Economics and Finance

Bangladesh: Anatomy of Change

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Academic and Reference Books
Economics and Finance
Bangladesh Studies
Development Studies
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English
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775
ISBN: 
984 05 1686 8
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The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
2004
Number of Pages: 
467
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Global economic and political conditions have undergone unprecedented changes with post-GATT global trade and investment liberalizations. Democracy at home and globalization externally have now created for Bangladesh vast opportunities for accelerated economic and social development, and for eradication of the curse of poverty with all its malaise within the shortest possible time. To attain its modest objectives, however, Bangladesh will have to meet many challenges, and overcome many hazards and pitfalls....

পরার্থপরতার অর্থনীতি

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Academic and Reference Books
Economics and Finance
Urban and Regional Planning URP
Language: 
Bangla
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350
ISBN: 
978 984 8815 31 1
Publisher: 
The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
2000
Number of Pages: 
220
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HB
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17th Impression: March 2019
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বাস্তব জীবনের অর্থনৈতিক সমস্যা সম্পর্কে মূলধারার অর্থনীতির বক্তব্য তুলে ধরার লক্ষ্যে এই গ্রন্থে লেখকের পনেরটি প্রবন্ধ সন্নিবেশিত করা হয়েছে। বইটির শুরু দানখয়রাতের অর্থনীতি নিয়ে। আরও রয়েছে দুর্নীতির অর্থনীতি, সংস্কারের রাজনৈতিক অর্থনীতি, মেরামত ও পরিচালনার অর্থনীতি, বাংলাদেশে বন্যা নিয়ন্ত্রণের রাজনৈতিক অর্থনীতি,স্বাস্থ্য অর্থনীতি ও লিঙ্গভিত্তিক বৈষম্যের অর্থনীতি সম্পর্কে মনোজ্ঞ বিশ্লেষণ। অর্থনীতির সবচেয়ে জটিল সমস্যা অর্থনৈতিক অসাম্য সম্পর্কে রয়েছে দুটি নিবন্ধ। লেখকের দৃষ্টি শুধু বর্তমানেই নিবদ্ধ নয়। ভবিষ্যতের অর্থনৈতিক প্রবণতা সম্পর্কে বিশ্লেষণ রয়েছে &lsq

Stagnation, Agrarian Structure and Credit (Daniel Thorner Memorial Lecture Series)

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Academic and Reference Books
Agriculture and Livestock
Economics and Finance
Development Studies
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English
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150
ISBN: 
984 05 1123 8
Publisher: 
Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies, Dhaka
The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
1990
Number of Pages: 
64
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What have been the true achievements of the much discussed green revolutions in the Indian sub-continent? What coalition of political forces came to choose the advice of the technologists over those urging structural reforms as the solution to India's agrarian transformation? What have been the costs of a development strategy which has ignored the agrarian masses in favour of securing the political allegiance of a landed minority? With a rare clarity of vision, Prof.

Retrospects and Prospects of the Rice Economy of Bangladesh

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Agriculture and Livestock
Economics and Finance
Bangladesh Studies
Urban and Regional Planning URP
Language: 
English
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365
ISBN: 
984 05 1601 9
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The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
2001
Number of Pages: 
128
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In Retrospects and Prospects of the Rice Economy of Bangladesh, Dr. Raisuddin Ahmed analyses and describes the progress in rice production during the last 20 years and the prospect of the rice economy in the first decade of the 21st century.

Managing Food Price Inflation in South Asia

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Academic and Reference Books
Agriculture and Livestock
Economics and Finance
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English
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730
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978 984 8815 21 2
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The University Press Limited (UPL)
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Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
2010
Number of Pages: 
290
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The surge in global commodity prices during 2006-08 coupled with the global financial crisis of 2008-10 presented a tremendous development challenges for South Asian countries. The huge loss of income from the terms of trade shock worsened macroeconomic balances, fueled rapid inflation and hurt growth. The global financial crisis is further worsening the situation due to falling economic opportunities and government revenues. South Asian countries need to accelerate reforms to avoid a serious down turn in economic activity, investment, exports and income.

The Japanese Strategy: Japan's Development Strategy as a Lesson or a Threat to Global Economic Order

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Academic and Reference Books
Economics and Finance
Development Studies
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English
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280
ISBN: 
984 05 1327 3
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The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
1996
Number of Pages: 
186
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The phenomenal economic development of Japan in the post World War II era has drawn the attention of the industrialized world. Through the 1960s and 1070s scholars and researchers carried out studies to discover what Japan made phenomenal success, and he lists sixteen driving forces which led to this development. Economic planners, politicians and the industrial community every where watched as Japan emerged as a formidable force in the changed global economic order in the 1980’s. This book provides some insight into the reasons for Japan’s success.

Government and Rural transformation: Role of Public Spending and Policies in Bangladesh

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Academic and Reference Books
Politics and Political Science
Economics and Finance
Bangladesh Studies
State and Governance
Development Studies
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English
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695
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978 984 8815 13 7
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The University Press Limited (UPL)
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Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
2010
Number of Pages: 
389
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The book depicts an analytical picture of the socio-economic transformation of the economy of Bangladesh, particularly of the agriculture and rural sector. Transformation is explained as improved conditions of life and living, through expanded access to income, health, education, energy, transportation services and protection against vulnerability. Public expenditure and policies to support development of infrastructure, technology, institutions, private initiatives of collective organizations, including NGO’s, and numerous individual ventures contributed to the transformation.

Popular Economics: Unpopular Essays

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Academic and Reference Books
Economics and Finance
Bangladesh Studies
Development Studies
Urban and Regional Planning URP
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English
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275
ISBN: 
984 05 1641 8
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The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
2002
Number of Pages: 
153
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Keynes once wrote that economics is "a difficult and technical subject, but nobody will believe it". It is frustrating for people to find debates on economic policies too technical and inaccessible, since it is their lives that are affected by these policies.

Taming Global Financial Flows - A Citizen's Guide

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Economics and Finance
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English
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400
ISBN: 
984 05 1533 0
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The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
2000
Number of Pages: 
237
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The global financial system, this book argues, is in turmoil. Financial liberalization has led to phasing out of regulatory mechanisms over the movement of huge sums involved in currency speculations, new financial products, offshore financial centers, secretive hedge funds and hot money flows to emerging markets. The result is a degree of volatility in financial markets which threatens the orderly running of notional economies.

Industrial Loan Default: The Case of Bangladesh

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Academic and Reference Books
Economics and Finance
Bangladesh Studies
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English
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350
ISBN: 
984 05 1722 8
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The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
2004
Number of Pages: 
190
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This book is first of its kind which deals with industrial loan default problems in developing countries like Bangladesh. It provides an insight into the causes and consequences of persistent loan defaults and examines devastating effect of these on the liquidity and solvency of the banks and development financial institutions, and on the industrial growth in developing nations.

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