Profile:Dr. Mohammed Helal Uddin

PhD in Agricultural and Resource Economics (University of Maryland, College Park, USA),
Associate Professor, Department of Economics, University of Dhaka and
Treasurer, Governing Body, Economic Research Group (ERG)

Dr. Mohammed Helal Uddin serves as an Associate Professor in the Department of economics, University of Dhaka. Previously he worked as a Lecturer at the Department of economics, Shahjalal University of Science and Technology, Sylhet.

Dr. Helal obtained his Ph.D in Agricultural and Resource Economics from the University of Maryland at College Park, USA in 2008. Before that he completed MS in Agricultural and Resource Economics from the same institution in 2004. He completed his MA in Economics from the University of Florida at Gainesville, USA in 1999. He obtained BSS(Hons.) and MSS in Economics from the University of Dhaka.

He served as a consultant to many international organizations including World Bank Group, International Labour Organization (ILO), Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), World Food Programme (WFP) of the United Nations. He also worked with Public Utility research center (PURC), University of Florida.

He has keen interest in Applied Microeconomics, Industrial Organization, International Trade, Energy, Environmental, and Natural Resource Economics, and Agricultural Economics.

Associate Professor, Department of Economics, University of Dhaka
Research Assistant University of Maryland
Research Assistant University of Florida
Lecturer Department of Economics, Shahjalal University of Science and Technology

Agriculture Value chain

Sudeshna, B., Quentin, W., Diallo, A., Pushak, T., Helal U.,Tsimpo C., Foster V. “Access and Affordability of Modern Infrastructure Services: Evidence from Africa.” Africa Infrastructure Country Diagnostic (AICD) Report, The World Bank, June’2007.
Helal, Uddin.”Privatization and restructuring of Bangladesh Power Sector “Pacific and Asian Journal of Energy,” vol. 9(1), 1999.

Consultant
World Bank, WashingtonD.C.
April2006 – March 2008.
Consultant
Africa Infrastructure Country Diagnostic Study, AFT, Africa Region.
May-June, 2004.
Consultant.
AFT, Africa Region.
August-September, 2000.
Consultant.
South Asia Sector.
Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations.
September-October, 2005

Dr. Mohammed Helal Uddin
Member, Governing Body
Economic Research Group (ERG).

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