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AEDSB Session at the 53rd Annual Meeting of Canadian Economic Association (CEA)

Banff, Alberta (May 30 - June 02, 2019)

Conference Venue: The Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity

 

Session I

Title: Development Issues on Bangladesh - Theory and Evidence

Organizers: Muhammad Murshed Chowdhury, Algoma University and Anupam Das, Mount Royal University

Chair:Anupam Das, Mount Royal University

Date and Time: May 31, 2019 (Friday), 4.00pm - 5.30pm.


Papers:

Determining the Optimal Currency Composition of the Foreign Exchange Reserve of Bangladesh
Gour Goswami (North South University)
Noor A Ahsan (Policy Research Institute, Bangladesh)

Understanding Risk Averting Behavior During Hurricanes: Evidence from Bangladesh
Pallab Mozumder (Florida International University)
Mohammad Khan (Florida International University)
Nafisa Halim (Boston University)

Can a higher wage attract Better Quality applicants without deteriorating public service motivation? Evidence from the Bangladesh Civil Service
Md Rajibul Alam (National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies)
Yoko Kijima (National Graduate institute for Policy Studies, Tokyo)

The Macroeconomic Impacts of Investment in Public-Private Partnerships (PPPs): Evidence from South Asian Countries
Mohammad Taslim Uddin (University of Manitoba)

Discussants:

John Serieux (University of Manitoba)
AKM Nurul Hossain (University of Calgary)
Dane Rowlands (Carleton University)
Md Rajibul Alam (National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies)