Department of Economics
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2. I love to write! Check out my most recent 'Editorials and Op-eds' at: https://www.thedailystar.net/author/rubaiya-murshed
3. Read about my first upcoming book, published by the University Press Limited (UPL), at: https://www.thedailystar.net/opinion/news/nobodys-children-1918789Show less
|Degree Name||Group/Major Subject||Board/Institute||Country||Passing Year|
|M.Phil.||Educational Research (Applied Economics)||University of Cambridge||United Kingdom||2017|
|Masters||Economics||University of Dhaka||Bangladesh||2016|
|Bachelor||Economics||University of Dhaka||Bangladesh||2014|
|Title||Organization||Location||From Date||To Date|
|Co-Founder||Blue Roses Foundation||Dhaka||29, Jun 2019||Currently Working|
|Volunteer and English tutor to Syrian refugee children||Cambridge Refugee Resettlement Campaign (CRRC) and RefugeEd, TIDE (Together in Development and Education, India)||UK||29, Jun 2019||29-06-2019|
|Senior Judge of Queen's Commonwealth Essay Competition||Commonwealth||UK||29, Jun 2019|
|Lecturer||Department of Economics, University of Dhaka||28, Nov 2018||Currently Working|
|Senior Section Economics teacher||Sunnydale School||Dhanmondi, Dhaka||07, May 2018||25-11-2018|
|Subject||Description||Research Interest (Goal, Target Indicator)|
|Microeconomics||I am specifically interested in game theory and its applications.|
I am interested in the linkages between education and work in the context of Bangladesh. This will partly be the focus of my PhD.
|Development Economics||I am particularly interested in Human Capital Development.|
|Behavioral Economics||I am enthralled by this subject, especially since I am very interested in Psychology and its marriage with Economics.|
|Research Methodology||I am interested in learning about and using different types of methodologies in my work.|
|Education and Educational Research||
I am interested in the aspects and dynamics of education systems, and would love to be involved in research concerning the education system of Bangladesh. I am specifically interested in employability skills and the linkage between different education streams and the labour market. I plan to pursue my PhD on this topic. I am keen to conduct research- quantitative, qualitative or mixed methods- in the field of education in Bangladesh.
|Level of Study||Title||Supervisor||Co-Supervisor(s)||Name of Student(s)||Area of Research||Current Completion|
|No project/research supervision is found|
|Subject||Project Name||Source of Fund||From Date||To Date||Collaboration|
|Education||The consistent increase in students’ readmission rates: A case study of the Department of Economics, University of Dhaka.||Social Science Research Grant, University of Dhaka.||05-07-2020||05-07-2020||Co-Researcher: Dr. Firdousi Naher, Professor, Department of Economics, University of Dhaka|
|Educational Research||Lion Quest Skill for Growing Project.||01-09-2019||31-12-2019||Project Director:Dr. Shyamal Chowdhury; Associate Professor, School of Economics, University of Sydney; Co-Supervisor: Dr. Atonu Rabbani, Associate Professor, Department of Economics, University of Dhaka|
|Macroeconomics||How Effective is the Floating Exchange Rate Regime in Forming Trade Balance? Analysis Using Bangladesh Data||Bureau of Economic Research, University of Dhaka||01-09-2019||01-09-2020||Project Director:Dr. Rabeya Khatoon|
Invited participant at the Roundtable Discussion on BRAC's boat school project (2012-2018)-"Floating the light of education in the haor"- on January 9, 2020.
Panelist at the launching of the report ‘Labour force participation and Education towards Gender Equality in Bangladesh’ by Dr. Rushidan Islam Rahman and Dr. Rizwanul Islam.
Date: September 6, 2019
Venue: BRAC Center Inn
|SL||Collaboration & Membership Name||Type||Membership Year||Expire Year|
|No Collaboration & Membership is found|
Murshed, R. and Uddin, M.R. : Organic Farming in Bangladesh: To Pursue or not to Pursue? An Exploratory Study Based on Consumer Perception, Organic Farming [LibrelloPublishers] , vol.6 , no.1 , 2020 .
Murshed, R. and Uddin, M.R. : Testing the intergenerational persistence in stream of schooling: Evidence from Bangladesh, Journal of School Choice: International Research and Reforms [Taylor & Francis] , pp.1-36 , 2020 .
Murshed, R. and Uddin, M.R. : Parental Education and Schooling Choice: An Empirical Study from Bangladesh, Bangladesh Development Studies (BDS) , Forthcoming .
|International||Commonwealth Shared Cambridge Trust Scholarship||2016||United Kingdom||
I pursued and completed my MPhil at the University of Cambridge with this scholarship award.