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Coronavirus: Measured optimism from Dhaka slums?

In early March 2020, when Bangladesh took Covid-19 as a...

Covid-19 and international trade: The underlying trends

The Covid-19 pandemic has caused the global economy its worst...

Rehabilitation challenges of injured garment factory workers

The sequence of garment factory fires and building collapses provoked...

Income inequality: When does it matter?

The issue of inequality occupies a dominant place in development...

Kamala Harris . . . and stories of America's vice presidency

Many Indians in particular and South Asians in general are...

The artistic uniqueness of Murtaja Baseer

Late artist Murtaja Baseer (1932-2020) passed an eventful creative life....

Coronavirus: The policy response

The pandemic of Coronavirus overwhelmed almost all countries in the...

How to count humans

New research published this July in The Lancet forecasts that...

Can reduced grid power tariff attract captive power users?

The government has been considering to reduce power tariff for...

Estimation of GDP in Bangladesh needs a reform

Over the past decade, growth rate of the Gross Domestic...

Skills development in RMG sector

Building on the foundation of low wage rate, our RMG...

Covid-19: Rethinking Economics

The economic outlook for the Bangladesh and other economies around...

Bangabandhu's indestructible dream

August 15 has become a national mourning day of Bangladesh...

Putting flood recurrence in a wider context

The country passed through the ordeals of devastating floods in...

The evolving political dynamics within the US

President Donald Trump, about three months away from the next...

EU economic rescue plan: An attempt at debt mutualisation

In the very early hours of Tuesday, July 21, 27...

Covid-19 in an Urban World

The remarkable growth of cities in recent decades has intensified...

Preparing for an unknown world

Once Covid-19 abates, we will be reminded of how everything...

Is the monetary policy adequate?

Conventionally, monetary policy in Bangladesh has played a secondary role,...

Understanding money creation process: RM to MS

Money is the lifeblood of an economy. It moves into...

Reviewing existing energy policy

The fundamental role of electricity in shaping the global economy...

Performance of SOCBs during 2019 with single-digit interest rate

The audited accounts of different commercial banks for 2019 started...

Sensitive European agreement reached

Most of the world thought that the EU leaders would...