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Khanam Farhana

Farhana Khanam

PhD Students
Department of Economics

Education

Ph.D. Economics, McMaster University, expected March 2018

M.A. Economics, University of Manitoba, 2011

M.Sc. Economics, Jahangirnagar University, 1997

B.Sc. Economics, Jahangirnagar University, 1996

Teaching

Teaching Experience

  • 2013-Present - Teaching Assistant, McMaster University
  • 2010-2013 - Teaching Assistant, University of Manitoba
  • 2010 (Summer) - Instructor, Environmental Economics, University of Manitoba
  • 2007-Present - Assistant Professor, Jahangirnagar University (On Study Leave)
  • 2003-2007Lecturer, Jahangirnagar University

Research

Research Experience

  • 2002-2003 - Research Officer, Health Economics Unit, International Center for Diarrhoeal Disease and Research, Bangladesh

Awards

  • 2013-2017 - Ph.D. Scholarship, McMaster University
  • 2012-2013 - International Graduate Student Scholarship
  • 2011-2015 - University of Manitoba Graduate Fellowship
  • 2011-2012 - International Graduate Student Scholarship
  • 2009-2011 - Manitoba Graduate Scholarship
  • 2001 - Dr. Ahklaqur Rahman Scholarship, Jahangirnagar University
  • 2000 - UGC (University Grants Commission) Scholarship in Bangladesh, Jahangirnagar University

Publications and Papers

"Social Capital and Development." 2008. The Jahangirnagar Economic Review 19(1). (with Mahbub Hossain and Abdul Bayes)

"Measuring Household Economy and Poverty: An Alternative Approach." 2006. The Jahangirnagar Economic Review 17(1). 

"Trends in Rice Production of Bangladesh: Potentials and Policies." 2006. The Jahangirnagar Economic Review 17(1). (with Mohammad Amzad Hossain)

"Information Technology: Present Status and Potentials." 2002. Published in Contemporary Issues in Development by Bangladesh Unnayan Parishad (BUP) & Third World Center for Water Management. 213-264.