Hassan Abbas is a fellow of the Asia Society in New York and Quaid-i-Azam Professor at the South Asia Institute, Columbia University. He is also senior adviser at the Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs at Harvard University. He served in the administrations of both Benazir Bhutto and Pervez Musharraf, and was a member of the Police Service of Pakistan in Northwest Frontier Province in the late 1990s. His most recent report on Pakistan is Pakistan 2020: A Vision for Building a Better Future.
Books by Hassan Abbas
Interviews with Hassan Abbas
The academic and former government official suggests which book to read if you want to grasp the dynamics of extremism, but says there’s a lot more to his country’s problems than terrorism