Impact of Board Size and Financial Leverage on Firm Value: Evidence from a Fastest Growing Economy

Md Maniruzzaman

Volume 10, Issue 3 , March 2023, , Pages 206-222

  This paper plans to examine the effects of board size and financial leverage on the firm value measured as ROE and Tobin’s Q of DSE-listed manufacturing companies in Bangladesh ranging a period from 2010 to 2022. This research developed ordinary least square (OLS) and fixed effects model (FEM) ...  Read More

Rural Infrastructure and Its Impact on Agricultural Production in Bangladesh: A Case Study on Kushtia Sadar Upazila

Rimon Kumar; Saikat Pande

Volume 10, Issue 2 , February 2023, , Pages 106-121

  Agriculture is one of the most important sectors and driving factors of the economy of Bangladesh, which plays a significant role in the prosperity of large rural communities by increasing productivity, income, and creating employment. Presently, this sector has faced a severe challenge in its production, ...  Read More

Factors Affecting Employee Retention and Logistic Performance: Evidence from NGO Sector in Northern Area of Bangladesh

Farha Siddique; Abu Hurira; Mohammad Nazmus Sakib

Volume 9, Issue 12 , December 2022, , Pages 764-781

  It is conceivable to question why highly educated and competent workers are permitted to leave their employment. The determination of this paper is to identify the important issues prompting worker retaining in the northern Bangladesh NGO sector and to examine how staff retention impacts on logistic ...  Read More

Problems and Prospects of Handloom Industries: A Regional Study

Saikat Pande

Volume 9, Issue 11 , November 2022, , Pages 734-748

  The handloom textile industry, one of the significant labor-contributing industries in Bangladesh, provides income and employment opportunities for a sizable section of rural labor. However, in recent years, the handloom textile industry has been experiencing several problems in its production. The residents ...  Read More

Trade Intensity and Revealed Comparative Advantage: An Empirical Analysis of Trade between China and Bangladesh

Md Ekram Hossain; Huang Dechun; Changzheng Zhang; Mohammad Ali

Volume 8, Issue 5 , May 2021, , Pages 320-342

  This paper examines the intensity of trade between Bangladesh and China along with analyzing sector level comparative advantage of 16 export sectors of Bangladesh and China in bilateral trade. The Trade Intensity and Balassa Revealed Comparative Advantage (RCA) indices of the 20 export sectors of Bangladesh ...  Read More

A Comparative Evaluation of Profitability of Conventional Banks versus Islamic Banks in Bangladesh

Jabir Bin Abdullah; Rokibul Hasan Sakib; Dewan Azmal Hossain; Ishtiak Ahmed Sakib

Volume 7, Issue 10 , October 2020, , Pages 580-597

  Generally two types of banking system exist in Bangladesh: conventional banking system and Islamic banking system. The conventional banking system consists of interest based banking system. On the other hand Islamic banking system is free of interest. As a result their profitability also differs. The ...  Read More

Reducing the Audit Expectation Gap: A model for Bangladesh Perspective

Mohammad Alam Shikdar; Omar Faruk; Mohammad Mojahid Hossain Chowdhury

Volume 5, Issue 3 , March 2018, , Pages 169-180

  The main objective of this study is to identify the variables that reduce the audit expectation gap and to prescribe a model in doing so in Bangladeshi context. Prominent researchers from various countries suggested several factors in reducing the audit expectation gap. Out of whom only the impact of ...  Read More