Adviser (Research)

Supporting IP3 Researchers


PhD  Natural Resource Economics, University of Guelph (1991), Canada
MSc (1987) Agricultural Economics,  University of Guelph, Canada  
MSS (1981) Economics, University of Chittagong, First Class First
BSS (1980) Honours Economics, University of Chittagong, First Class First  

Expertize Area:
Institutional Affiliation:

Professor of Economics, East West University, Dhaka, Bangladesh (2014- to date)
Director (Honorary), Asian Center for Development, Bangladesh (2012 to date)
Director (Honorary), Economic Research Group, Dhaka (2004 to date)
Director (Academic), Insight Institute of Learning, Dhaka (Nov 2013 – to date)
Executive Director, Economic Research Group, Dhaka (2007-2012)

Research and Advisory Services:

MFF research grant management (2015)
IUCN ecosystem services research (2012,2014)
CREL, Dhaka for advising on ecosystem services research
UNDP fund for developing climate and disaster vulnerability index for BD, 2013
ADB research study on energy pricing 2012
UNDP Evaluation of activities in Bangladesh
IIED research grant 2011
INM Research Grant 2009-10
BIFC-IFC research fund 2008-2010
PREM research fund (2004)
SDPI research fund(2004)
BMZ-GTZ evaluation of activities in Bangladesh
BBS-UNDP fund (1998-99)
BIDS-UNDP fund (2000-2001)
SANEI-GDN fund (a (2001)
BBS-UNDP fund (2001)
SANEI-GDN fund – 2002
BBS-UNDP fund 2002

Scholarly Writings

by A.K. Enamul Haque


A.K. Enamul Haque, Dipankar Aich, Rizwana Subhani, Estiaque Bari and M Abdullah Abu Diyan, Tale of a Tamed River – Value of Ecosystem Services of Teesta River, ACD Working Paper. Asian Center for Development

Shahidur R. Khandker, Hussain A. Samad, Zubair K. M. Sadeque, Mohammed Asaduzzaman, Mohammad Yunus, and A. K. Enamul Haque, Surge in Solar-Powered Homes Experience in Off-Grid Rural Bangladesh, Direction in Development series – Energy and Mining, World Bank Group, ISBN (paper): 978-1-4648-0374-1 ISBN (electronic): 978-1-4648-0375-8

A.K.E. Haque, Z.H. Khan, M. Nepal, and Priya Shyamsundar: 2014 “Red Wells or Green Wells and Does it Matter? Examining Household Use of Arsenic Contaminated Water in Bangladesh” Environment and Development Economics:Essays in Honour of Sir Partha Dasgupta Edited by Scott Barrett, Karl-Göran Mäler, and Eric S. Maskin published by Oxford University Press, London


M. Asaduzzaman, A. K. Enamul Haque, K. M. Nabiul Islam, M. Qamar Munir, Stephen Roddick, Erin Roberts and Anna Hasemann, Assessing the Risk of Loss and Damage Associated with the Adverse Effects of Climate Change in Bangladesh published by CDKN, ICCCAD, GermanWatch and others.

Miah, Dr. M A Monayem; and Haque, A. K. Enamul 2013, Policy Options for Supporting Agricultural Diversification in Bangladesh, published by the Ministry of Food, Government of Bangladesh with support from USAID, FAO and EU.

A. K. Enamul Haque, Luke Brander, Roy Brouwer, Sonia Akter and Sakib Mahmud, “The environmental and social impacts of flood defences in rural Bangladesh” in Nature’s Wealth: The Economics of Ecosystem Services and Poverty edited by Pieter J. H. van Beukering, Elissaios Papyrakis, Jetske Bouma, and Roy Brouwer, published by Cambridge University Press, UK

K.S. Kavi Kumar, Kamal Karunagoda, Enamul Haque, L. Venkatachelam and Girish Nath Bahal, Addressing Long-Term Challenges to Food Security and Rural Livelihoods in South Asia published by Madras School of Economics, India and Global Development Networks, WORKING PAPER 75/2012, New Delhi.

Policy Brief on long-Term Challenges to Food Security and Rural Livelihoods in South Asia Briefing Paper Number 7 | 2012 GDN Agriculture Policy Series

Haque, A.K. Enamul, “Reducing the Cost of Climate Adaptation using Stakeholder-based Cost Benefit Analysis”, IIED: London, 2013, January.

Haque, A.K. Enamul, “South Asian Economy in 2060: Challenges Ahead”, South Asia 2060- envisioning regional futures, edited by Adil Najam and MoeedYousuf, Anthem Press, NY-London-Delhi, 2013


Shamim Shakur, A. K. Enamul Haque “An Input-Output Analysis with an Environmentally Adjusted Agricultural and Forestry Sector in Bangladesh” Journal of Sustainable Development, Vol. 5, No. 3, March 2012, ISSN 1913-9063 (Print) ISSN 1913-9071 (Online), Canadian Center of Science and Education.


Toward Sustainable Municipal Organic Waste Management in South Asia : A Guidebook for Policy Makers and Practitioners published by the Asian Development Bank, Manila

Adapting to Climate Change, published by the Asian Development Bank, Manila

ADB, Adapting to Climate Change – strengthening the climate resilience of the water sector infrastructure in Khulna, Bangladesh, Asian Development Bank, Manila: Philippines. 2011

Monayem A. Miah., A. K.Enamul Haque, S. Hossain 2011, “Economic impact of climate change on wheat productivity in Bangladesh: A Ricardian approach” in Agriculture Face To Recent Changes And Dynamics: Pathways To Sustainability edited by Mohamed Behnassi, Shabbir A. Shahid, NaziaMintz-Habib, Springer, Netherlands.

Annual Assessment Report 2011 on UNDP’s activities in Bangladesh from 2007-2010 period. Assessment team led by Dr. Quazi Shahabuddin, Dr. Binayak Sen, Dr. Akbar Ali Khan, Dr. Amena Mohsin and Dr. A.K. Enamul Haque. ADR Bangladesh 2011 Executive Summary

Haque, A.K. Enamul, M N Murty, Priya Shyamsundar 2011 (edited), Environmental Valuation in South Asia, Cambridge University Press, New Delhi/London

Haque, A.K. Enamul, Zakir Hossain Khan, 2011 “Red Wells, Green Wells and the Costs of Arsenic Contamination in Bangladesh” in Environmental Valuation in South Asia, edited by A.K. Enamul Haque, M N Murty, and Priya Shyamsundar, Cambridge University Press, UK and India.


Miah, M A Monayem, Islam, S M.F., and Haque, A.K. Enamul, “Impact of fallow period in Shifting Cultivation on Soil Erosion and Farm Revenue” Journal of Agriculture and Environment Science, Vol 1, No 2, 2010.

Haque, A.K. Enamul; Alam Khurshed; et al. “Study 4 – Socio Economic Scenarios of Khulna City under Climate Change 2030-2050”, in Strengthening the Resilience of the Water Sector in Khulna to Climate Change – Final Report, a Technical Assistance Consultant’s Report by Institute of Water Modelling, Dhaka Bangladesh and Alterra, Netherlands.

Haque, A.K. Enamul, 2009, “Value Enhancement through CSR” Marketing Practices in Developing Economy – cases from South Asia, edited by Ruby Roy Dholakia, Syed Ferhat Anwar and Khalid Hasan, New Delhi:PHI Learning Private Limited. Pp265-271


Roy Brouwer, Sonia Akter, Luke Brander And AKE. Haque, Economic valuation of flood risk exposure and reduction in a severely flood prone developing country” Environment and Development Economics, Volume 14, Issue 03, Jun 2009, pp 397-417

Haque, A. K. Enamul Haque 2009 An Assessment of Climate Change on ADP of Bangladesh, published by Economic Research Group, Dhaka, 2009 25_11_09 Climage Change EHq, base paper for 6th Five year Plan of Bangladesh.


A.K. Enmul Haque, Living with Disasters – Children of Bangladesh and Climate Change, Country paper of Save the Children UK, 2008 – a shorter version appeared in the Daily Star in Dhaka Living with disasters on May 29, 2009

Nature Based Tourism in Bangladeshi – a study of the economics of ecotourism, published by IUCN Bangladesh and funded by Nishorgo Project of USAID 2008.

Rich Resources, Poor People – the paradox of living in TanguarHaor, Baseline study on the livelihood of the people, IUCN Bangladesh, funded by SDC 2008 IUCN Report on Tanguar Haor

Haque, A.K. Enamul Haque, “Does Afforestation Ensure Sustainbility – a study of haor in Bangladesh’ published in Promise, trust, and evolution: managing the commons of South Asia edited by By Rucha Ghate, N. S. Jodha, PranabMukhopādhay , Oxford University Press, London.


Haque, A.K. Enamul, M Behroj Jalil and Farha Naz, State of Corporate Governance in Bangladesh – Analysis of Public Limited Companies- Financial, Non-Financial Institutions and State Owned Enterprises, working paper 2/2007 Center for Research and Training, East West University, Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Haque, A.K. Enamul, and Zohir, Sajjad, 2007 “Oil Price Increase – an assessment of impacts and policy recommendations”, , Economic Research Group, Dhaka.

Haque, A.K. Enamul, 2007 Impact of Oil Price increase on the Economy of Bangladesh –BANSIM II Economic Research Group, Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Brouwer, R., Aftab, S., Brander, L, and Haque, E. (2007). Socio-Economic Vulnerability and Adaptation to Environmental Risk: A Case Study of Climate Change and Flooding in Bangladesh, Risk Analysis, Vol 27, No 2, p313-326.

Haque, A.K. Enamul; Karim, Azreen; and Abdallah, Wahid, “Expanding Trade under a Free Trade Regime: Issues Related to Market Access”, East West University Journal, 2007, Vol 1, No 1.

Haque, A.K. Enamul, Chaudhury, M and Abbasi, Parvez Karim, “Demand for Water in DWASA Zones (2005-2030)”, Research Monograph, Institute of Water Modelling, Dhaka. 2007


Haque, A.K. Enamul “Assessment of Public Expenditure in Education: Achieving Gender Parity” Who Gets What – A Gender Analysis of Public Expenditure in Bangladesh –edited by Barbara Evers and KanizSiddique, United Press Limited, Dhaka, 2006

A.K. Enamul Haque, Sonia Aftab, M.Zakir Hossain Kahan , “Adoption of Arsenic-Safe Drinkng Water Practice in Rural Bangladesh” Journal of Bangladesh Studies, ISSN 1529-0905, Volume-8 (2006)


V. Santhakumar, A.K. Enamul Haque and Rabindranath Bhattacharya, “An economic analysis of mangroves in South Asia” Economic Development in South Asia edited by Mohsin S. Khan. Reprint. New Delhi, Tata McGraw-Hill Pub., 2005, viii, 437 p., ISBN 0-07-058811-2. weblink: Economic analysis of mangrove in South Asia


Haque, A.K. Enamul, and Sakib Mahmud, 2003, Economic Policy Paper: Access to Finance for SMEs – Problems and Remedies, Dhaka Chamber of Commerce and Industries, Dhaka; published by CDDI and CIPE

Haque, A. K. Enamul Hauqe Sanitary and Phyto-Sanitary Barriers to Trade and its Impact on the Environment: The Case of Shrimp Farming in Bangladesh – Summary Jun 25, 2003, Trade Knowledge Network, International Institute for Sustainable Development, Switzerland. 2003 [also available at TKN Paper ]


A.K. Enamul Haque and Hollis Price, “James Mirrlees (1936- ): An Authority of Information Economics and a Laureate of 1996”, Frontiers of Economics, edited by Abu NM Wahid, Greenwood Press, Connecticut, USA 2002

A.K. Enamul HAQUE, “Negotiating Exploration Agreement – a game theoretic approach”, The Jahangirnagar Economic Review, vol 13, No 1, June 2002. A Journal published by the Department of Economics, Jahangirnagar University, Savar. Dhaka Bangladesh.


Ainun Nishat, Mahfuz Ullah and A.K. Enamul Haque, Bangladesh Environment Outlook – 2001 (edited). Contributors include Dr Jamilur Reza Choudhury, Dr. Rejaur Rahman, Dr. Abdul Hamid, Dr. ABM Badruzzaman, Dr. Ashraf Ali, Dr. DepasisBhadra, Dr. Islam M Faisal, Dr. MahbubUllah, Mr. Rumi Shammin, and Mr. MunzurulHannan Khan, published by CFSD, Dhaka.

Haque A.K. Enamul 2001, Impact of Land Degradation on the Economy of Bangladesh, Research Monograph at the Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies, under the project SEMP.

Haque A.K. Enamul and Islam M Faisal 2001 Eco-coding of Vehicles – an assessment for Dhaka City. published by Centre for Sustainable Development CFSD.

PARIBESH SHABDAKOSH পরিবেশ শব্দকোষ- Lexicon of environmental words. Edited by Prof.Ainun Nishat, MahfuzUllah, Dr. A. K. Enamul Haque, Maniruzzaman Khan. Published by Mahfuz Ullah, Secretary General, Centre for Sustainable Development (CFSD) .Second Edition December 2001.


A.K. Enamul Haque, Islam M Faisal, Abdul Bayes, “ Health Costs of Pollution from Hazaribagh Tanneries”, The Jahangirnagar Economic Review, vol 11, No 1, June 2000. A Journal published by the Department of Economics, Jahangirnagar University, Savar. Dhaka Bangladesh.

A.K. Enamul Haque “Strengthening of Financial Capacities for Promoting Sustainable Development in Bangladesh” in National Forum on Multi-Stakeholder Sustainability Planning in Bangladesh, published by IUCNpp138-150 – Proceedings of the Conference of National Forum on Sustainable Planning in Bangladesh.

A.K. Enamul Haque with Dr. Islam M Faisal, Md Rumi Shammin and Dr. AinunNishat, “Impact on Biodiversity and Ecosystem” in The 1998 Flood: Impact on Environment of Dhaka City edited by AinunNishat, Mohammed Reazuddin, Raquibul Amin and A R Khan, Department of Environment, Ministry of Environment and Forests, and IUCN, Bangaldesh Office.

Environmental Economics in Bangladesh, Edited by Qazi Kholiquzzaman Ahmad, Ainun Nishat, Quamrul Islam Chowdhury, A. K. Enamul Haque, Aminur Rahman. ISBN 981-31-0171-6, 2000


Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics, Bangladesh Compendium of Environment Statistics, 1997, co-authored this document for the Government of Bangladesh, February 1999. [first environmental compendium of Bangladesh]


Ainun Nishat, Mahfuz Ullah, A.K. Enamul HAQUE, Moniruzzaman Khan, (edited), Poribesh Shabdokosh [Lexicon of Bangla Environmental Terms], Published by Centre for Sustainable Development, February 1998.


Shamsher Ali, A.K. Enamul Haque, & Greville Rumble,”The Bangladesh Open University: Mission and Promise, Open Learning, The Journal of Open and Distance Learning, Vol 12, No 2., 1997 pp12-28.


Irshad Kamal Khan and A.K. Enamul Haque, Biastik Arthanity (micro economics), School of Business, Bangladesh Open University, 1995 (a textbook for Diploma in Management students of BOU).

A.K. Enamul Haque, “Indstrial Policy and Regional Industrial Structure of Bangladesh – a regional analysis” – (in Bangla) Banglahdesh Journal of Political Economy, Vol. XIII No.1 pp 444-452, A journal of the Bangladesh Economic Association., July 1995.

A.K. Enamul Haque, “Cost effectiveness of distance education – a case study of Bangladesh Open University,” One World Many Voices – Quality in Open and Distance Learning, Vol 1, pp-419-422, Edited by David Sewart, A collection of selected conference papers, ICDE and OU publication, London: 1995 June.


A.K. Enamul Haque and Philip J. Shaw, “Psychographic Segmentation of the Markets – its use in Market Research and Public Policy,” Chittagong University Studies, Social Science, Vol 13, No 1. 1992 (published in 1994) pp 99-107.


A.K. Enamul Haque, “The Chittagong Export Processing Zone: Has it contributed to the industrialization of Bangladesh?” Bangladesh Political Economy, Journal of the Bangladesh Economic Association, 1993 Vol 12, No 1. pp. 275-288


G. Fox and A.K. Enamul Haque, “A Test of the Underinvestment, Myopia and Commodity Bias Hypotheses for U.S. Agricultural Research”, Agricultural Economics, 1990, 4:209-228.

G. Fox, A.K. Enamul Haque and G. Brinkman, “Product Market Distortions and the Returns to Federal Laying-Hen Research in Canada: Reply and Further Results”, Canadian Journal of Agricultural Economics, 1990, 38(2):351-356.


A.K. Enamul Haque, G. Fox and George Brinkman, “Product Market Distortions and the Returns to Federal Laying-Hen Research in Canada”, Canadian Journal of Agricultural Economics, 1989, 37(1):29-46.


A.K. Enamul HAQUE, Glenn Fox and George Brinkman, “The Rate of Return to Egg Research in Canada – 1968- 1984″, Working Paper 87/10, Department of Agricultural Economics and Business, University of Guelph, September, 1987.


Islam, M., Choudhury, H., Ahmed, S.U., Ahmed, S., Dutta, J.P., Ali, M., and HAQUE, A.K. Enamul., Overseas Migration from Bangladesh – a micro study, Rural Economics Program, University of Chittagong, Bangladesh. 1986.