Rohingya repatriation: Bumpy road ahead

The signing of the terms of reference (ToR) by Bangladesh...

How security and safety of the newborn are compromised

To many the adage that truth is stranger than fiction...

Lack of post-calamity preparedness

Except earthquakes all natural calamities give prior warnings before strike....

Saving the environment and the economy

Every country has national problems, such as a dangerous loss...

Rise of plurilateralism

The just concluded ministerial conference of the World Trade Organisation...

Is another debt crisis on the way?

Economic growth is accelerating across most of the world. Yet...

Winds of change – 2017

Every year carries its own uniqueness claims, some that descent...

Subsidies in fisheries: Anomalies in WTO documents

Fisheries subsidies are government actions that confer an advantage on...

Dynamics of a resilient nation

Bangladesh became an independent nation state after achieving victory in...

Nutritional status of rural Bangladesh

The Village Dynamics in South Asia (VDSA), under the umbrella...

Rising deaths on roads

It's one hundred per cent true that the men on...

Liberation War in Sherpur

The Liberation War of 1971 is the most glorious chapter...

SDG 8: Full and productive employment, decent work for all

Sustainable Development Goal-8 affirms that increasing labour productivity, reducing the...

Does Europe really need fiscal and political union?

Greece's combative former finance minister, Yanis Varoufakis, and his nemesis,...

Global leadership & baton-passing: A fickle year

On the 30th anniversary of Ronald Reagan's 'tear down this...

WTO MC 11: China's struggle for market economy status

Recently, the Trump administration joined the EU and rejected the...

Addressing malnutrition through nutrition-sensitive social protection

The critical role of nutrition in cognitive development of the...

PPPs: Strengthening of governmental institutional capacity

Public-private partnerships (PPPs) have emerged in recent years as the...

Elegy on a self-effacing denizen of adda-world

People like Zillul Hye Razi are not found too often....

Policy analysis: The welfare model

As there are limitations of cybernetic method of policy analysis...

Calling Rohingyas as Rohingyas

The Myanmar military has been identified worldwide in the same...

BIDS Research Almanac 2017: A broad spectrum of development issues

Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies (BIDS) is hosting the BIDS...