S. M. WOAHID MURAD

Assistant Professor
Department of Economics,
Noakhali Science and Technology University

Cell : +8801737432952

E-mail : woahidmurad@ymail.com

EDUCATION

M.Sc. in Economics, Jahangirnagar University, 2006
B.Sc. (Hons.) in Economics, Jahangirnagar University, 2005

AWARDS

  • Selected as a Young Economist to participate in the 5th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meetings on Economics Sciences and obtained Traveling Grant (€800), August 19-23, 2014, Germany.
  • The OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID) for the registration fee of Lindau Meeting (€2,500), 2014.

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, Bangladesh University of Business and Technology, Dhaka, Bangladesh from October 1, 2012 to November 4, 2017.
  • Visiting Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, United International University, Dhaka, Bangladesh from June 1, 2014 to September 30, 2014.
  • Lecturer, Department of Economics, Bangladesh University of Business and Technology, Dhaka, Bangladesh from October 1, 2011 to September 30, 2012.
  • Lecturer, Department of Economics, Asian University of Bangladesh, Dhaka, Bangladesh from October 1, 2009 to September 30, 2011.

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

  1.  Murad, S. M. Woahid. (2016) “Is the Exchange Rate of Bangladesh Mean Reverting? A Panel Unit Root Approach”, Asian Economic and Financial Review, Vol. 6 (2), pp. 100-108. (ABDC, RePEC, EconLit indexed journal, Impact Factor: 0.295 (RePEc), 2016)
  2.  Murad, S. M. Woahid, M. Shahjahan and M. I. Hussain (2015) “Are Exports and Imports of Bangladesh Cointegrated?”, Jahangirnagar Economic Review, Vol. 26, June, pp. 105-114.
  3. Rahman, M. M., S. M. W. Murad and M. Asaduzzaman. (2015) “Factors Affecting Customer Choice of Commercial Banks in Bangladesh”, BUBT Journal, Vol. 7, pp. 155-176.
  4.  Shahjahan, Md., S. M. W. Murad and A. Hossain. (2013) “Causal Nexus between Demand for Money and Its Determinants: Evidence from Bangladesh”, The Jahangirnagar Review, Part II: Social Science, Vol. 37.
  5. Murad, S. M. Woahid and A. Kalam (2013) “Supply-Side Determinants of Child Labor: Evidence from Urban Bangladesh”, Journal of Economics and Sustainable Development, Vol. 4, No. 6, pp. 164-174. (SCI-Edge (U.S.), Index Copernicus (Poland) indexed journal)
  6.  Murad, S. M. Woahid. (2012) “Bilateral Export and Import Demand Functions of Bangladesh: A Cointegration Approach”, Bangladesh Development Studies, Vol. XXXV, March, No. 1, pp. 43-60. (Scopus, ERA, ABDC indexed journal)
  7. Shams, N. A. and S. M. W. Murad (2010) “Purchasing Power Parity (PPP) in the Long Run: A Cointegration Approach”, The Jahangirnagar Economic Review, Vol. 21, June, pp. 1-7.
  8. Shams, N. A. and S. M. W. Murad (2009) “Cointegration Analysis, Causality Testing and Wagner’s Law: The Case of Bangladesh”, The Jahangirnagar Review, Part II: Social Science, Vol. 33, pp. 11-18.

ACTIVITIES

  • Trainer of statistical package Stata in the Intensive Training Program on Advanced Research Methodology (ITPARM) in November 25, 2017, organized by the BUBT Research Centre, Bangladesh University of Business and Technology, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
  • Facilitator of statistical package Stata in the Analysis of Economic Data Using Stata in November 1-2, 2016, organized by the Department of Economics, Comilla University, Comilla, Bangladesh.
  • Trainer of statistical package Stata in the Intensive Training Program on Advanced Research Methodology (ITPARM) in 2016, organized by the BUBT Research Centre, Bangladesh University of Business and Technology, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
  • Trainer of statistical package Stata in the Intensive Training Program on Advanced Research Methodology (ITPARM) in 2015, organized by the BUBT Research Centre, Bangladesh University of Business and Technology, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
  • Member, Bangladesh Economic Association, Dhaka, Bangladesh, 2014-present.
  • Member, World Economics Association, Bristol, United Kingdom, 2014-present.
  • Member, International Development Economics Association (IDEAs), New Delhi, India, 2014-present.
  • Reviewer of The Journal of Developing Areas, Tennessee State University, USA, 2013.
  • Reviewer of Asian Economic and Financial Review, Pakistan, 2016
  • Reviewer of The Singapore Economic Review, Singapore, 2017