Publications: Books

Books (authored, co-authored, edited or co-edited)

  1. Climate Adaptation for a Sustainable Economy: Lessons from Bangladesh, an Emerging Tiger of Asia (co-editor), NOVA Science Publishers, New York, USA, 2020.
  2. Addressing Unemployment in Bangladesh, Pathak Shamabesh, Dhaka, November 2019.
  3. Addressing Unemployment in Bangladesh, Pathak Shamabesh, Dhaka, November 2019.
  4. Perspectives on People-Centered Development with Particular Reference to Bangladesh, Aloghor Prokashona, Dhaka, November 2019.
  5. Socio-Economics of Bangladesh Through the Decades, Pathak Shamabesh, Dhaka, February 2018.
  6. Environment, Climate Change and Water Resources, Pathak Shamabesh, Dhaka, August 2017.
  7. Sustainable Development and All that, Pathak Shamabesh, Dhaka, December 2016.
  8. Bangladesh’s Development: Some Issues and Perspectives—Essays in Honor of A M A Muhith, published by Palok Publishers under the auspices of Palli Karma-Sahayak Foundation (PKSF), Bangladesh Unnayan Parishad (BUP), and Dhaka School of Economics (DScE), Dhaka, June 2016.
  9. Sustainable Development under Climate Change and Environmental Stress, Palli Karma-Sahayak Foundation (PKSF), Dhaka, June 2015.
  10. Economic Integration in South Asia: Issues and Pathways, Pearson Education, New Delhi, India, 2010.
  11. Interlinking of Rivers in India: Issues and Concerns, (co-editor), Taylor & Francis Group, London, United Kingdon, 2008.
  12. Financing Primary and Secondary Education in Bangladesh (editor and main co-author), Education Watch 2006, Campaign for Popular Education (CAMPE), Dhaka, 2007.
  13. Socio-Economic and Indebtedness-Related Impact of Micro-Credit in Bangladesh, ActionAid Bangladesh (AAB)/Bangladesh Unnayan Parishad (BUP)/University Press Limited (UPL), Dhaka, January 2007.
  14. Dakhhin Asiar Sthaniya Janagostibhittik Bannya Bebastha (Community Approaches to Flood Management in South Asia), in Bengali, (editor), BUP, Bangladesh; IRMED, India; and JVS, Nepal with technical support from World Meteorological Organization (WMO), Geneva and WMO/GWP Associated Program for Flood Management, published in Dhaka 2006.
  15. Abastha Badaler Jannya Bebastha Badaler Sandhane (In Search of Ways to Change the System for Changing the Conditions of the People), in Bengali, Boral Prokashani, Dhaka, February 2006.
  16. Unnayaner Katha, Manusher Katha (About Development, About People), in Bengali, Annyaprakash, Dhaka, February 2005 (First published in December 1983).
  17. Bangladeshay Artha-Samajik Bikash: Pather Sandhane (In Search of an Appropriate Pathway for Socio-Economic Evolution in Bangladesh), in Bengali, Suchipatra, Dhaka, February 2005.
  18. Emerging Global Economic Order and the Developing Countries, (editor), Bangladesh Economic Association (BEA)/University Press Ltd (UPL), Dhaka, June 2005.
  19. Energy Security in Bangladesh, (co-editor), BEA/FBCCI/IEB/Academic Publishers Ltd, Dhaka, June 2005.
  20. Climate Change and Water Resources in South Asia, (co-editor), Francis & Taylor, The Netherlands, 2005.
  21. Potential for Sharing of Common Regional Resources in the Eastern Himalayan Region: Focus on Sapta Kosi High Dam Project, (editor), BUP/Ministry of Environment and Forest, Government of Bangladesh/UNDP, 2004
  22. Bangladesh: Citizen’s Perspective on Sustainable Development (co-editor), BUP, Dhaka.
  23. Climate Change 2001: Impacts, Adaptation, and Vulnerability – Summary for Policymakers and Technical Summary of the Working Group II Report (Coordinating Lead Author), Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), Nairobi/World Meteorological Organization WMO), Geneva.
  24. Ganges-Brahmaputra-Meghna Region: A Framework for Sustainable Development (co-editor), University Press Limited (UPL), Dhaka, March 2001.
  25. Cooperation on Eastern Himalayan Rivers: Opportunities and Challenges (co-editor), Konark Publisher Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi, 2000.
  26. Perspectives on Flood 1998(co-editor), University Press Ltd. (under the auspices of Jatyo Tran Committee, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh Unnayan Parishad, Local Government Engineering Department, and Bangladesh Foundation for Development Research), The University Press Limited, Dhaka, 2000
  27. Quality Education and Campus Violence: Case Studies on Dhaka and Rajshahi Universities (editor and contributor), The University Press Limited (under the auspices of the Foundation for Research on Educational Planning and Development -FREPD), Dhaka, 2000.
  28. Bangladesh Water Vision 2025, (editor & contributor), Bangladesh Water Partnership/South Asian Technical Advisory Committee (SASTAC), Global Water Partnership, Dhaka, May 1999.
  29. Economic Reforms, People’s Participation and Development in Bangladesh, National Professor Atwar Husain Memorial Lecture 1998, Asiatic Society of Bangladesh/Bangladesh Unnayan Parishad (BUP), Dhaka, July 1998.
  30. The Implications of Climate and Sea-Level Change for Bangladesh, co-editor, Kluwer Academic Publishers, The Netherlands, 1996.
  31. Democracy and Development, BUP/Masro Printing and Packaging Ltd., Dhaka, 1995.
  32. Bangladesh: Past Two Decades and Current Decade: Assimilating Past Experiences Toward Shaping the Future, editor, BUP/Academic Publishers, Dhaka, 1994.
  33. Resources, Environment and Development in BangladeshWith Particular Reference to the Ganges-Brahmaputra-Meghna Basins, (co-editor), BUP/Academic Publishers, Dhaka, 1994.
  34. Converting Water into Wealth – Regional Cooperation in Harnessing the Eastern Himalayan Rivers, (co-editor), BUP/Academic Publishers, Dhaka, January 1994.
  35. World Environment and Bangladesh A Review (in Bengali), (co author and editor), BUP, Dhaka, February 1991.
  36. Bangladesh Development Studies, Special Issue on Rural Industrialization in Bangladesh, Vol. XII, Nos. 1&2, May June 1984 (published in January 1986) (ed.).
  37. UN Decade for Women: Situation Study of Women in Bangladesh (Jt. editor), Ministry of Social Welfare and Women’s Affairs, UNICEF and BPMI, Dhaka, June 1985.
  38. Aid and Development Administration in Bangladesh with Special Reference to Upazila and Union Level Administration and Rural Works Programmes, (co author), Institute of Developing Economies, Tokyo, Japan, April 1985.
  39. Diversification of the Rural Economy, (joint editor), ADIPA, Asian and Pacific Development Centre. Kuala Lumpur, April 1985.
  40. Rural Poverty Alleviation in Bangladesh Experiences and Policies (co author) A WCARRD follow up Study, In depth Studies Series 10, FAO, Rome, February 1984.
  41. Technology Adaptation and Employment in the Agricultural Tools Equipment Industry in Bangladesh (co author and editor), Bangladesh Unnayan Parishad, Dhaka, October 1982 (published by ILO, Geneva, World Employment Programme Working Paper, WEP2 22/WP.134, November 1984).
  42. The Study of the Situation of Children in Bangladesh (editor and contributor), Foundation for Research and Educational Planning and Development, Dhaka, July 1981.
  43. Development Planning in Bangladesh A Review of the Draft Second Five Year Plan (editor), Bangladesh Unnayan Parishad, Special Publication I, December 1980.
  44. Development Through Self Help: Lessons from Ulashi (Jt. editor) (Proceedings of Two National Seminars), BIDS, Dhaka, April 1978.