Moin Uddin Ahmed
Lecturer (Study Leave) Institute of Health Economics, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh



Moin Uddin Ahmed joined Institute of Health Economics, University of Dhaka as a Lecturer in March, 2013. He had his Masters in Economics from Stockholm University, Sweden and his Bachelor (Honors) from University of Dhaka.

Besides teaching, Moin worked as a research associate and system analyst with other members of the Institute for the project “Analysis of Investment Case, Use of Pool Fund and Current Local Level Planning for Improvement of Maternal and Child Health Care in Bangladesh ”(funded by UNICEF). He alsoworked as a research associate and independent consultant for a project based on Harvard Kennedy School with Professor Rohini Pande and Mahnaz Islam. Moreover, he along with his co-researchers managed to have grants for several projects from IUCN, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, OXFAM etc. His researches are focused in the issues of Health Economics, Development Economics and Applied Econometrics. Since joining University of Dhaka, Moin has published four articles in peer reviewed journals, and contributed in five research reports.
Moin is currently carrying out his PhD in Economics at University of Technology Sydney (UTS), Australia. He has received UTS President Scholarship, International Research scholarship and Australian Research Council Discovery Project Scholarship for his doctoral study at UTS.


Moin used to teach Intermediate Microeconomics, Economy of Bangladesh, and Theory of Development Economics at undergraduate level. He also offered Economics of Health and Development at postgraduate level.
He was a member of different examination committee (4th year and Master) of the institute.


Moin’s researches are focused in the issues of Health Economics, Development Economics, Applied Econometrics and Experimental Economics.

MPhill and Ph.D. Supervision (if any): Not applicable at present

Publications :

Pulok, Mohammad Habibullah, andMoin Uddin Ahmed. 2017.
“Does Corruption Matter for Economic Development? Long Run Evidence from Bangladesh.” International Journal of Social Economics 44 (3): 350 – 361

Jahan, Nahid Akhter, and Moin Uddin Ahmed. et al. 2016.
“Challenges and Prospects of Implementing Local Level Planning to Improve Maternal, Neonatal and Child Health Services in Bangladesh: Evidence from Selected Upazilas.”Social Science Review, The Dhaka University Studies, Part-D 33 (1): 185–98.

Hashmi, Rubayyat, Mohammad Habibullah Pulok, and Moin Uddin Ahmed. 2015.
“Attitude and Practice of Tax System in Bangladesh: Towards Tax Justice.”
AIUB Journal of Business and Economics Volume 12 (1): 1–20.

Ahmed, Moin Uddin, and Mohammad Habibullah Pulok. 2013.
“The Role of Political Stability on Economic Performance: The Case of Bangladesh.”Journal of Economic Cooperation and Development 34 (3): 61–99.

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