Trump\'s 100 days: A mixed bag?

When U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt called a special congressional...

A new strategy for the pursuit of road safety

In Bangladesh, roads have virtually become 'death-traps' these days! Recently,...

Fiscal policy options: Crowding in or crowding out

"Central problem of depression prevention has been solved'' - Nobel...

Yokohama calling: ADB to realign its action plans

After 50 years of its long journey, the Asian Development...

The Bangladesh journey: Challenges ahead

Since 1990, Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of Bangladesh has been...

Economic growth, employment and wage

According to Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics (BBS) data the economy...

Macroeconomic indicators with disquieting trends

The Government of Bangladesh has been increasingly reliant on the...

Why scientists are marching

On April 22, scientists from around the world will mark...

Macroeconomic correlates in positive trend

The report presents Centre for Policy Dialogue's (CPD's) perspectives in...

Standards in GVC and Bangladesh

The expansion of Global Value Chain (GVC) has posed a...

Aggressive measures needed to stop fall of remittance

Exports of goods and services are the prime sources of...

Addressing the gaps in education policy for middle-income Bangladesh

Bangladesh has secured impressive gains in the expansion of income,...

Pre-budget thoughts: Focus on employment issue

Economics is all about choices. The theory of social choice...

EU is 60: Uncertain times ahead

European Union (EU) leaders gathered in Rome on Saturday, March...

Indo-Pak tension over CPEC: China claims neutrality in Kashmir dispute

Following a recent decision of India to fast-track six hydropower...

The challenges of Financial Inclusion

Since the culmination of 2005 as the International Year of...

Tracking the employment situation

Whether the country's economic growth is generating required or sufficient...

The 2021 magic deadline: To be or not to be an LDC

Bangladesh's least developed country (LDC) status has come under scrutiny...

E-commerce expands: Move to adopt binding global rules

Bangladesh, though still a least developed country (LDC), has already...

Tax reforms: More revenue with equity

The tax performance of Bangladesh fares rather poorly, relevant international...

Adequacy of fiscal policy - a critical challenge

Bangladesh has made tremendous development progress over the past several...

Formulating forward-looking trade policy in an era of global volatility

Global geo-politics is becoming increasingly volatile. No wonder, it is...

FTC exposes soft underbelly of global regulators

Are the global financial regulatory institutions and organisations doing enough...