Profile of Dr. Shamsun N. Ahmed

Profile of Dr. Shamsun N. Ahmed

Dr. Shamsun N. Ahmed
Professor
Department of Economics
Faculty of Social Sciences
Email: shamsun.ahmed@gmail.com
Phone: 9023642, 8153141
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Degree Name Group/Major Subject Board/Institute Country Passing Year
Ph.D. Economics University of Pittsburgh United States 1994
Masters Economics University of Pittsburgh United States 1985
Masters Economics University of Dhaka Bangladesh 1980
Bachelor Economics University of Dhaka Bangladesh 1978
Award Type Award Title Year Country Description
International Commonwealth Fellowship 2001 United Kingdom Post-Doctoral Research on Equity and Justice Issues for Adaptation and Mitigation of Climate Change with Reference to Bangladesh, undertaken at the Centre for Social Economic Research on the Global Environment (CSERGE) at the University of East Anglia (UEA), England, 2001-2002.
International Teaching Assistantship and Fellowship 1982 United States Assisting Professor, and teaching individual courses
National Merit Scholarship 1975 Bangladesh
National Merit Scholarship 1972 Bangladesh
National Junior Merit and Primary Merit scholarship 1966 Bangladesh
Research Interest
Subject Description
Poverty and Sustainable Development
Digital Divide Analysis
Environmental Economics
Gender Economics
Climate Change
International Migration
Project/Research Supervision
Level of Study Title Supervisor Co-Supervisor(s) Name of Student(s) Area of Research Current Completion
No project/research supervision is found
Project/Research Work
Subject Project Name Source of Fund From Date To Date Collaboration
Climate Change Equity and Justice Issues for Climate Change Adaptation in Water resource Sector based on post-doctoral research undertaken at East Anglia University, supported by Commonwealth Fellowship, 2001-2002. 07-02-2013 18-07-2013 Springer
Gender (Principal Investigator) The Cost for Women Workers of Precarious Employment in Bangladesh Oxfam Great Britain 30-06-2003 31-08-2003 Human Development Research Centre
Climate Change ( Post-Doctoral Research ) Equity and Justice Issues for Adaptation and Mitigation of Climate Change with Reference to Bangladesh Commonwealth Fellowship 25-09-2001 30-09-2002 Undertaken at the Centre for Social Economic Research on the Global Environment (CSERGE) at the University of East Anglia (UEA)
Environmental Economics (Team Leader ) Toward Common Property Regime (CPR) in Bangladesh: Policy Framework for Poverty Alleviation and Sustainable Resource Management Sponsored by the UNDP/Ministry of Environment and Forest under Sustainable Environment Management Program 22-12-2000 28-10-2002 The Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies
Gender(Gender Specialist) Women’s Contribution in Rural Household Economy and Environmental Protection: Case Study of a Coastal Village in Bangladesh The Netherlands government 30-09-1987 30-07-1988 personal
Mathematical Economics (Ph.D Dissertation ) The Theory of Existence of General Equilibrium in the History of Mathematical Economics University of Pittsburgh 01-09-1982 30-06-1987 University of Pittsburgh
Data Analysis (Research Fellow) Data Analysis and Report Writing related to women, primary education and family planning, National foundation for Research on Human Resource Development 30-12-1980 30-08-1981
Invited Talk
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SL Collaboration & Membership Name Type Membership Year Membership Expire Year
No Collaboration & Membership is found
Title Organization Location From Date To Date Description
Part-Time Professor North South University Department of Economics 12-01-2008 30-12-2008 Teaching Principles of Microeconomics
Visiting Commonwealth Fellow University of East Anglia, England Center for Social Economic Research on the Global Environment (CSERGE) 25-09-2001 30-09-2002 Research on Environmental Economics
Professor University of Dhaka Department of Economics 23-05-2001 Currently Working Teaching Econometrics at an undergraduate level
Associate Professor University of Dhaka Department of Economics 30-04-1995 22-05-2001 Teaching Econometrics at the Masters level
Assistant Professor , University of Dhaka Department of Economics 01-04-1991 31-03-1995 Teaching Microeconomics and Statistical Methods at the undergraduate level
Lecturer University of Dhaka Department of Economics 30-04-1988 30-03-1991 Teaching Mathematical Economics, Bangladesh Economy at the undergraduate level
Teaching Fellow University of Pittsburgh Department of Economics 07-01-1985 30-06-1987 Teaching independent Microeconomics course at undergraduate level
Teaching Assistant University of Pittsburgh Department of Economics 01-09-1982 31-12-1984 Assisting and grading, tutoring
Lecturer University of Dhaka Department of Finance 01-09-1981 30-08-1982 Teaching Mathematical Economics, International Trade at undergraduate level
Research Fellow National foundation for Research on Human Resource Development Dhaka 30-12-1980 30-08-1981 Data Analysis and Report Writing related to women, primary education and family planning,
Book
1
Shamsun N. Ahmed The Theory of Existence of General Equilibrium in the History of Mathematical Economics. Dhaka: Academic Press and Publishers Limited, Nov 2000 .
Book Section
1
Shamsun N. Ahmed, M. Aminul Islam "Equity and Justice Issues for Climate Change Adaptation in Water Resource Sector." Climate Change Adaptation Actions in Bangladesh. R, Shaw et al. (eds) Japan: Springer, 2013 .
Journal Article
1
Shamsun N. Ahmed : International Labour Migration from Bangladesh: Trends, Consequences and Issues, Asian Affairs , vol.Vol. 22, No. 4 , October-December 2000 .
2
Shamsun N. Ahmed : Environmental Problems and Economic Approach to Policy Issues: Bangladesh Context, Journal of Social Studies, , vol.Vol. 70 , Oct 1995 .
3
Shamsun N. Ahmed : The Arrow-Debrue Model in the Theory of Existence of General Equilibrium, Social Science Review , vol.Vol. XII , June 1995 .
4
Shamsun N. Ahmed : The Foundation Underlying Malthus and Ricardo’s Economic Action Programs: A Comparative Analysis, Jahangirnagar Economic Review , vol.Vol. 5, No. 1 , June 1990. .
5
MG Quibria, Shamsun N. Ahmed : Social Capital, published on the website Development Assistance Key Information System (DAKIS), by the International Research Institute (IDRI) and Foundation for Advanced Studies (FASID), , Japan, 2004 .
6
Shamsun N. Ahmed : Role of Common Property Regime (CPR) as Strategy for Poverty Alleviation in Developing Countries with Special Reference to Bangladesh, Asian Affairs , vol.Vol. 23, No. 1 , January- March 2001 .
7
Shamsun N. Ahmed, M. Aminul Islam : Women’s Contribution in Rural Household Economy and Environmental Protection: Case Study of a Coastal Village in Bangladesh, Oriental Geographer , vol.Vol. 35 (1&2) , Jan and July 1991 .
8
Shamsun N. Ahmed : Rural Poor Women and Sustainable Livelihood: Case of Poverty Alleviation in Bangladesh, Social Science Review , vol.Vol. 23, No. 2 , December 2000 .
9
MG Quibria, Shamsun N. Ahmed, T Tschang and Reyes-Macasaquit, Mari-Len : Digital Divide: Determinants and Policies with Special reference to Asia, published parallel in ERD Working Paper Series No.27, Economics and Research Division, Asian Development Bank, October 2002 and Journal of Asian Economics, 13 , vol.13 , 2002, 2003 .
10
Shamsun N. Ahmed : The Impact of the Asian Crisis on Migrant Workers: Bangladesh Perspectives, Asia and Pacific Migration Journal , vol.Vol. 7, Nos. 2-3 , 1998 .
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Aminul Islam, Shamsun N. Ahmed : Technology Transfer and Environmental Dimension, Asian Affairs , vol.Vol. XII, No. 4 , 1990 .
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