Upcoming Events

The following events are planned for Spring 2017 semester (this page is being continuously updated):

  • Public Speaker Series: “Tomorrow’s economy: Bangladesh perspective”, by Dr. Mohammed Farashuddin, Saturday, January 14, 2017, 3:30 – 5:00pm. This event was jointly organized with Bangladesh Young Economic Association.
  • Brown-Bag Seminar Series: “Impact of alternative wetting and drying irrigation system on modern varieties of paddy production in Bangladesh: a case study of Jessore district”, by Dr. Basanta Kumar Barmon, Thursday, February 2, 2017 @ 3pm. Room: 418.
  • Brown-Bag Seminar Series: “How to publish academic papers”, Dr. Syed Basher, Thursday, March 16, 2017 @ 3pm. Room: 418.
  • Guest Speaker Series: “Contract theory, property rights, and economic outcomes”, Dr. Rezwan Haque, Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at 4:30pm. Venue: Faculty Lounge, EWU. This event was jointly organized with Bangladesh Economic Association.
  • Brown-Bag Seminar Series: “Analyzing the economic background behind populist radicalism”, Mr. Parvez Karim Abbasi, Thursday, March 16, 2017 @ 3pm. Room: 352.
  • Brown-Bag Seminar Series: “As you sow, so you reap! Assessing a mandatory employer-sponsored health insurance scheme”, Ms. Jeenat Mehareen, Thursday, March 23, 2017 @ 3:15pm. Room: 418.
  • Brown-Bag Seminar Series: “Empirically assessing the growth effects of trade liberalization in Bangladesh”, Ms. Imrana Sharmin, Thursday, March 30, 2017 @ 3:15pm. Room: 418.

List of scientific seminars held during Fall 2016 semester:

  • Brown-Bag Seminar Series: “Research on teaching economics to undergraduates: a review”, Thursday, November 3, 2016 @ 3pm. Room: 354.
  • Brown-Bag Seminar Series: “Does excess reserve influence inflation: vector autoregressive analysis”, Thursday, November 10, 2016 @ 3pm. Room: 222.
  • Brown-Bag Seminar Series: “Asymmetric price transmission in edible oil market of Bangladesh”, Thursday, November 17, 2016 @ 3pm. Room: 354.
  • Brown-Bag Seminar Series: “The determinants of FDI in developing countries”, Thursday, November 24, 2016 @ 3pm. Room: 222.
  • Brown-Bag Seminar Series: “Debt composition and crowding-out effect: an empirical analysis for selected developing countries”, Thursday, December 01, 2016 @ 3pm. Room: 222.