/Tag:Professor Rehman Sobhan

Restructure production, export processes to improve transboundary trade in South Asia: Rehman Sobhan

Published in Dhaka Tribune on Sunday, 18 February 2018 ‘Restructuring production, export processes indispensable to bolstering transboundary trade in South Asia’ Prof Rehman Sobhan, fourth from left, at a session of the 3rd Sanem Annual Economists’ Conference-2018 at Brac Centre Inn [...]

2018-02-18T16:00:17+00:00 February 18th, 2018|CPD in the Media, Mustafizur Rahman, Rehman Sobhan|

Political affiliation should not be the basis of university appointments: Prof Rehman Sobhan

'There is a sharp contrast between universities in Bangladesh and overseas as the latter follow a much more rigorous process – from student admission to teacher recruitment.'

2018-02-11T12:07:09+00:00 February 11th, 2018|CPD in the Media, Rehman Sobhan, Rounaq Jahan|

Anything less than democracy not acceptable: Prof Rehman Sobhan

Noted economist Professor Rehman Sobhan said Saturday anything less than democracy will not be acceptable as people of Bangladesh bear a historic tradition of struggle against non-democratic forces.

2018-01-29T18:46:16+00:00 January 28th, 2018|CPD in the Media, Rehman Sobhan|

We live in an elite-dominated deeply unjust society: Prof Rehman Sobhan

Renowned economist Rehman Sobhan on Monday said that Bangladesh needs to move beyond the traditional class of the worker and owner and understand that this production process has become integrated.

2017-12-20T11:55:05+00:00 December 20th, 2017|CPD in the Media, Rehman Sobhan|

Challenging Injustice in South Asia

This publication is inspired by a more detailed study to address the structural sources of injustice which drive poverty in South Asia, and to provide suggestions on how to correct these injustices through democratisation of opportunities for the excluded segments of society.

2018-02-18T11:27:50+00:00 November 16th, 2017|Books, e-Library, Featured Post, Poverty, Inequality and Social Justice|

Professor Rehman Sobhan nominated for Khan Bahadur Ahsanullah Gold Medal

Dhaka Ahsania Mission (DAM) has selected economist Prof Rehman Sobhan for ‘Khan Bahadur Ahsanullah Gold Medal-2016’ in recognition of his outstanding contributions to economical and educational activities.

2017-11-14T14:39:56+00:00 November 14th, 2017|CPD in the Media, Rehman Sobhan|

ব্যক্তিত্ব দিয়ে জাতির চেতনা ধারণ করেছিলেন: রেহমান সোবহান

Published in বণিক বার্তা  on Tuesday, 15 August 2017   [এক একাডেমিক আলোচনায় রেহমান সোবহান ‘এক দেশ, দুই অর্থনীতি’ তত্ত্ব হাজির করে হইচই ফেলে দিয়েছিলেন। তথ্য-উপাত্ত দিয়ে তরুণ অর্থনীতিবিদ দেখিয়েছিলেন, পাকিস্তানের কেন্দ্রীয় সরকার পূর্ব পাকিস্তানের প্রতি কী ধরনের বৈষম্যমূলক আচরণ করছে। [...]

2017-09-28T13:17:53+00:00 August 15th, 2017|Op-eds and Interviews, Rehman Sobhan|

Birth of a Nation – Review on Rehman Sobhan’s Untranquil Recollections

This autobiography by Rehman Sobhan covers the years from pre- 1935, when he was born, to 1971, when Bangladesh emerged as an independent sovereign country. Accordingly, it has to be considered the first of more parts of the Sobhan story.

2017-04-24T13:52:17+00:00 April 24th, 2017|CPD in the Media, Rehman Sobhan|

Bangladeshi economist Sobhan suggests agrarian reforms commission

The setting up of a 21st century agrarian reforms commission and providing access for the rural populace to tangible assets and initiating electoral reforms will be key to address the growing problem of inequality, noted Bangladeshi economist Rehman Sobhan said here on Monday.

2017-04-18T20:05:55+00:00 April 18th, 2017|CPD in the Media, Rehman Sobhan|

The challenge of inequality: An agenda for action – Rehman Sobhan

It should be noted by the people and particularly the policymakers of Bangladesh that one of the keynote issues under discussion at the ongoing Assembly of the International Parliamentary Union (IPU) is the growth of inequality across most countries.

2017-04-03T17:11:41+00:00 April 3rd, 2017|Op-eds and Interviews, Rehman Sobhan|

Untranquil Recollections of Rehman Sobhan: being part of the Bangalis’ struggle for self-rule

Rehman Sobhan is a noted Bangladeshi economist and freedom fighter. He was educated at St. Paul’s School, Darjeeling; Aitchison College, Lahore; and the University of Cambridge. He was one of the economists whose ideas influenced the 6-point programme of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, which became the basis for the struggle for self-rule for Banglades

2017-03-27T11:43:32+00:00 March 26th, 2017|Op-eds and Interviews, Rehman Sobhan|

অসহযোগ পাকিস্তানের বিরুদ্ধে সহযোগিতা বঙ্গবন্ধুর সঙ্গে – রেহমান সোবহান

অধ্যাপক রেহমান সোবহান। ষাটের দশকের শুরুতে ঢাকা বিশ্ববিদ্যালয়ের অর্থনীতি বিভাগের শিক্ষক। বয়স ২৬ বছর। তার সে সময়ের বিস্ফোরণাত্মক অভিমত- পাকিস্তানে চলছে টু ইকোনমি বা দুই অর্থনীতি। বাঙালি শোষিত, বঞ্চিত- আলোচনায়, লেখনীতে দৃঢ়ভাবে এ বক্তব্য প্রকাশ পেতে থাকে।

2017-03-27T11:08:28+00:00 March 26th, 2017|Op-eds and Interviews, Rehman Sobhan|