CES Thought Leadership Article – “Global Headwinds, Local Resilience and Rising Markets: Update on the Macro Economy and Capital Markets”

The Center for Enterprise and Society published it’s latest edition of the Thought Leadership Article Series on March 30, 2017. In a recently-released report by Pricewaterhouse Coopers (PwC), a Big 4 audit, tax and advisory firm, Bangladesh is poised to become the 23rd largest global economy by FY 2050. Bangladesh is also well-positioned to reach World Bank’s middle-income income grouping criteria by FY 2030-31. The Government of Bangladesh also aims to eradicate poverty by 2030. Given the impressive economic growth over the past several years, and the promise of continued and higher growth, the Center for Enterprise and Society at the University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB) releases this thought leadership article (TLA) to assess Bangladesh’s macroeconomic and capital markets performance YTD, and inform Bangladesh’s growth aspirations.

The report may be found here.

Read more in this News article regarding the Survey findings from the Report:
Dhaka Tribune: Report: 7% growth still achievable in H2

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