Founded in 2012 by Razi Ahmed (UChicago Alum Class of 2005), the Lahore Literary Festival is Pakistan’s largest cultural event, drawing tens of thousands of attendees, to hear eminent authors and academics. Past speakers have included American-Iranian academic Vali Nasr, Dean of Columbia Journalism School Steve Coll, theologian Reza Aslan, and Pulitzer-Prize winning authors like Eve Ensler and Paul Salopek.

Areas of Focus: Energy Markets
Energy Markets
Well-functioning markets are essential for providing access to reliable, affordable energy. EPIC research is uncovering the policies, prices and information needed to help energy markets work efficiently.