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PERSONAL WEB

Mir Tanzim Nur Angkur

Senior Lecturer
Department of Economics

MSS in Economics (University of Dhaka)
BSS (Hon’s) in Economics (University of Dhaka)

A-Levels(Edexcel) 2006

O-Levels(Edexcel) 2004

Senior Lecturer at Department of Economics, East West University, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
Working period: November 2015 – Present
Lecturer at Department of Economics, East West University, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
Working period: May 2013 – October 2016

Courses Taught at EWU:

MAT100 College Mathematics

MAT110 Mathematics for Business and Economics-I

ECO102 Introduction to Macroeconomics

ECO328 International Trade and Finance

ECO414 Trade Policy Analysis

Research Associate (Full-time) at South Asian Network on Economic Modeling (SANEM), Dhaka Secretariat, Flat K-5, House 1/B, Road 35, Gulshan 2, Dhaka 1212.
Working period: August 2012 – April 2014

Senior Teacher, Economics & Accounting
AUTHENTICA-An English Medium School, Lalmatia, Dhaka
Working period: January 2008 – June 2012

International Trade, Informal Sector and Development Economics

Journal Publication

International

Raihan S., Ifteakhar, K.M.N., and M.T. N. Angkur. (2017) “Factors affecting Total Factor Productivity: Firm-Level Evidence from Manufacturing Sector of Bangladesh”, International Journal of SME Development. Issue-03,2017. (under review)

 M.T. N. Angkur and Siddica, A. (2017). “Does Institution Affect the Inflow of FDI? A Panel Data Analysis of Developed and Developing countries”, International Journal of Economics and Finance; Vol 9.

National

“Foreign Aid and Economic Growth: An empirical study on selected South Asian and Sub–Saharan African countries-A Panel Data Analysis”, The Jahangirnagar Economic Review Vol.26, June 2015, Journal of the Department of Economics, Jahangirnagar University
“Effect of Trade Liberalization on Economic Growth of Developing countries”, The Jahangirnagar Review, Part-II: Social Science, Vol.XXXVI,2012

Work in Progress

M.T. N. Angkur and Ifteakhar, K.M.N. “Factors Determining the Choice of Level of Education in Bangladesh: Evidence from HIES”.

Nandi. B., Hasan. G.Q. and M. T. N. Angkur. “Does Sources of Budget Financing Matter for Economic Growth and Investment? A Panel Study among Some Developing countries”

Conference & Seminars

Participated at the 2nd SANEM Annual Economists’ Conference held at BRAC Centre Inn, Dhaka, February 18, 2017 and presented a paper on “Factors Determining the Choice of the Level of Education in Bangladesh: Empirical Evidence from HIES”.

Participated at The Third Asia KLEMS International Conference held at Chung-Hua Institution for Economic Research, Taipei, Taiwan, August 12-13, 2015 and jointly presented a paper with Dr. Selim Raihan on “Sources of Output Growth: Bangladesh Economy.

Participated at The Second Asia KLEMS International Conference held at The Bank of Korea, Seoul, South Korea, August 22-23, 2013 and presented a paper on “Estimates of Productivity: 28 Manufacturing Industries of Bangladesh”.

Represented SANEM at 5th South Asian Economic Summit 11-13th September 2012, Marriott Hotel, Islamabad, Pakistan as a Special Speaker on the session “Liberalization of Services Trade in South Asia.”

Other

TRAINING PROGRAMS & WORKSHOPS

Workshop on “Getting published in indexed academic and scientific journal: how to do it?” organized by the Department of Real Estate and Research Group, Daffodil International University, Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Eight South Asian Network Training Program on CGE Modeling, Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh, 4th -8th August, 2015.

Institute of Economic Growth (IEG) Delhi Training Course: “Panel Time Series Econometrics”-Two-Day Specialist Training Course, 28th and 29th January 2013 instructed by Dr. Markus Eberhardt, University of Nottingham and CSAE, Oxford.

 

RESEARCH ACTIVITIES

  • Worked in SANEM’s research paper as for IDRC (International Development Research Centre, Canada on “Dynamics of Employment in the Urban Informal Sector in Bangladesh.”
  • Worked as a Research Assistant for the Effective States and Inclusive Development (ESID) project in collaboration with University of Manchester, UK: “The Political Determinants of Economic Growth”.
  • As part of the International Trade Course (Masters) assignment, prepared the following papers for Dr. Selim Raihan, Professor, Dept. of Economics, University of Dhaka.
    • Does resource abundance determine the (merchandise) export structure of a country? – A Cross-country Analysis
    • Trade Liberalization and Economic Growth: An empirical study on South Asian countries- A Panel Data Analysis.
  • Leadership in preparing a Research Proposal & conducting the Research Study on “Evaluating Tax Performance of Bangladesh With Reference To Some Selected Developing Countries”.
  • Worked as a Research Assistant in collecting data from primary sources for A Competitive Study: Edible Oil Market in Bangladesh conducted by Bureau of Economic Research, University of Dhaka.
+ Academic Background

MSS in Economics (University of Dhaka)
BSS (Hon’s) in Economics (University of Dhaka)

A-Levels(Edexcel) 2006

O-Levels(Edexcel) 2004

+ Professional Experience

Senior Lecturer at Department of Economics, East West University, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
Working period: November 2015 – Present
Lecturer at Department of Economics, East West University, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
Working period: May 2013 – October 2016

Courses Taught at EWU:

MAT100 College Mathematics

MAT110 Mathematics for Business and Economics-I

ECO102 Introduction to Macroeconomics

ECO328 International Trade and Finance

ECO414 Trade Policy Analysis

Research Associate (Full-time) at South Asian Network on Economic Modeling (SANEM), Dhaka Secretariat, Flat K-5, House 1/B, Road 35, Gulshan 2, Dhaka 1212.
Working period: August 2012 – April 2014

Senior Teacher, Economics & Accounting
AUTHENTICA-An English Medium School, Lalmatia, Dhaka
Working period: January 2008 – June 2012

+ Research Interest

International Trade, Informal Sector and Development Economics

+ Selected Publications

Journal Publication

International

Raihan S., Ifteakhar, K.M.N., and M.T. N. Angkur. (2017) “Factors affecting Total Factor Productivity: Firm-Level Evidence from Manufacturing Sector of Bangladesh”, International Journal of SME Development. Issue-03,2017. (under review)

 M.T. N. Angkur and Siddica, A. (2017). “Does Institution Affect the Inflow of FDI? A Panel Data Analysis of Developed and Developing countries”, International Journal of Economics and Finance; Vol 9.

National

“Foreign Aid and Economic Growth: An empirical study on selected South Asian and Sub–Saharan African countries-A Panel Data Analysis”, The Jahangirnagar Economic Review Vol.26, June 2015, Journal of the Department of Economics, Jahangirnagar University
“Effect of Trade Liberalization on Economic Growth of Developing countries”, The Jahangirnagar Review, Part-II: Social Science, Vol.XXXVI,2012

Work in Progress

M.T. N. Angkur and Ifteakhar, K.M.N. “Factors Determining the Choice of Level of Education in Bangladesh: Evidence from HIES”.

Nandi. B., Hasan. G.Q. and M. T. N. Angkur. “Does Sources of Budget Financing Matter for Economic Growth and Investment? A Panel Study among Some Developing countries”

Conference & Seminars

Participated at the 2nd SANEM Annual Economists’ Conference held at BRAC Centre Inn, Dhaka, February 18, 2017 and presented a paper on “Factors Determining the Choice of the Level of Education in Bangladesh: Empirical Evidence from HIES”.

Participated at The Third Asia KLEMS International Conference held at Chung-Hua Institution for Economic Research, Taipei, Taiwan, August 12-13, 2015 and jointly presented a paper with Dr. Selim Raihan on “Sources of Output Growth: Bangladesh Economy.

Participated at The Second Asia KLEMS International Conference held at The Bank of Korea, Seoul, South Korea, August 22-23, 2013 and presented a paper on “Estimates of Productivity: 28 Manufacturing Industries of Bangladesh”.

Represented SANEM at 5th South Asian Economic Summit 11-13th September 2012, Marriott Hotel, Islamabad, Pakistan as a Special Speaker on the session “Liberalization of Services Trade in South Asia.”

Other

TRAINING PROGRAMS & WORKSHOPS

Workshop on “Getting published in indexed academic and scientific journal: how to do it?” organized by the Department of Real Estate and Research Group, Daffodil International University, Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Eight South Asian Network Training Program on CGE Modeling, Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh, 4th -8th August, 2015.

Institute of Economic Growth (IEG) Delhi Training Course: “Panel Time Series Econometrics”-Two-Day Specialist Training Course, 28th and 29th January 2013 instructed by Dr. Markus Eberhardt, University of Nottingham and CSAE, Oxford.

 

RESEARCH ACTIVITIES

  • Worked in SANEM’s research paper as for IDRC (International Development Research Centre, Canada on “Dynamics of Employment in the Urban Informal Sector in Bangladesh.”
  • Worked as a Research Assistant for the Effective States and Inclusive Development (ESID) project in collaboration with University of Manchester, UK: “The Political Determinants of Economic Growth”.
  • As part of the International Trade Course (Masters) assignment, prepared the following papers for Dr. Selim Raihan, Professor, Dept. of Economics, University of Dhaka.
    • Does resource abundance determine the (merchandise) export structure of a country? – A Cross-country Analysis
    • Trade Liberalization and Economic Growth: An empirical study on South Asian countries- A Panel Data Analysis.
  • Leadership in preparing a Research Proposal & conducting the Research Study on “Evaluating Tax Performance of Bangladesh With Reference To Some Selected Developing Countries”.
  • Worked as a Research Assistant in collecting data from primary sources for A Competitive Study: Edible Oil Market in Bangladesh conducted by Bureau of Economic Research, University of Dhaka.