Political Economy

Rethinking FDI

November 30, 2014
Kazi Rahman
Rethinking FDI

Capital is crucial for the economy of Bangladesh to grow.
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Posted in Development, Economy, Finance, Political Economy | 2 Comments »

Is OPEC in terminal decline?

November 27, 2014
A. Rahman
Is OPEC in terminal decline?

The Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), once the all powerful and influential organisation
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The business leaders and their Chinese whisper

May 5, 2012
Rubana Huq
The business leaders and their Chinese whisper

A few business leaders met at a local hotel recently and the outcome was one of a Chinese whisper. One whispered, we are strategising for a dialogue; another sounded more formal and decided to hand the main course down to the incumbent leader
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Posted in Development, Economy, Political Economy, Politics | 9 Comments »

Bosnia’s post-war microcredit experiment: How to destroy an economy without even trying

October 3, 2011
Milford Bateman
Bosnia’s post-war microcredit experiment: How to destroy an economy without even trying

After nearly four years of bitter conflict, in 1995 the small Balkan country of Bosnia became the location for an experiment in the operation of a microcredit-driven post-war reconstruction and development program.
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Posted in Economy, Political Economy | 13 Comments »

Off the mark: Transit and connectivity

August 18, 2011
M A Taslim
Off the mark: Transit and connectivity

Transit facility for India has become quite contentious largely as a result of the way it has been handled by the government. It would have been less controversial if it had been taken up as part of an overall settlement of the outstanding bilateral issues, which appears to have been the approach taken by...
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Posted in Development, Economy, Political Economy, Politics | 7 Comments »

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