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Mohammad Mahabub Alam



Postgraduate Diploma (Development Studies)(2017), IDEAS, IDE-JETRO, Japan;
Master(IDEC)(2013), ANU;
Graduate Diploma(IDEC)(2012), ANU;
MBA(Finance)(2008), IBA, University of Dhaka;
BSc(Mech. Eng.) (2005), Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology

Contact details

Phone: 0448036914

Room: Stanner 1.09

PhD programme


Supervisor(s) and panel members

Topic title

Bangladesh Government’s Deficit financing strategy and its impact on fiscal sustainability


  1. ‘The Determinants of CPI Inflation in Bangladesh, 1980-2016’, Asian Journal of Economic Modeling, Asian Economic and Social Society, vol. 6(4), pages 441-461, 2018. <>
  2. ‘Maximizing the Development Impacts of Remittances in Bangladesh: A gender Perspective’, Journal of Economics and Sustainable Development, 8 (18), pp.103-116, 2017. <>

Scholarships and fellowships

ANU Research Scholarship (International) (2020)
ANU HDR Fee Remission Merit Scholarship (2020)
Japan External Trade Organization(JETRO) Fellowship (2016)
Australia Awards Scholarship(ADS) (2012-13)
Helen Hughes Prize, ANU (2012)

Employment history

Deputy Secretary (On leave), Ministry of Public Administration, Bangladesh (25 June 2021- );
Deputy Secretary/Senior Assistant Secretary, Finance Division, Ministry of Finance (March 2017-June 2021);
Senior Assistant Secretary / Assistant Secretary, Ministry of Public Administration (November 2008-March 2017)

Mailing address

Crawford School of Public Policy
ANU College of Asia & the Pacific
J.G. Crawford Building No. 132
Lennox Crossing
The Australian National University
Canberra ACT 2601 Australia

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