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Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Keystone Quarterly Review (Jan-Mar 2014)

Keystone produces its flagship publication 'Keystone Quarterly Review', Jan-Mar 2014 edition while focusing key issues like weak enforcement of immigration laws, energy policy options, and shortfall in revenue collection with relevant policy options. It also publishes useful statistics related to energy sector in Bangladesh. It's a worth reading! 

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Report on garment industry in Bangladesh

New York University Stern School of Business just publishes a report (Business as usual is not an option) about the garment industry in Bangladesh, its supply chain, and the workers in the context of intense international attention on working conditions in the global supply chain, and a shared desire for higher standards in the factories.  

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Bangladesh Development Update, WB, April 2014

World Bank publishes its regular flagship publication Bangladesh Development Update, April 2014 edition with regular macroeconomic analysis and special stories on the Bangladesh power sector development and priorities.

Link for the report.

Tuesday, April 1, 2014

Asian Development Outlook 2014

Asian Development Bank publishes its flagship publication Asian Development Outlook 2014 (ADO 2014), with a focus on fiscal policy for inclusive growth.

The full version of ADO 2014
The Bangladesh chapter of ADO 2014