February 13, 2006

Changing Policy Environment in Mongolia: Role of UNCT in a Country at Crossroads

Sajjad Zohir and Mahesh Patel As a part of multi-country study, the exercise was undertaken for IDS- Sussex, meant to assess the roles of UN agencies in promoting poverty reduction […]
November 18, 2005

Hopes & despairs: whither rural economy

November 18, 2005 Sajjad Zohir Language : Bangla (Bengali) Speculation on the direction of Bangladesh rural economy. It also hinted at emerging inequality and the emerging extremism in politics. 2224
October 26, 2005

Apartment Pricing in Dhaka City

It looks into prices of new apartments and reasons why the price remains ‘irrationally’ high, compared to second-hand (registered) apartments. One obvious link suggested is with ‘black’ (un-taxed) money. Came […]
December 1, 2004

Wider Impacts of Microfinance Institutions: Issues and Concepts

Sajjad Zohir and Imran Matin Article published in Journal of International Development J. Int. Dev.16, 301–330 (2004) The paper distinguishes between a ‘wider’ definition of wider impacts (which takes into […]