Economics Discipline, Kabi Jibanananda Das Academic Building (3rd Academic Building), Khulna University, Khulna-9208, Bangladesh

Khan Mehedi Hasan, PhD

  •              BSS Honors in Economics (Khulna University, Bangladesh)
  •              Masters of Business Administration (University of Dhaka, Bangladesh)
  •              MA in International and Development Economics (Hochschule für Technik und Wirtschaft Berlin, Germany)
  •              PhD in Economics (Lingnan University, Hong Kong, with academic exchange in the University of Stirling, Scotland, UK)

Empirical Economics

Regional Economic Issues

Rural Development

Development Economics 

Current Research Project/Collaboration

SL Title Research Role Awarded Date Completion Date Funding Agency
1 Alternative Livelihood Option in the Climate Change Affected Coastal Area of Bangladesh: A Focus on Mongla Upazila of Bagerhat District Principal Investigator November 2020 December 2021 National
2 Health cost of drinking water salinity: A study on the south-western coastal districts of Bangladesh Principal Investigator November 2021 National

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SL Title Degree Role Start Date End Date
1 Effect of COVID-19 on Wellbeing of Lower Income Household: A Study in Khulna District Masters Supervisor December 2021

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Journal Paper

Mamun, T.M., Akter, M., Akter, R., Alam, M.T., Hasan, K.M. and Hossain, R. (2023). Role of school preparedness on children’s in-person schooling decision during Covid-19 pandemic in Bangladesh, Clinical Epidemiology and Global Health, 20(2023).

Sultana, P. and Hasan, K.M. (2020). Mother’s Nutritional Knowledge and Practice: A study on Slum Area of Khulna City. European Journal of Medical and Health Sciences, 2(6), 1-6.

Hasan, K.M. (2020). Farmer’s Response to Tobacco Processing Company in Tobacco Cultivation in Bangladesh. Annals of Public Health & Epidemiology, 1(1), 1-11.

Hossain, M.S., Hasan, K.M., and Khan, S.M. (2020). Factors Influencing Proper Zakah Payment in Dighalia Upazila of Khulna District, Bangladesh. European Journal of Business and Management Research (EJBMR), 5(2), 1-6.

Amin, M.R., and Hasan, K.M. (2019). Determinants of Non-farm Activities as Livelihood Choice among Rural Households in Bangladesh. The Journal of Social Sciences, The Faculty of Social Sciences, Islamic University, Bangladesh, 1 (1). (Accepted manuscript for publication for volume 1, issue 1 for publication in December 2019).

Hasan, K.M. (2019). An Assessment of Promoting Flood Resilient Community Project in Satkhira District. Plan Plus, 9 (June 2019), 89-106.

Islam, M.Z., Sharmin, S., Siddiqy, M.R., Rahman, S.M.T., and Hasan, K.M. (2016). ‘Utlilization of mHealth Services in Dhamrai Upazila of Dhaka District, Bangladesh. business REVIEW, 11(01&02), 124-134.

Hasan, K.M., & Tania, S.A. (2015). Shrimp Farming in the Khulna District of Bangladesh: A Comparative Analysis between Traditional and Scientific Farming, South Asian Journal of Agriculture (SAJA).

Ali, S.M., Hasan, K.M., & Hossen, S.H. (2014). Effect of Employment on Women Empowerment in Urban Bangladesh: An Investigation on Khulna City, International Journal of Economics, Commerce and Management, II (6), 1-18.

Hasan, K.M., Billah, M.M., Hossen, S.H., & Mamun,T.M. (2013). Effect of Microcredit on Agricultural Output: Evidence from Rural Bangladesh, Journal of Asian Development Studies, 2(4), 51-61.

Hossen, S.H. Hasan, K.M. (2013). Impact of foreign aid on Economic Growth and Development: A Literature Review Focusing on Asian Developing Countries, Bangladesh Research Foundation Journal, 2 (2), 22-33.

Sohag, M., Imran, S.A., & Hasan, K. M. (2009). Feasibility of expanding biogas plant in rural area of Bangladesh. Journal of Socioeconomic Research and Development (JSERD), 5(9),  657-660.

Conference proceedings

Hasan, K.M. (2016). ‘Factors Influencing Farmer to Turn to Tobacco Cultivation in Khulna Division of Bangladesh’. Conference proceedings published as Abstract  by Bangladesh Center for Communication Programs (BCCP), Dhaka Bangladesh in collaboration with the Institute for Global Tobacco Control (IGTC) based at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore.

Working Paper

Haider, M. Z and Hasan, K. M. (2010). Investment Climate in South-West Region of Bangladesh : A study of the Manufacturing Sector. Working Paper 4/2010, Investment Climate Series, Economic Research Group (ERG), Dhaka.