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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.

2018 – A New World Order in Review

Spearhead Special Report – 03.01.2019 By Fatima Ayub Research Analyst, Spearhead Research 2018 was a year of erratic belligerence. World politics shifted from a rules-based international order to a...

IRAQ’S KIRKUK CRISIS AS A PRIMER FOR POST-ISIL CONSTRUCT

Spearhead Issue Brief – 02.11.2017 By Fatima Ayub Research Analyst, Spearhead Research In a remarkable turnaround of fate, Iraqi military forces and the Iran-backed Popular Mobilization Unit (PMU) took less...
Pakistan Water Crisis

Spearhead Special Report – Pakistan’s Water Crisis

‘One of the most water-stressed countries in the world, not far from being classified as water scarce’, Pakistan faces an existential threat- one that...

Assessing the failures of US ‘War on Terror’ 17 years after 9/11

Spearhead Special Report – 17.09.2018 By Fatima Ayub Research Analyst, Spearhead Research Seventeen years after 9/11, the outcome of the War on Terror is still in dispute. With the...

Pakistan Census 2017

Spearhead Special Report – 20.03.2017 Carrying out the upcoming population census with diligence could have a significant impact on the future political and socio-economic landscape of...

India’s Afghanistan Policy

Spearhead Special Report – 09.01.2019 By Shirin Naseer Senior Research Analyst, Spearhead Research As the United States plans its exit from Afghanistan, the international community is widely anticipating the...

CPEC: Enhancing Pakistan-China Cultural Exchange

Spearhead Special Report – 04.12.2017 By Shirin Naseer Senior Research Analyst, Spearhead Research With a massive network of motorways, railways, hydropower, and developmental projects, the $60 billion worth China-Pakistan...
Economic Snapshot September

Pakistan’s economic snapshot, September – October 2013

A typical trademark for elected governments is setting ambitious targets and making tall promises, without factoring in prevailing constraints of the economy. The evident...

PTI’s Austerity Drive

Spearhead Issue Brief – 17.09.2018 By Syed Murtaza Zaidi Research Analyst, Spearhead Research Imran Khan and the PTI ran their recent election campaign on the promise of building a...

US objectives in Afghanistan: Options for Pakistan

The US strategy in Afghanistan has never indicated with any certainty the end state sought by the US and the strategy for achieving that...