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Paper 97 – Assessing the Impact of the Global Economic and Financial Crisis on Bangladesh: An Intervention Analysis

Contributors: Debapriya Bhattacharya, Shouro Dasgupta and Dwitiya Jawher Neethi Publication Period: March 2012 The global financial and economic crisis had a lagged impact on the economy of Bangladesh, resulting in declines in export, import, FDI and foreign aid inflows. All [...]

2013-04-22T20:16:11+00:00 March 25th, 2012|CPD Working Paper Series, Macroeconomic Performance Analysis|

Paper 96 – Liberalising Health Services in South Asia: Implications for Bangladesh

Contributors: Fahmida Khatun and Mazbahul Golam Ahamad Publication Period: March 2012 The paper assesses the implications of liberalising health services in Bangladesh under the proposed South Asian Framework Agreement on Services (SAFAS). It explores the challenges and potentials of trade [...]

Paper 95 – Stabilising the Capital Market of Bangladesh: Addressing the Structural, Institutional and Operational Issues

Contributors: Khondaker Golam Moazzem and Md. Tariqur Rahman Publication Period: March 2012 The capital market of Bangladesh is passing through a period of extreme volatility, uncertainty and grave crisis. This paper provides a brief review of the problems that characterise [...]

2013-04-21T18:26:44+00:00 March 18th, 2012|CPD Working Paper Series, Macroeconomic Performance Analysis|

Paper 90 – Bangladesh’s Export Opportunities in the Indian Market: Addressing Barriers and Strategies for Future

Contributors: Mustafizur Rahman, Towfiqul Islam Khan, Ashiqun Nabi and Tapas Kumar Paul Publication Period: July 2010 The paper examines the renewed opportunity for Bangladesh to expand her export market in India, and recommends a number of initiatives that could be [...]

Paper 89 – Bangladesh and Regional Connectivity: Best Practices from Global Experiences

Contributors: Hasanuzzaman and Zeeshaan Rahman Publication Period: April 2010 This report has been prepared under the CPD-TRRPD programme. The paper argues that effective integration of the transport system in South Asia could contribute greatly by mainstreaming remote areas, thereby channeling [...]

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 [...]

Paper 85 – Current State of Doha Round Negotiations on Agriculture: Issues, Concerns and Strategies for Bangladesh

Contributors: Uttam Deb and Muhammad Al Amin Publication Period: December 2009 This report has been prepared under the CPD-TRRPD programme. The paper attempts to analyse the implications of various negotiating proposals put forward in the latest (6 December 2008) Revised [...]

Paper 84 – Impact of Information Technology in Trade Facilitation on Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises in Bangladesh

Contributors: Syed Saifuddin Hossain, Uttam Deb and Muhammad Al Amin Publication Period: November 2009 This paper has been prepared under the CPD-ARTNeT collaboration. It focuses on the impact of IT on SMEs in order to reap the maximum possible benefits [...]