ERG Annual Summer Conference 2017

Organised by: Economic Research Group (ERG)
Venue: Economic Research Group (ERG) Conference Room
Date: July 29, 2017

The 3rd summer conference- solely organized by Economic Research Group was divided in to three sections each of them discussing different economic aspects naming external sector, governance and labor and social security respectively. Participants included academics and students from different institutions home and abroad.

Papers presented in the Conference:

Good Governance –Capital Flight Nexus in Bangladesh: Insights from Non-Linear Threshold Regression
Nirmol Chandra Das, Mohammad Ashraful Ferdous Chowdhury, Dr. Md. Nazrul Islam (Shahjalal University of Science and Technology)

Exchange Rate Uncertainty, Firm Size and Income Distribution
Deen Islam, (Boston University) 

Fiscal decentralization and its spillover effect on corruption: Evidence from Bayesian spatial analysis
Shafiun N. Shimul, (University of Nebraska Lincoln) 

Ethics and Economics: Case studies on banking practices (TBC)
Anika Anjum and Sajjad Zohir, (Economic Research Group)

The Effect of the Disability Insurance Application Decision on the Employment of Denied Applicants
Mashfiqur Rahman Khan, (Boston College) 

Does Labour Market Penalise Madrasah education?
Mrittika Shamsuddin, (United Arab Emirates University) 

Refugee flows: strategic allocation of ‘responsibilities’
Azraf U Ahmad and Sajjad Zohir, (Economic Research Group)