Matiur RahmanDr. Matiur Rahman earned his MA and PhD in Economics from Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas, USA. He also earned MA in Development Economics from Boston University, USA in addition to BA (Honors) and MA in Economics from Dhaka University, Bangladesh. Currently, he is MBA Director and JP Morgan Chase Endowed Professor of Finance at McNeese State University, Lake Charles, Louisiana,USA. He is a prolific researcher and published scores of articles in economics, finance and business in peer reviewed academic journals in USA and abroad.