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Impact of Mobile Financial Services in Bangladesh: The Case of bKash
(Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies, 2020-02-28)
The main focus of the study was on assessing the impact bKash at the household level. A countrywide representative sample of households was chosen and socioeconomic variables were generated for the purpose. The field survey was carried out in 2018. ...
South-South Ideas: Report on the Potential for Monitoring and Evaluation of Special Economic Zones in Bangladesh (2019)
(Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies, 2019-04-15)
The Bangladesh SEZ demonstrates interesting characteristics including the diversity of ownership structures and target sales markets which create significant opportunities for experimentation both in policy and in implementation. For these reasons, ...
A Comparative Study on Clusters and non-Clusters Based SME Development in Bangladesh: Executive Summary
(Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies, 2020-10-08)
The main objective of the study is to assess the comparative performance of the enterprises under the cluster and those of the enterprises outside clusters. The study also aims to identify the barriers and challenges along with the recommendations of ...
Total Factor Productivity in Bangladesh: An Analysis Using Data from 1981-2014
(Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies, 2017-06-30)
Bangladesh has been experiencing a steady increase in the growth rate of real GDP since independence, accelerating from an average of less than 4% per year during 1972-1990 to 6.5% in 2010-2016. Bangladesh is one of the sixteen countries that have to ...
Impact of Energy Price Adjustments on Bangladesh Economy: A Macro-Econometric Modeling Approach
(Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies, 2018-05-30)
The domestic price of energy products including electricity, oil and natural gas has long been administered in Bangladesh. The government provides subsidy to all these energy products in various forms. The government of Bangladesh incurs a large amount ...