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.No 1-2. ISSN - 0257-3539. [Actually published in 2017] Indexing and Abstracting:RePEc, IDEAS,EconPapers, and AgEcon Search. Available at Google Scholar

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. ISBN: 984-300-000027-1 URL: http//www.bip.org.bd Available at Google Scholar

Rouf M. A. (2017) "Tidal River Basin Management for Building up Smart Communities: A Case Study in the Southwest Coastal Zone of Bangladesh" in Smart Communities (Eds): Hongyang Wang & Slawomir Ledwon; pp. 841-51, ISBN: 978-94-90354-51-0. Proceedings of Joint Conference ISOCARP-OAPA- 53rd ISOCARP Congress Portland, Oregon, USA. URL: https://isocarp.org/app/uploads/2018/03/53rd_ISOCARP-APA_Congress_Portland_US_2017-PROCEEDINGS_V24_2018_03_09.pdf

Rouf  M. A. (2015). “Conventional vs Natural Flood Control and Drainage Managements in a Tidal Coastal Zone: An Evaluation from a Productive Efficiency Perspective” paper presented at the 89th Annual Conference of the Agricultural Economics Society, 13 - 15 April 2015; University of Warwick, England, United Kingdom. Indexing and Abstracting: EconPapers, AgEcon Search, RePEc, and IDEAS. Available at Google Scholar .

Rouf M. A. (2018). A Novel Approach to Verifying Evaluation of Agricultural Products with Productive Efficiency: An Empirical Study, Contributed presentation at the 62nd AARES Annual Conference, 6-9 February 2018, Adelaide, Australia. Indexing: AgEcon Search, RePEc, IDEAS and EconPapers. Available at Google Scholar

Rouf M. A (2018). Comprehensive Evaluation Of Flood Defense Projects and Productivity Potential Issues, Journal of Developing Areas, Vol. 53, 2018. ISSN: 1548-2278; Print ISSN: 0022-037X (forthcoming) Indexing and Abstracting: Project MUSE, EconPapers, EconLit, RePEc and IDEAS

Rouf  M. A. (2017)."Twentieth Century Urbanisation in Bangladesh and a Spell of Phenomenal Urban Growth", International Journal of Architecture and Urban Development Vol. 8, No 3, Summer 2018, pp. 5-14. Print ISSN: 2228-7396; Online ISSN: 2345-2331. Indexing and Abstracting: S.I.D (Scientific Information Database); Noormags, and ISC. Available at Google Scholar .

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/