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Paper 100 – Technological Upgradation in the Jute Mills of Bangladesh: Challenges and Way Out

Contributors: Khondaker Golam Moazzem, Kishore Kumer Basak and Md. Tariqur Rahman Publication Period: November 2012 In view of the recent rise of global demand for jute goods and consequent revitalisation of jute manufacturing sector in Bangladesh, the paper has examined the market potentials of jute goods at local and international …

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Paper 88 – Policy Agenda for Addressing Climate Change in Bangladesh: Copenhagen and Beyond

Contributors: Fahmida Khatun and A K M Nazrul Islam Publication Period: March 2010 This paper was prepared as the background paper for the dialogue on United Nations Climate Change Conference 2009 in Copenhagen: Issues and Concerns for Bangladesh, organised by the CPD on 18 November 2009, in Dhaka. Climate change …

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Paper 78 – Jute Manufacturing Sector of Bangladesh: Challenges, Opportunities and Policy Options

Contributors: Khondaker Golam Moazzem, Md Tariqur Rahman and Md Abdus Sobhan Publication Period: January 2009 This paper is an output of the study on Performance of the Jute Sector in Bangladesh: Challenges, Opportunities and Policy Options. The study has been conducted as part of CPD’s Independent Review of Bangladesh’s Development …

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Paper 59 – Business Competitiveness Environment in Bangladesh (2005): Domestic Perceptions and Global Comparison

Contributors: Debapriya Bhattacharya, Khondaker Golam Moazzem, Kazi Mahmudur Rahman and Syed Saifuddin Hossain Publication Period: May 2006 The paper analyses business competitiveness situation in Bangladesh by evaluating the major growth-impeding factors. It presents a comparative analysis of the changes in growth and business competitiveness between Bangladesh and a set of …

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Paper 50 – Contribution of the RMG Sector to the Bangladesh Economy

Contributors: Debapriya Bhattacharya, Mustafizur Rahman and Ananya Raihan Publication Period: October 2002 The study attempts to quantify the very role that RMG plays in the economy of Bangladesh. It also attempts to quantify the contribution of the RMG sector in the social metamorphosis of the country, such as women empowerment, …

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Paper 31 – Energy Trade Issues: Canadian Experiences and Implications for Bangladesh

Contributors: Wenguo Cai and Sarah Geddes Publication Period: December 2003 This paper identifies areas of common interest for Bangladesh in terms of energy usage and trade through an examination of Canada’s experience in developing her energy sector. The paper outlines the general principles and provisions applicable to energy trade under …

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Paper 17 – An Exploratory Review of Bangladesh Gas Sector: Latest Evidence and Areas of Further Research

Contributors: A K M A Quader and Edmond Gomes Publication Period: October 2002 This paper reviews and explores the latest evidences from the gas sector of Bangladesh, and highlights areas that would benefit from further research. The study reports actual consumption of gas by different sectors; projection of demands by …

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