Closing 'gender gaps' in the labour market

The participation of women in the labour force is rising...

Pedal your way to good health

The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single...

Trump and US media: The competition of 'fake' news

Disclaimer: This paper could be regarded as the view of...

Unfolding trade war: The architecture

He might be the most vocal and damaging post-World War...

When competition hurts

When India won its freedom there were few industries to...

Hydrogen as preferred fuel to power green economy

With the prediction of McKinsey that the battery-powered electric vehicles...

Saving tiger population from extinction

July 29, Global Tiger Day comes as a reminder of...

Globalisation, inequality, convergence, divergence

Economic divergence among countries and regions was never pre-ordained. According...

Technologies for small business owners

You need to have a website in today's world. Website...

Blue economy movement gains momentum in Africa

An increasing number of African countries are now embracing the...

Leveraging agriculture for nutrition

While the role of agriculture has been recognised as a...

Ill-effects of plastic on human health

A doctor’s narration of an incident of a patient with...

Behind the unfolding trade war: The instruments

Though US President Donald J. Trump fired the first shot...

Making remittances sustainable

Remittances dropped to a six-year low to $13.53 billion at...

Leaving the Data Dark Ages

During the High Medieval Period, from the eleventh to the...

Djibouti seeks to transform from a military hub to a major trade centre

  Though one of the smallest countries in Africa, Djibouti...

Recent current account deficits: A matter of concern?  

In the last fiscal year (FY2017-18), the country's current account...

The political economy of development

In a recent public lecture at a private university in...

Trump is in denial about North Korea

No one yet knows what deals US President Donald Trump...

Industrialisation policy: Embracing local innovation

There has been a belief that economic growth can be...

Promoting diversified energy generation

Consistent with its commitment to turn Bangladesh into a middle-income...

Rate of interest and its market responsiveness

A new debate has emerged in the financial sector -...

Social and environmental standards for achieving SDGs

As declared in the SDG-2030 Agenda, the transformation of society...