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Sessions at 88th Annual Meeting of the Southern Economic Association

 

The Association for Economic and Development Studies on Bangladesh (AEDSB) and Bangladesh Young Economists (BYE) have organized a session at the 88th Annual Meeting of the Southern Economic Association in Washington, DC (November 18 - 20, 2018)

 

Monday
4:00 - 5:45 p.m.
SEA
Session 2.I.31
Household Decision Making Under Uncertainty
Organizers: Khawaja Mamun, Sacred Heart University
Session Chair: Pallab Mozumder, Florida International University
 
Papers:

Analysis of China’s Agri-food Imports In an Extended Gravity Model"
SHAMIM SHAKUR, Massey University
THANH NGO, Massey University
MENGQIN TANG, Massey University

"Unconditional Cash Transfers and Intra-Household Decision-making in Rural Nigeria: Evidence from Lab-in-the-Field Experiments"
M. MEHRAB BIN BAKHTIAR, University of Maryland

"Measuring attitudes toward uncertainty: Experimental evidence on group selection effect"
AHSANUZZAMAN AHSANUZZAMAN, University of Delaware
ASAD KARIM KHAN PRIYO, North South University
KANTI ANANTA NUZHAT, North South University

"Portfolio Theory of Rural-Urban Migration: An empirical Study of Bangladesh"
MIR AHASAN KABIR, York University
MAHMUDUL ANAM, York University
SHIN-HUANG CHIANG, York University

 

Discussants

KHAWAJA A. MAMUN, Sacred Heart University
SYED HASAN, Massey University
MIR AHASAN KABIR, York University
AHSANUZZAMAN AHSANUZZAMAN, University of Delaware

 

Tuesday
1:00 - 2:45 p.m.
SEA
Session 3.C.8
Trade and Globalization
Organizers: Nazneen Ahmad, Weber State University
Session Chair: Khawaja Mamun, Sacred Heart University
 
Papers:

"Globalization and Fertility "
KHAWAJA A. MAMUN, Sacred Heart University

"Foreign Direct Investment in the Ready-Made Garments Sector of Bangladesh: Macro and Distributional Implications "
SHARIF M. HOSSAIN, National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS)
NOBUHIRO HOSOE, National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS)

"Misallocation and Trade Policy"
MOHAMMAD JAHANGIR ALAM, HEC Montreal

"Exchange Rate Uncertainty, Margins of Trade and Income Distribution "
MD. DEEN ISLAM, Boston University

 

Discussants
MOHAMMAD JAHANGIR ALAM, HEC Montreal
MD. DEEN ISLAM, Boston University
SHARIF M. HOSSAIN, National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS)
KHAWAJA A. MAMUN, Sacred Heart University