Birupaksha Paul

July 1, 2022
July 1, 2022

What made the dollar crisis worse?

One dollar now costs almost Tk 100. The taka has been losing its value against the US dollar for months, with no signs of it changing.

June 19, 2022
June 19, 2022

Good words and bad math in the new budget

The budget for FY2022-23 is filled with rhetoric. But its credibility is poor because of its contradictions between the priorities and the actual allocations for education, agriculture, health, and the vulnerable population.

June 7, 2022
June 7, 2022

Inflation is not going away anytime soon

The world has entered another era of high inflation, and no country can escape from the heat wave of rising prices.

May 16, 2022
May 16, 2022

So what if taka slides against dollar?

There is nothing to be panicked about if taka slides further against the dollar.

April 21, 2022
April 21, 2022

What message does the US economy send to the world?

The US economy has begun to display a bizarre combination of conflicting signals, making global recovery largely unpredictable.

February 13, 2022
February 13, 2022

Institutional reforms are essential to create jobs

In the post-independence period, Bangladesh’s number one problem was population growth.