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Announcement

 

 

Welcome to AEDSB—

A premier organization devoted to the Economic and Development studies of Bangladesh. The AEDSB was established in 1996 and formerly known as Bangladesh Development Forum. It constitutes a professional body of economists, development practitioners and others interested in the development of Bangladesh. It is primarily based in North-America but has members from other parts of the world including Europe, Australia and Bangladesh. It is governed by a nine member elected Executive Body whose current President is Dr. Tanweer Akram, Voya Financial, Atlanta, USA.

  Our Activities Include:

ASSA Sessions—

AEDSB has been organizing sessions at the Allied Social Sciences Association (ASSA) Meetings every year. Read More…

  CEA Sessions—

AEDSB hosts regular sessions at the annual meetings of Canadian Economic Association (CEA). Read More…

 

SEA Sessions—

The sessions at Southern Economic Association (SEA) annual meetings are held with partnership of Bangladesh Young Economists (BYE). Read More…

 

Washington Seminar Series—

AEDSB also hosts regular seminars in Washington, D.C. at the World Bank premises on economic development issues related to Bangladesh. The AEDSB Washington Seminar Series on Bangladesh has hosted Prime Ministers, Ministers, and Justices from Bangladesh as well as Bangladeshi and non-Bangladeshi academicians, businessmen, NGO leaders, diplomats, Bankers, civil servants, and World Bank and IMF staff. Read More…

 

 

Events

 

Call for Papers

ASSA/AEA 2016

 

AEDSB is inviting papers for the 2016 Annual Meeting of the Allied Social Science Association in San Francisco, CA.

 

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Call for AEDSB Best Paper Award 2016

 

AEDSB seeks nomination of young scholars of Bangladeshi origin for the AEDSB best Paper Award 2016.

 

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AEDSB Membership Form

 

 

 

 

 

CEA 2015

 

Session I

AEDSB: Empirical Studies on Development Paradigms in Asia

 

Date: May 29, 2015

Time: 2:00 pm - 3.30 pm

Location: TBA

 

Session II

AEDSB: Why Do Policies Matter? Empirical Evidence Across Countries

 

Date: May 30, 2015

Time: 2:00 pm - 3.30 pm

Location: TBA

 

Session III

AEDSB: Challenges and Prospects of Developing Countries

 

Date: May 30, 2015

Time: 5:00 pm - 6.30 pm

Location: TBA

 

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WEAI 2015

 

 

Session I

Economic and and Development Studies on Bangladesh

 

Date: July 02, 2015

Time: 10:15 am - 12.00 pm

Location: Hilton Hawaiian Village, Waikiki

 

Presenters

Malek Mohammad Abdul (BRAC) and Ikhtiar Mohammad (BRAC)
Ahsanuzzaman (North South University)
Anupam Das (Mount Royal University)
Shamma A. Alam (Dickinson College)

Session II

Public Policy

 

Date: July 02, 2015

Time: 2:30 pm - 4.15 pm

Location: Hilton Hawaiian Village, Waikiki

 

Presenters

Suleman Abdiah (Beaconhouse National University)

Yi Liu (Hunan University)

Bojan Ilievski (Western Oregon University)

Kazi Ahmed (California State University, Fullerton)

 

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ASSA/AEA 2015

 

Development Issues on Bangladesh

 

Date: January 03, 2015

Time: 2:30 pm

Location:Boston Marriott Copley, Maine

 

Presenters

Md. Nazmul Ahsan (U. of Southern California)
Shyamal Chowdhury (University of Sydney)
Abu Shonchoy (JETRO and University of Tokyo)
Melanie Morten (Stanford University)

 

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Best Paper Award

 

The 2015 Best Paper Award Recipient is Md. Nazmul Ahsan for his paper on parents choice to timing the birth.

 

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