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Details of Moin Uddin Ahmed


 

Education

Advanced Courses in Economics, Aarhus University, Denmark

MSc in Economics, 2011, Stockholm University, Sweden

Thesis: ‘The Role of Political Stability on Economic Performance: The Case of Bangladesh’

B.S.S. (Honors) in Economics, 2008, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh

 

Professional Experiences

03/2013-present

Lecturer, Institute of Health Economics, University of Dhaka

11/2014-present

 

 

 

System Analyst and Research Associate

Project: Analysis of Investment Case, Use of Pool Fund and Current Local Level Planning for Improvement of Maternal and Child Health Care in Bangladesh (funded by UNICEF)

10/2014-7/2015

Independent Consultant and Research Assistant

Project: Reducing Imbalanced Use of Fertilizer in Bangladesh, Centre for International Development, Harvard Kennedy School (funded by USAID_DIV)

01/2013-03/2013

Lecturer, Department of  Economics, American International University-Bangladesh

10/2012-01/2013

Lecturer(Adjunct), Department of Economics, United International University, Bangladesh

09/2007-11/2007

Research Assistant under Dr. Mitsuhiko Sano (Asian Studies, Kobe Gakuin University, Japan)

Research Grants

1. Co-Principal Investigator

Project: Analyzing the Effectiveness of MFF-SGF Program on Household and Community Resilience to Climate Change in Bangladesh (funded by IUCN, April 2015-June 2015)

2. Co-Principal Investigator

Project: Dynamics of Smoking Behavior among Urban Adolescents and Young Adults in Bangladesh: Peer Effect and Family Influences (funded by Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Jan 2014- October 2014)

3. Co-Principal Investigator

Project:  Baseline Study on Tax, Tax Gap Analysis and Tax System in Bangladesh (funded by OXFAM, September 2013- October 2013)

Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles

4 published

1. Pulok M.H and Ahmed M.U.  “Corruption and Economic Development in Bangladesh” (forthcoming, International Journal of Social Economics-Emerald)

2. Jahan N.A. and Ahmed M.U.  et al “Challenges and Prospects of Implementing Local Level Planning to Improve Maternal, Neonatal and Child Health Services in Bangladesh: Evidence from Selected Upazilas” (forthcoming, Social Science Review, The Dhaka University Studies)

3. Hashmi R., Pulok M.H. and Ahmed M.U. (2015)  “Attitude and Practice of Tax System in Bangladesh: Towards tax Justice”, AIUB Journal of Business and Economics, Volume 12, Issue 1,1-20

4. Ahmed, M. U. and Pulok M.H. (2013) ,“The Role of Political Stability on Economic Performance: The Case of Bangladesh”, Journal of Economic Cooperation and Development, 34, 3 (2013), 61-100

In Preparation for Immediate Submission

1. Jahan N.A. and Ahmed M.U.  et al “Benefit and Cost of reducing Maternal and Child Mortality in Hard to Reach Area: Result of an ICA in Bangladesh”

2. Tulon N.I., Ahmed M.U. and Karim S., Do Cash-In-Kind Interventions Improves Economic Well-Being and Diversity of Households Vulnerable to Climate Change in Sundarbans Region of Bangladesh?”

Research Reports

1. Jahan N.A. and Ahmed M.U.  et al, “Investment Case Analysis Using Marginal Budgeting for Bottleneck Tool for Improving Maternal, Neonatal and Child Health Services in Chittagong and Sylhet Districts of Bangladesh”

2. Karim S., Ahmed M.U. and Tulon N.I  “Effectiveness of MFF-SGF Program on Household and Community Resilience to Climate Change in Bangladesh”

3. Jahan N. and Ahmed M.U.  et al, “Effects of Implementing UNICEF-Supported Local Level Planning for Improvement of Maternal, Neonatal and Child Health Services in Bangladesh: Baseline Assessment in Selected Upazilas”

4. Pulok M.H, Hashmi R. and Ahmed M.U “Baseline Survey on Tax, Tax Gap Analysis and Tax System in Bangladesh”

5. Hashmi R. , Pulok M.H. and Ahmed M.U “Dynamics of Smoking Behavior among Urban Adolescents and Young Adults in Bangladesh: Peer Effect and Family Influences”

Seminar Presentations

01/2016

Investment Case Analysis Using Marginal Budgeting for Bottleneck Tool for Improving Maternal, Neonatal and Child Health Services in Chittagong and Sylhet Districts of Bangladesh, Civil Surgeon Office, Chittagong

07/2015

Effectiveness of MFF-SGF Program on Household and Community Resilience to Climate Change in Bangladesh, BRAC Inn, Dhaka

03/2013

Tax, Tax Gap Analysis and Tax System in Bangladesh, Daily Star Auditorium, Dhaka

Summer Course

Economic Modelling and Inference, 2012, Aarhus University

Other Training and Workshop

IZA/DFID short course on Program Evaluation, 2015

Certification

IRB Basic Course, Harvard Kennedy School, 2015

Professional Services

1. 4th year Exam Committee Member, Institute of Health Economics, University of Dhaka

2. Master Exam Committee Member, Institute of Health Economics, University of Dhaka

3. House Tutor, Muktijodha Ziaur Rahman Hall, University of Dhaka, 08/2014-present

4. Organizer, International Symposium of Health Economics Issues and Health Financing, Nabab Nawab Ali Chowdhury Senate Bhaban, University of Dhaka,  April 20-21, 2013

Undergraduate Mentoring

Coordinator of 10 undergraduate students in internship, Institute of Health Economics, University of Dhaka

Internship area: Patient satisfaction in different health facilities in Bangladesh

Computational Expertise

STATA, R, EVIEWS, Latex, MBB, Microsoft Excel