Profile of A.K.M. Ghulam Hussain

Profile of A.K.M. Ghulam Hussain

A.K.M. Ghulam Hussain
Professor
Department of Economics
Faculty of Social Sciences
Email: think2100@gmail.com
Phone: 880-2-9661920
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Degree Name Group/Major Subject Board/Institute Country Passing Year
Ph.D. Economics DU Bangladesh 2016
Masters Business Economics Wilfrid Laurier University Canada 2008
Post Graduate Diploma Economics ANU Australia 2000
Masters Economics ANU Australia 2000
Masters Economics DU Bangladesh 1993
Bachelor Economics VB India 1991
Award Type Award Title Year Country Description
International APACT scholarship 2018 Indonesia

To attend and present paper in the 12th APACT conference in Bali, Indonesia.

International WCTOH Scholarship 2018 South Africa

To attend and present paper in the conference.

International WCTOH Scholarship 2015 United Arab Emirates

To present paper in the conference

International WCTOH Scholarship 2012 Singapore

To attend and present paper in the conference

International Teaching Assistantship 2007 Canada

Higher studies

International SANDEE Scholarship 2002 Thailand

To attend and participate in a workshop on CGE modeling.

International AUSAID scholarship for postgraduation studies in Australia 1999 Australia

Higher studies

International World Bank Scholaraship 1998 Sri Lanka

To attend a workshop on Poverty alleviation in South Asian Countries.

International Indian National Merit (Human Resource Ministry) Scholarship 1991 India

Visva Bharati University, Santiniketan, India

International University Merit Scholarship 1988 India

Visva Bharati University, Santiniketan, India

International UNDP shcolarship 1985 Russia

For higher studies in Engineering.

National Talentpool scholarship 1983 Bangladesh

Talentpool scholarship for securing 8th position in the combined merit list from Dhaka College under Dhaka Board.

Research Interest
Subject Description
Labor Economics
Health Economics
Development Economics
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
Environemental Economics A Study on Environmental and Health Cost of Tobacco Cultivation in Bangladesh WHO 01-12-2018 Bureau of Economic Research
Tobacco Economics A Study on the Health Cost of Tobacco use in Bangladesh Cancer Research, UK 01-07-2018 30-06-2019 Bangladesh Cancer Society and American Cancer Society
Tobacco Economics Tobacco Taxation and relevant campaign to achieve Sustainable Development Goals in Bangladesh American Cancer Society, USA 01-10-2017 31-03-2018 Bangladesh Cancer Society
Impact Evaluation An Evaluation of Tobacco Control Policies in Bangladesh IDRC, Canada 01-10-2012 31-07-2013 University of Waterloo & Bureau of Economic Research, DU
Tobacco Economics The Impact of Health Warning Labels on Smokeless Tobacco Products in India and Bangladesh. University of Waterloo 01-07-2012 31-10-2012
Impact Evaluation An Evaluation of Tobacco Control Policies in Bangladesh IDRC, Canada 01-09-2009 30-06-2012 University of Waterloo & Bureau of Economic Research
Environmental Economics Economic impact of POPS. UNDP 01-01-2005 30-06-2005 Mministry of Environment and forest in Bbangladesh
Impact Evaluation Economic impact of POPS. UNDP 01-01-2005 30-06-2005 Ministry of Environment and Forest in Bbangladesh
Impact Evaluation Acceptability and Utilization of Fortified Flour Distributed under the Pilot Project on Vulnerable Group Development (VGD) USAID 01-07-2003 30-09-2004 Asian University, Dhaka
Invited Talk
SL Invited Talk
No invited talk is found
SL Collaboration & Membership Name Type Membership Year Membership Expire Year
No Collaboration & Membership is found
Title Organization Location From Date To Date Description
Professor DU Dhaka, Bangladesh 27-12-2018 Currently Working

Teaching

Consultant World Health Organization Dhaka 01-12-2018 Currently Working

Research

Consultant University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign USA 01-07-2018 31-12-2018

Research

Adviser Bangladesh Cancer Society Bangladesh 01-01-2018 30-06-2019

Research

Associate Professor DU Dhaka, Bangladesh 26-12-2016 26-12-2018

Teaching

Consultant World Health Organization Geneva, Switzerland 01-10-2014 31-03-2015

Research

Consultant World Health Organization Geneva, Switzerland 01-07-2012 28-02-2013

Research

Consultant University of Waterloo Canada 01-01-2012 30-06-2012

Research

Teaching Assistant Wilfrid Laurier University Canada 01-09-2007 31-05-2008

Teaching

Consultant United Nations Development Program Dhaka 01-07-2005 31-12-2005

Research

Assistant Professor DU Dhaka, Bangladesh 15-04-2004 25-06-2016

Teaching

Adjunct Faculty Military Institute of Science and Technology Dhaka 01-06-2003 31-12-2003

Teaching

Consultant FAO Dhaka 01-07-2002 30-06-2003

Research

Adjunct Faculty BUET Dhaka 01-01-1998 30-06-1998

Teaching

Junior Consultant UNICEF Bangladesh 01-01-1998 30-06-1998

Research

Lecturer DU Dhaka, Bangladesh 15-02-1997 14-04-2004

Teaching

Journal Article
1
Nigar Nargis, AKM Ghulam Hussain, Mark Goodchild, Anne CK Quah and Geofrey T Fong : A decade of cigarette taxation in Bangladesh: lessons learnt for tobacco control, WHO Bulletin , 2019 .
2
AKM Ghulam Hussain, Nigar Nargis, SM Ashiquzzaman and Fahad Khalil : The employment impact of microcredit program participation in Bangladesh: Evidence from a longitudinal household survey., Journal of Development Perspective , 2019 .
3
Hussain AKM G and Nargis N. : The price sensitivity of choice and consumption of cigarette by brand categories in Bangladesh: findings from ITC Bangladesh Surveys, Tobacco Induced Diseases , 2018 .
4
Huq Iftekharul, Nargis Nigar, Hussain AKMG and Fong Geoffrey T. : Does change in perception of tobacco risk affect smokers' behaviour? - An empirical analysis., Tobacco Induced Diseases , 2018 .
5
Huq Iftekharul, Nargis Nigar, Hussain AKMG and Fong Geoffrey T : An empirical analysis of the impact of income change and cigarette taxation in a price-tiered cigarette market of Bangladesh., Tobacco Control , 2018 .
6
Reid JL, Mutti-Packer S, Gupta PC, Li Q, Yuan J, Nargis N, Hussain AKMG and Hammond D. : Influence of Health Warnings on Beliefs about the Health Effects of Cigarette Smoking, in the Context of an Experimental Study in Four Asian Countries, International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health , 2017 .
7
Nargis N, Stoklosa M, Drope J, Fong GT, Quah ACK, Driezen P, Chaloupka FJ, Shang C and Hussain AKMG. : The trend in the affordability of tobacco products in Bangladesh 2009-2015: Evidence from ITC Bangladesh Surveys., Tobacco Control , 2017 .
8
Driezen P, Abdullah AS, Nargis N, Hussain AKM, Fong GT, Thompson ME, Quah ACK and Xu S. : Awareness of tobacco-related health harms among vulnerable populations in Bangladesh: Findings from the International Tobacco Control (ITC) Bangladesh Survey, International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health , 2016 .
9
Mutti-Packer S, Reid JL, Gupta PC, Pednekar MS, Dhumal G, Nargis N, Hussain AKMG and Hammond D. : Patterns of use and perceptions of harm of smokeless tobacco in Navi Mumbai, India and Dhaka, Bangladesh., Indian Journal of Community Medicine , 2016 .
10
Nargis N, Thompson ME, Fong GT, Driezen P, Hussain AKMG, Ruthbah UH, Quah ACK and Abdullah AS : Prevalence and patterns of tobacco use in Bangladesh from 2009 to 2012: Evidence from International Tobacco Control (ITC) Study., PLOS ONE , 2015 .
11
Mutti S, Reid JL, Gupta PC, Dhumal G, Nargis N and Hussain AKMG : Perceived effectiveness of text and pictorial health warnings for smokeless tobacco packages in Navi Mumbai, India and Dhaka, Bangladesh: Findings from an experimental study., Tobacco Control , 2015 .
12
Abdullah AS, Driezen P, Sansone G, Nargis N, Hussain AKMG, Quah ACK and Fong GT. : Correlates of exposure to second-hand smoke (SHS) at home among non-smoking adults in Bangladesh: Findings from the ITC Bangladesh survey., BMC Pulmonary Medicine , 2014 .
13
Nargis N, Hussain AKMG and Fong GT : Smokeless tobacco product prices and taxation in Bangladesh: Findings from the International Tobacco Control Survey., Indian Journal of Cancer , 2014 .
14
Nargis N, Ruthbah UH, Hussain AKMG, Ashiquzzaman SM, Huq I and Fong GT. : The Price Sensitivity of Cigarette Consumption in Bangladesh: Evidence from the International Tobacco Control (ITC) Bangladesh Wave 1 (2009) and Wave 2 (2010) Surveys., Tobacco Control , 2013 .
15
Hussain AKMG and Nargis N. : An Enquiry into the Second Generation Challenges of Grameen Bank., Social Science Review , 2006 .
16
AKM Ghulam Hussain and SM Ashiquzzaman : Asymmetric information and privatization, Social Science Review , 1999 .
Conference Proceedings
1
Huq Iftekharul, Nargis Nigar, Hussain AKMG and Fong Geoffrey T. "Does change in perception of tobacco risk affect smokers’ behavior? – An empirical analysis.." 15th World Conference on Tobacco or Health (WCTOH) Cape Town, South Africa: 2018 .
2
AKM Ghulam Hussain, Huq Iftekharul, Nargis Nigar and Fong Geoffrey T "An Empirical Analysis of the Impact of Income Change and Cigarette Taxation in a Price-Tiered Cigarette Market in Bangladesh.." WCTOH Cape Town, South Africa: 2018 .
3
AKM Ghulam Hussain and Nigar Nargis "Price Sensitivity of choice of cigarette by brand categories in Bangladesh: Findings from ITC survey in Bangladesh.." WCTOH Cape Town, South Africa: 2018 .
4
Hussain AKM Ghulam, Nargis N and Fong GT. "The trend in affordability of tobacco products in Bangladesh: Findings from the ITC Bangladesh Surveys.." World Congress of International Health Economic Association Boston, USA: 2017 .
5
Hussain AKMG, Nargis N and Yurekli A "Report on Cost-effectiveness of Interventions to Combat the Tobacco Attributable Disease Burden in Four African Countries: Ethiopia, Kenya, Ghana and Liberia.." Prevention of Noncommunicable Diseases, World Health Organization Geneva, Switzerland: 2015 .
6
Hussain AKMG and Nargis N. "Smokeless tobacco product prices and taxation in Bangladesh: Findings from the International Tobacco Control Survey.." World Conference on Tobacco or Health Abu Dhabi, UAE: 2015 .
7
Nigar Nargis and Hussain, AKMG "Prevalence and Patterns of Tobacco Use in Bangladesh.." 15th World Conference on Tobacco or Health Singapore: 2012 .
8
Hussain AKMG and Nargis N. "The price sensitivity of cigarette and bidi consumption in Bangladesh.." 15th World Conference on Tobacco or Health Singapore: 2012 .
9
Hussain, AKM Ghulam "The Employment Impact of Microcredit Program Participation in Bangladesh: Evidence from a Longitudinal Household Survey.." Canadian Economic Association Conference University of Ottawa. Ottawa: 2011 .
10
Hussain AKMG and Nargis N "Methods of International Tobacco Control Policy Evaluation Bangladesh Survey." ITC Bangladesh Workshop, University of Waterloo Waterloo, Canada: 2010 .
11
Hussain AKMG and Nargis N. "A Welfare Economic Analysis of the Impact of Microfinance in Bangladesh." Canadian Economic Association Conference Vancouver, Canada: 2008 .
12
AKM Ghulam Hussain "Impact of East Asian Crisis on the Garment Industries In Bangaldesh: A CGE Model Approach." SANDEE Workshop Bangkok, Thailand: 2002 .
13
Hussain AKMG "Microcredit is the tool to steer the poor out of poverty." World Bank Workshop on Poverty Solutions to the South Asia Colombo, Sril Lanka: 1998 .
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