A., Economics - University of Dacca, Bangladesh, 1974
  • B.A. (Honors), Economics - University of Dacca, Dacca, Bangladesh, 1972


  • Grant of International Business and Education - U.S. Department of Education, 1989-1990
  • Grant for Developing Modules fo rMacroeconomics and Forest Land Management - Pennsylvania College of Technology
  • World Bank Fellowship to do higher student is Development Economics - Williams College, 1980

Abdul Pathan holds a Ph. D. in Economics from University of Houston as well as two Master's degrees, one from Dhaka University and one from Williams College in Massachusetts. His areas of expertise include: international economics, macro and microeconomics, economics education, and development economics. Dr. Pathan has presented numerous papers at various national and international conferences and has been published in various conference proceedings.