Implementing Urbanisation in Pakistan, co-authored in Urban Pakistan: Frames for Imagining and Reading Urbanism, OUP, 2013

Half Citizens: The Ahmaddiya Community of Pakistan included in Extremism Watch: Mapping Conflict Trends in Pakistan 2010-2011; published by Jinnah Institute, Islamabad 2013.

Afghanistan: No cooperation, no stability a policy paper prepared for Senate’s standing committee on Defence, December 2012.

Pakistan: Ungoverned Spaces a policy research paper published by Barcelona Centre for International Affairs, July 2012.

The rise of violent sectarianism in Pakistan included in Extremism Watch: Mapping Conflict Trends in Pakistan 2010-2011; published by Jinnah Institute, Islamabad Feb 2012.

Discourse, donors and development: The policy conundrum in Pakistan, Sustainable Development Policy Institute, Pakistan; with A. Rashid, 2010. Sustainable Development Policy Institute, Islamabad.

The Endemic Crisis of Federalism in Pakistan, The Lahore Journal of Economics, 15:SE (September 2010): pp. 15-31. Lahore School of Economics, Pakistan.

Investing in Sub-national Accountability: Lessons for Practitioners, Working Paper for Capacity is Development Global Conference, 2010, UNDP.

Public-Private Partnerships: Breakthroughs, Breakdowns and Challenges, in The Role of State in Public Service Delivery. National University of Singapore, Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, forthcoming.

Technocratic Solutions versus Political Realities: Implementing governance reforms in the Balochistan Province of Pakistan, forthcoming 2007 in Governance in Asia; Asian Political and International Studies Association; with S A Akif.

Social Accountability and the Role of Civil Society: Liberal Governance in Developing Societies?Submitted at the Annual Conference on Innovation, Policy Transfer and Governance; 2006; University of Sydney.

The Role of Public Administration in Building a Harmonious Society: Selected Papers from the 2005 Annual NAPSIPAG Conference, ADB, 2006. (Editor) Fostering Public Participation in Budget-Making: Case Studies from Indonesia, the Marshall Islands and Pakistan, ADB, 2006. (Co-editor).

Participatory Budget-Making in  Bahasa and Urdu, The Asia Foundation, 2006. (Co-editor).

Justice Sectors Reform and Policy Conditionality Symbiosis or Mutual Denial in Searching for Success Narrative Accounts of Legal Reform in Developing and Transitional Countries; International Law and Development Organization; 2006. Authored with Douglas J. Porter.

Toolkits in CD-ROM versions “Citizen Report Card Methodology” and “Continuous Improvement and Benchmarking”; ADB, 2006. (Editor).

Aga Khan Rural Support Programme (Focus Areas): Household and Income Expenditure Survey, Village level Institutional Maturity Index, Village Studies and impact assessment studies of project interventions; etc.1992-94; (titles available on request)