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List of notable or famous economists from Bangladesh, with bios and photos, including the top economists born in Bangladesh and even some popular economists who immigrated to Bangladesh. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Bangladeshi economists then this list is the perfect resource for you. These economists are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known economist from Bangladesh is included when available.

List features Muhammad Yunus, Muhiuddin Khan Alamgir and more.

This historic economists from Bangladesh list can help answer the questions "Who are some Bangladeshi economists of note?" and "Who are the most famous economists from Bangladesh?" These prominent economists of Bangladesh may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Bangladeshi economists.

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Akbar Ali Khan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Economists from Bangladesh
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Akbar Ali Khan is a Bangladeshi economist and educationist who served as a bureaucrat until 2001. He was the SDO of Habiganj during the Bangladesh Liberation War, when he decided to join the war. Later he served as an official of the Mujibnagar Government. After the independence he joined back the civil service and reached to the highest post of Cabinet Secretary and also worked as a university teacher. Towards the end of 2006, he became one of the advisers of the Caretaker Government for a brief period which was led by President Iajuddin Ahmed. He resigned along with three other advisers Hasan Mashhud Chowdhury, C M Shafi Sami and Sultana Kamal which went against democracy and helped Lt. ...more on Wikipedia

Birthplace: India

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Anu Muhammad Anisur Rahman, better known by Anu Muhammad, is a Bangladeshi Economist and political activist. He is a professor at Jahangirnagar University where he has taught economics since 1982 and taught anthropology from 1991 to 2005. He was a visiting professor at University of Winnipeg and University of Manitoba in 2001 and stayed at Columbia University as a visiting Scholar in 1993. His research is focused on globalisation, social transformation, gender issues, non-governmental organisations and energy. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 61

Birthplace: Bangladesh

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Atiur Rahman is a Bangladeshi economist and author, currently serving as the Governor of Bangladesh Bank, the central bank of the country. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 64

Birthplace: Jamalpur District, Bangladesh

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Debapriya Bhattchariya is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Economists from Bangladesh
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Debapriya Bhattacharya, is a macro-economist and public policy analyst from Bangladesh and Distinguished Fellow at the Centre for Policy Dialogue, Dhaka – a globally reputed think-tank in Bangladesh. He was the first Executive Director of the CPD, also worked as a Senior Research Fellow at Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies. He is the Chair of Southern Voice on Post-MDG International Development Goals – a network of 48 think tanks from South Asia, Africa, and Latin America that has identified a unique space and scope for itself to contribute to this post-MDG dialogue. He had been the Special Adviser on LDCs to the Secretary General, UNCTAD. He was the Ambassador and Permanent ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 61

Birthplace: Bangladesh

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