Paper 6 – USA Trade and Development Act 2000: A Response from Bangladesh Perspective

Contributors: Debapriya Bhattacharya and Mustafizur Rahman Publication Period: June 2000 The present paper attempts to understand the various ramifications of the US TDA 2000, the United States Congress initiated, particularly with respect to Bangladesh. The paper lays out the backdrop [...]

Paper 4 – Poverty Reduction in Bangladesh: Absence of a National Framework, An Abundance of Donors’ Strategies

Contributors: Debapriya Bhattacharya and Rashed Titumir Publication Period: June 2000 The paper highlights the problem that Bangladesh has never had a homegrown holistic dynamic strategic framework to combat poverty nor has a clearly articulated operational approach been developed to address [...]

2015-07-26T13:23:40+00:00 June 6th, 2000|CPD Working Paper Series, Poverty, Inequality and Social Justice|

Paper 3 – Setting the Agenda for the Next WTO Round: Perspective from Bangladesh on the Seattle Ministerial Meeting

Contributors: Debapriya Bhattacharya, Mustafizur Rahman and Rashed Titumir Publication Period: January 2000 The paper seeks to project a civil society perspective on Bangladesh’s concerns and expectations regarding the upcoming Third WTO Ministerial Meeting. The paper focuses on the built-in agenda [...]

Paper 2 – Environmental Consequences of Structural Adjustment: Towards Sustainable Shrimp Culture in Bangladesh

Contributors: Debapriya Bhattacharya, Mustafizur Rahman and Fahmida Akter Khatun Publication Period: November 1999 The objective of the study was to (i) study the nexus between Structural Adjustment Programmes (SAPs) and the growth of export-oriented shrimp culture in Bangladesh; (ii) analyse [...]

2015-07-26T13:24:23+00:00 December 20th, 1999|Climate Change and Environment, CPD Working Paper Series|