Policy Research Institute - PRI Bangladesh

The Policy Research Institute of Bangladesh (PRI) is a private, nonprofit, nonpartisan research organization dedicated to promoting a greater understanding of the Bangladesh economy, its key policy challenges, domestically, and in a rapidly integrating global marketplace.

Muhammad Shafiullah

Biography of Muhammad Shafiullah

Mr. Muhammad Shafiullah is a Senior Economist at the Policy Research Institute [PRI] of Bangladesh. He recently completed his Ph.D in Economics from the Economics and Business Statistics Discipline, Griffith University, Australia. Mr. Shafiullah also has a BSc in Economics (Hons) from North South University, Bangladesh. His research interest includes the fields of agriculture economics, development economics, international economics, macroeconomics, and natural resource economics. At present, his work includes empirically examining the impact of international trade, trade policy including free trade agreements, tariffs and protectionism, and external shocks on the Bangladesh economy. Mr. Shafiullah is also exploring economic policy issues relating to the Bangladesh economy with special focus on macroeconomic management emphasizing, inter alia, on fiscal policy formulation and management, monetary management, debt management, interest rate and exchange rate policies, and balance of payments developments.