• BRAC Institute of Governance and Development (BGD), BRAC University in collaboration with RAND Corporation (USA) and University of Sussex (UK) organized a workshop on Labor Markets and Growth on 2 March 2015 at the BRAC Centre Inn auditorium, Dhaka. News Link

  • Under ‘BIGD Lecture Series on Development Economics’, a lecture titled ‘Admission is Free only if Your Dad is Rich! Distributional Effects of Corruption in Schools in Developing Countries’ was organised at the Vice Chancellor’s Conference room in BRAC University on 7 May 2014. The lecture was delivered by Dr. Shahe M Emran, a Scholar from the Initiative for Policy Dialogue (IPD), Columbia University, USA. News Link

  • A lecture on ‘Future Direction and Ideas for Bangladesh Expansion of Economic Opportunity: Evidence from South Asia’ was jointly organised by International Growth Centre (IGC), the Institute of Governance Studies (IGS) and BRAC Development Institute (BDI), of BRAC University on 22 March, 2014 at the BRAC Centre Inn Auditorium in Dhaka. Dr. Jonathan Leape, Associate Professor of  London School of Economics (LSE) and Executive Director of IGC and Professor Robin Burgess of LSE and Director of IGC delivered the lectures on occasion of launching of Second Phase of IGC. News Link

  • The Institute of Governance Studies (IGS) organised roundtable titled “Banking Sector Governance: Reforms and Impacts” on 27 April, 2013, at the Conference Room of BRAC Centre Inn, Dhaka. The event was moderated by Professor Rashed Al Mahmud Titumir, Department of Development Studies, University of Dhaka and Chairman of Unnayan Anneshan. The panel discussants of the roundtable discussion were: Professor Abu Ahmed, Department of Economics, University of Dhaka, Dr. Md. Akhtaruzzaman, Economic Advisor of Bangladesh Bank and Dr. Khandakar Golam Moazzem, Additional Director (Research) of Centre for Policy Dialogue. News Link