Category Archives: Economy

Some Questions about the IMF Liaisons

Jyoti Rahman

Published in the Independent Weekend Magazine on 22 October 2010.

This piece discusses the IMF’s recent mission to Bangladesh.

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Analysis Not Role Model

Jyoti Rahman

Published in the Star Weekend Magazine on 22 October 2010.

Using Vietnam as an example, this piece argues against a simplistic search for ‘role models’ in development discourse.

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Socialism debate

Syeed Ahamed.

Published in BDnews24 on 22 October 2010.

This piece calls for a focus on the socialism debate to turn to inequality.

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On the other hand

Jyoti Rahman

Published in the Independent on 10 October 2010.

This piece warns about the development challenges still faced by Bangladesh.

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Unanswered Questions about the Garments Wage Issue

Jyoti Rahman

Published in the Daily Star Forum, 4 October 2010.

This piece questions issues of minimum wage and living wage in the garment industry and why there seem to be no answers.

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Food prices soar

Jyoti Rahman

Published in the Independent on 30 September 2010.

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Two cheers for the taxman

Jyoti Rahman

Published in the Daily Star on 13 July 2010.

This piece explores the revenue outlook in this year’s budget.

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The Good, the Bad, and the Uncertain

Syeed Ahamed.

Published in the Daily Star Forum in July 2010.

This piece puts the budget under a microscope.

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The Long View

By Jyoti Rahman

Published in the Daily Star Forum in July 2010.

This piece explores where this year’s budget might take us.

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Getting the ADP debate right

Jyoti Rahman.

Published in the Daily Star on 13 June 2010.

This piece analyses the size and implementation of the annual development budget.

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