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No, Bangladesh should not have an export...

No, Bangladesh should not have an export...

Business

Sat, Jul 21 2018

Some answers are easy

Why would you want to put your money...

Why would you want to put your money...

Business

Mon, Jul 16 2018

The best investment opportunities are right outside your door

Why grand plans don’t work

Why grand plans don’t work

Business

Sat, Jul 14 2018

Mahathir’s plan to have a national car company is a bad idea

How to get rid of beggary

How to get rid of beggary

Opinion

Sat, Jul 7 2018

We might be able to reduce poverty, but the action will remain

What does the taxman know about...

What does the taxman know about...

Business

Sun, Jun 24 2018

The point of having a market economy is that prices are not centrally set

The price isn’t just a number

The price isn’t just a number

Business

Mon, Jun 18 2018

Prices are telling us something, and we should listen

In defense of Islamic banking

In defense of Islamic banking

Opinion

Sun, Jun 10 2018

What exactly is Islamic banking?

Skipping a whole step

Skipping a whole step

Business

Sun, Jun 3 2018

Certain technologies can enable us to grow faster than developed nations ever did

Taxation without interpretation

Taxation without interpretation

Business

Sun, May 27 2018

UNESCAP’s nonsensical measure of Bangladesh’s tax gap doesn’t deserve to be taken...

The economics of zakat

The economics of zakat

Business

Mon, May 21 2018

An economist may well come up with something like the zakat

The cost of protections

The cost of protections

Business

Fri, Apr 13 2018

The people who suffer the most are those locked out in the informal sector

Our dynamic relationship with...

Our dynamic relationship with...

Opinion

Fri, Apr 6 2018

'We’d expect to have moved from increased-input-only growth to increased-productivity growth – meaning...

Higher productivity, a richer...

Higher productivity, a richer...

Business

Sun, Apr 1 2018

What do you understand by economic growth?

The right to food: Negative or...

The right to food: Negative or...

Business

Tue, Mar 27 2018

There’s no shortage of food, just lack of purchasing power

Making lives better with economics

Making lives better with economics

Business

Sat, Mar 24 2018

What the dismal science has to say about alleviating global poverty

The last word: Is the Taka being manipulated...

The last word: Is the Taka being manipulated...

Business

Sat, Mar 17 2018

The economics of Forex

Getting politics out of banking

Getting politics out of banking

Business

Wed, Mar 14 2018

The case for privatizing our banks

The times they are a changin’

The times they are a changin’

Business

Sun, Mar 11 2018

Economic freedom is finally giving women the power to choose

The economics of language

The economics of language

Business

Tue, Mar 6 2018

What makes one language more popular than others?

Delays and bribes are taking a toll...

Delays and bribes are taking a toll...

Business

Wed, Feb 28 2018

But existing tariffs on imports have the same effect, so why should we care?

Could you pay that in cash,

Could you pay that in cash,

Business

Sun, Feb 18 2018

A cost-benefit analysis of the new civil servant compensation scheme