Assistant Professor, Truman State University


Working Papers:

Work in Progress:

  • Model Uncertainty in Foreign Direct Investment: Greenfield versus Merger and Acquisitions, with Eugene Beaulieu and Iyanuoluwa Odebunmi

Book Chapter:

  • Children in the slums of Dhaka: Diarrhoea Prevalence and its Implications, 2011, Chapter 12 in Environmental Valuation in South Asia , M. N. Murty, P. Shyamsundar, and E. Haque (eds), New York: Cambridge University Press, Vol. 2. 

Teaching Experience:
  • Assistant Professor (2019 - Present), Truman State University, United States
    • Principles of Macroeconomics and Principles of Microeconomics
  • Part-time Lecturer (2019 - 2019), HEC Montreal, Canada
    • Macroeconomic Analysis (Principles of Macroeconomics)
  • Teaching Assistant (2010 - 2017), University of Calgary, Canada
    • Microeconomic Theory (graduate level), Principles of Microeconomics and Macroeconomics, Intermediate Economic Theory – Microeconomics I and II and Macroeconomics I, Use of Statistics in Economics, International Macroeconomics, and Econometrics I.
  • Senior Lecturer (2007 - 2010) and Lecturer (2004 - 2007), BRAC University, Bangladesh
    • Intermediate Microeconomics, Econometrics, Environment and Natural Resource Economics, Research Methodology, Cost-Benefit Analysis, Statistics for Business and Economics, Mathematics for Business and Economics, and Macroeconomics and Business Forecasting (Executive MBA).
    • Theses Supervised: Three undergraduates and one graduate.


Dr. Lars Vilhuber (Post-Doctoral supervisor)

Economist, Cornell University

Executive Director, Labor Dynamics Institute

ILR School, Department of Economics

Phone: +1 (607) 330-5743



Dr. Benoit Dostie (Post-Doctoral supervisor)


Department of Applied Economics

Academic Director, Quebec Inter-University Centre for Social Statistics (QICSS)

HEC Montréal, Montréal (Québec), Canada

Phone: +1 (514) 340-6453



Dr. Joanne Roberts (Ph.D. supervisor)


Department of Social Sciences (Economics)

Yale NUS College, Singapore

Phone: +65 6601-3700



Dr. Trevor Tombe (Ph.D. supervisor)

Associate Professor

Department of Economics

University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Phone: +1 (403) 220-8068


Dr. Eugene Beaulieu (Ph.D. committee member)


Department of Economics

University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Phone: +1 (403) 220-5862