Trade in the time of rising protectionist sentiment

The growing sentiment against the free flow of  goods and...

Incentivising motorcycles in wrong way

The inefficient and inadequate public transport system of the country...

Gainless growth: Little reason to celebrate

The economic wellbeing of a country is usually measured, for...

Growth and employment outlook: A challenging time for the young

The global economy appears to be poised for very modest...

Trade growth reflects buoyancy

International trade of Bangladesh has passed another year of buoyancy...

What factors can help achieve SDGs?

Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are the set of seventeen Global...

Bangladesh in LDC status — an economic analysis

A TV journalist called a few weeks ago to say...

Need for performance well in controlling expenses and investment of life insurance fund

Excess management expense as per cent of allowable management expense...

Bracing for another round of gas price-hike

Energy experts say the additional amount of money that is...

Economic goals: Surpassing China!

Unlike the World Bank income classification, the United Nations (UN)...

Bangladesh inching towards paperless trade

Reducing the cost of trade by reducing time and money...

Expert urges EU to end surrogate country system as scheduled

"The WTO should abandon the surrogate country system used in...

Trade and income inequality

It has been widely recognised that over the last three...

Policy spotlight on raising productivity

Productivity can be measured at different levels -- macro, sectoral,...

Jute goods export: India\'s allegation of dumping

The business community has expressed concern over India's move to...

Computing real data on service export

Trade in services or service trade is still a confusing...

Computing real data on service export

Trade in services or service trade is still a confusing...

South Asia Economic Summit: Thinking out of the box

The Ninth South Asia Economic Summit is being organised in...

Bangladesh makes marginal progress

The government of newly independent Bangladesh formed the Civil Administration...

India takes tentative moves, reform attempts flounder in Pakistan

Within the broader context of administrative reforms, civil service reform...

e-banking: A long way to reach optimal level

Electronic banking (e-banking) has been growing in the country at...

Tapping on trade-investment nexus

Bangladesh and India have long bonds in culture and history....

Employment status and well-being of rural households

In rural Bangladesh, a great challenge is to tackle the...