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Spearhead Special Reports

This section contains Spearhead Special Reports researched and developed by our team of analysts and writers. All Special Reports are in PDF format.

India’s Security Objectives in Afghanistan Spell trouble for Pakistan

Spearhead Special Report – 01.11.2018 By Fatima Ayub Research Analyst, Spearhead Research In August 2018, after helping in the construction of Salma Dam in the western Herat province of...

The Syrian Question; Reconfiguring State Construct Post-IS

By Fatima Ayub Research Analyst, Spearhead Research Six years into the Syrian civil war, the reign and security of President Bashar-ul-Assad’s regime is secured - but it is...

Pakistan’s economic snapshot, March 2013

With the current political regime counting its last days, Pakistan’s economy seems to be left hanging in the air. Political instability, poor foresight on...

BEWARE OF DEVALUATION

Spearhead Special Report – 20.06.2018 By Farrukh Karamat Senior Research Coordinator, Spearhead Research Since December 2017, Pakistan has gone through three bouts of devaluation. Bloomberg has termed the Pakistan...
Pakistan Water Crisis

PAKISTAN’S WATER CRISIS 2.0

In recent years, the realization that water, food and energy systems are becoming increasingly interdependent has pushed analysts to take a more holistic view...

CRISIS MANAGEMENT PAKISTAN & INDIA

Spearhead Special Report – 19.11.2018 By Hira A. Shafi Senior Research Analyst, Spearhead Research A conflict is essentially the existence of incompatible goals. Conflicts are considered intrinsic to human...

CPEC: Past and Future Challenges

By Shirin Naseer Senior Research Analyst, Spearhead Research The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), an enormous $62 billion bilateral developmental project between Pakistan and China, is hailed as a...

ECONOMIC IMPACT OF THE IP GAS PIPELINE ON PAKISTAN

Conceived in the 1950s as a pipeline connecting Iran’s gas fields with Pakistan and India, the IPI pipeline has been host to much controversy....

PEACE IN AFGHANISTAN: PERSPECTIVES & OPTIONS

Spearhead Special Report – 27.06.2018 By Hira A. Shafi Senior Research Analyst, Spearhead Research Recently, Afghanistan witnessed an alternate vision of co-existence when the Afghan Government along with US...
Durand Line

The “Durand Line” in the 21st Century

Spearhead Analysis – 17.06.2014 By Shemrez Nauman Afzal Research Advisor and Consultant (Security and Governance) Spearhead Research – Pakistan Afghanistan and Pakistan cannot be stabilized unless and until the...