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  • The tale on innovation and growth 

    Rahman, Mir Obaidur (United International University, 2017-12-13)
    Whenever we see the word innovation, we instantly recall Joseph Schumpeter who popularized the word in economics through his business cycle theory. Joseph Schumpeter explained the fluctuations of economic output through ...
  • Rationality versus Irrationality 

    Rahman, Mir Obaidur (Daily sun, 2017-04-05)
    Any introductory textbook on economics always starts with the fundamental assumption of rationality. The rationality axiom guarantees that given scarce resources, a consumer always tries to maximise utility. The ...
  • Philosophy of Abenomics 

    Rahman, Mir Obaidur (Daily sun, 2017-03-17)
    It is often customary to attach the name of a president/prime minister who pursues an innovative set of policies that draws a roadmap in economic growth in the near future from the current poor state of the economy. ...
  • Aftermath of Fed Rate Hike 

    Rahman, Mir Obaidur (Daily sun, 2017-03-29)
    The dawn is now in the world. At last, the Fed has raised the interest rate to prod the economy and to pacify the President! Milton Friedman, the pioneering monetarist and a Nobel Laureate from the University of Chicago ...
  • Ceramic Industry and the Budget 

    Rahman, Mir Obaidur (Daily Sun, 2017-05-24)
  • Budget and Business Cycle 

    Rahman, Mir Obaidur (Daily sun, 2017-07-07)