Dhaka Winter Conference in Economics 2023

The Annual Dhaka Winter Conference in Economics Research, hosted by Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies (BIDS) in collaboration with Bangladesh Economic Research Network (BERN) and the Association for Economic and Development Studies on Bangladesh (AEDSB) was held on Saturday, 23 December 2023 at the BIDS Headquarters in Dhaka.

The conference, which has been bringing together local economists and international scholars since 2011, provided a platform for participants to share ideas and network. BERN, a newly formed network of researchers, was also formally launched at the conference. Sessions at the conference included paper presentations on poverty, inequality, and growth, health, fertility, and environment, and the impact of and recovery measured from COVID-19.

BRAC Institute of Governance and Development (BIGD) was thrilled to be a part of this conference.