Profile of Aftab Uddin Mahmud Chowdhury

Profile of Aftab Uddin Mahmud Chowdhury

Aftab Uddin Mahmud Chowdhury
Assistant Professor
Department of Banking and Insurance
Faculty of Business Studies
Email: chowdhury.aftab@du.ac.bd
Phone: +88-01816012664
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Degree Name Group/Major Subject Board/Institute Country Passing Year
Masters Economics University of Glasgow United Kingdom 2016
Masters Banking University of Dhaka Bangladesh 2010
Bachelor Banking University of Dhaka Bangladesh 2009
Award Type Award Title Year Country Description
International Extended Problem Solving Workshop (EPSW) 2021 Canada

The EPSW is a three-week workshop with up to five groups of graduate students and postdocs working under the supervision of a faculty mentor on the following problems proposed by the partner institutions of the Fields Institute: (1) OECD problem: Effectiveness of policy interventions in different countries and lessons for the future; (2) Bank of Canada problem: Business closures in the time of COVID; (3) Canadian Securities Transition Office problem: COVID and Global Capital Flows; (4) Finance Canada problem: the need for a new class of crises models. Total obtained funding: CAD $1500.

International Cardiff Business School Studentship 2019 United Kingdom

For pursuing Postgraduate Research at Cardiff University. Total obtained funding: approximately £95,000.

Local Bangabandhu overseas Scholarship, 2019-2020 2019 Bangladesh

For pursuing Postgraduate Research at Cardiff University, UK. Total obtained funding: approximately £32,000.

International The Adam Smith Business School Graduate Award 2016 United Kingdom The Graduate Award recognises the valuable skills and experience that a postgraduate student will gain as part of extracurricular activities.
International Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Plan (CSFC) 2015 United Kingdom

The scholarship has been awarded for pursuing MSc in Economics at the University of Glasgow. Total obtained funding: approximately £40,000.

Local Dean’s Honor List in the MBA Examination 2010 Bangladesh This award has been provided for securing on or above CGPA 3.85 on a 4.00 scale in an Examination at the University of Dhaka.
Local Dean’s Merit List in the MBA Examination 2010 Bangladesh This award has been provided for securing GPA 4.00 out of 4.00 in a single semester at the University of Dhaka.
Local Dean’s Honor List in the BBA Examination 2009 Bangladesh This award has been provided for securing on or above CGPA 3.85 on a 4.00 scale in an Examination at the University of Dhaka.
National Merit Scholarship from Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Chittagong 2004 Bangladesh

For an outstanding result in H.S.C. Examination in Chittagong Board. Total obtained funding: approximately Tk.34,000.

Research Interest
Subject Description
Economic Measurement

Measuring inflation and GDP

Monetary Policy Monetary Policy Transmission Channels
Macroeconomic Models

DSGE

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
No project/research work is found
Invited Talk
SL Invited Talk
1

"Risk Based Capital Management for Bank" at Department of Business Administration (Finance), Stamford University Bangladesh.

SL Collaboration & Membership Name Type Membership Year Membership Expire Year
1 Central Bank Research Association Member 2020 Life Time
2 Royal Economic Society Member 2021 2024
Title Organization Location From Date To Date Description
Assistant Professor University of Dhaka Bangladesh 12-04-2015 Currently Working Teaching and Research
Research Assistant University of Dhaka Bangladesh 01-08-2014 31-07-2015 Collecting and Processing Data
Lecturer University of Dhaka Bangladesh 15-09-2012 11-04-2015 Teaching and Research
Lecturer Southeast University Bangladesh 02-02-2012 12-09-2012 Teaching
Journal Article
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Aftab Uddin Mahmud Chowdhury : Does monetary policy affects the real economic activity of Bangladesh? Evidence from the bank lending channel, Journal of Banking & Financial Services, vol.11, no.1 pp.3-26, 2019 .
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Md. Kazi Jamshed and Aftab Uddin Mahmud Chowdhury : An Analysis of the Entrepreneurial Intentions and levels of Education: A case study on Bangladesh, Journal of Banking & Financial Services, vol.10, no.2 pp.141-166, 2018 .
3
Md. Mobarok Hossain and Aftab Uddin Mahmud Chowdhury : Moral hazard in banking, Journal of Banking & Financial Services, vol.9, no.1 pp.95-116, 2015 .
4
Asif Newaz and Aftab Uddin Mahmud Chowdhury : Bangladesh Bank’s Independence and Governance: Lessons from the case of Reserve Bank of Australia, Dhaka University Journal of Business Studies, vol.XXXVI, no.3 pp.81-111, 2014 .
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Md. Abul Kashem, Aftab Uddin Mahmud Chowdhury and Abul Khayer : Building Social Capital through microfinance: The case of Grameen Bank, Bangladesh Journal of MIS, vol.5, no.2 pp.143-151, 2013 .
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Aftab Uddin Mahmud Chowdhury : Exploring the determinants of higher Interest rate spread in the banking sector of Bangladesh, Journal of Banking & Financial Services, vol.6, no.1 pp.195-21, 2012 .