Teacher Info:
Name:                    
Dr. Md. Abdur Rouf
Designation:         
Associate Professor of Economics
Accademic Qualifications:              

PhD (Doctor of Philosophy) (2016) from the University of Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom.

PCRT (Postgraduate Certificate in Research Training) (2010), from the University of Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom.

MURP (Master of Urban and Regional Planning) (1999) from the Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Bangladesh.

M.Sc. in Economics (1994) from the Jahangirnagar University, Bangladesh.

B.Sc. (Hons.) in Economics (with Mathematics and Statistics as Minors) (1992) from the Jahangirnagar University, Bangladesh.

Field of Interest:
Microeconomics, Applied Econometrics, Performance and Productivity Analysis; Environmental and Natural Resource Economics; Macroeconomic Policy Instruments, Regional Analysis and Economic Development, Integrated Coastal Zone Planning and Management.
Publication: 

Rouf  M. A. (2013). "Evaluating Interventions in Developing Country Agriculture: The Productive Efficiency and Related Analytical Issues", Bangladesh Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. XXXVI.

Rouf  M. A. and Jahan S. (2001). "Urban Centres in Bangladesh: Trends, Patterns and Characteristics" ISOCARP Proceedings 2001, 37th ISOCARP Congress, Utrecht, The Netherlands.

Jahan, S. and Rouf  M. A. (2000) "Urbanization in Bangladesh: Pattern and Process" Paper presented at the Global Conference on Economic Geography, 5-16 September 2000, Singapore.

Rouf  M. A. and Jahan S. (2007)."Spatial and Temporal Patterns of Urbanization in Bangladesh” in Urbanization in Bangladesh - Patterns, Issues and Approaches to Planning, (ed) S. Jahan and K. M. Manirozzaman, Bangladesh Institute of Planners (BIP), Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Rouf  M. A. (2015). “Conventional vs Natural Flood Control and Drainage Managements in a Tidal Coastal Zone: An Evaluation from a Productive Efficiency Perspective” AgEcon Search, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association and University of Minnesota, USA.

Earlier the paper was presented at the 89th Annual Conference of the Agricultural Economics Society, University of Warwick, England, 13 - 15 April 2015.

Rouf  M. A. and Jahan, S. (2017). "Twentieth Century Urbanisation in Bangladesh and a Spell of Phenomenal Urban Growth", Asia Pacific Journal of Regional Science (under review).

Conference/Seminar/Workshop Participation

"Innovative and Sustainable Architecture, Planning and Landscape (ISAPL 2015)", 2nd International Conference, 23-24 July 2015, Newcastle University, United Kingdom.

“Resilience in Agriculture” with reference to Agriculture in the United Kingdom, a seminar organised by Department for Environment Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA), 23 June, 2015, Nobel House, London, United Kingdom.

“Too Much or Too Little Water?” Conference organised by Institute of Agricultural Engineers in association with Newcastle University, 20 May, 2015, Great North Museum, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom.

"89th Annual Conference of the Agricultural Economics Society (AES)", 13 - 15 April 2015, University of Warwick, England, United Kingdom

"Training Course on Environmental and Natural Resource Economics", Organized by South Asian Network for Development and Environmental Economics (SANDEE), 2nd - 20th May, 2010, Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Thailand

"Research and Training Workshop" Organized by South Asian Network for Development and Environmental Economics (SANDEE), 8th - 10th December, 2010, Kathmandu, Nepal.

"Pollution Prevention and Waste Management" short course organized by the Center for Environmental and Resource Management (CERM), BUET, 06 - 08 May 2003, held at Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Dhaka, Bangladesh.

"Environmental Impact Assessment" short course organized by the Center for Environmental and Resource Management (CERM), BUET, 02 - 06 March 2003, held at Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Dhaka, Bangladesh.

“A Training Course/Workshop on Teaching Management and Teaching Learning Process”, 13-14 June, 2002, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Dhaka, Bangladesh.

"Young Planners Workshop", 13-15 September 2001, Enschede, The Netherlands in association with the 37th ISOCARP Congress, Utrecht, The Netherlands.

Membership of Professional Institutions

• Life Member, Bangladesh Economic Association (BEA)

• Member, American Agricultural & Applied Economics Society (AAEA)

• Member, Bangladesh Institute of Planners (BIP)

• Member, International Society of City and Regional Planners (ISOCARP)

• National Delegation Member of ISOCARP from Bangladesh

Contact:          

Department of Humanities
Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology
Dhaka- 1000, Bangladesh

Office Tel:                
Direct: 880-2-9665610
PABX: 880-2-9665650-80/Ext-6813
Cell:          

01991669650

Residence:          
PABX: 880-2-9665650-80/Ext-7683

Email:          

arouf@hum.buet.ac.bd

Fax:          

880-2-8613046, 880-2-8613026

Website:          

http://arouf.buet.ac.bd/