Dr. Mohammad Monirul Hasan

Country of current residence

Bangladesh

Current position

Market and Trade Policy Advisor

Current institute employer

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

Since

2019

Website current institute
Profession

Agricultural Economist

Degrees / expertise

2017: Ph.D. in Agriculture Economics, University of Bonn, Germany 

2013: MSc. in Rural Development and Agribusiness, Corvinus University of Budapest, Hungary

2013: MSc. in Food and Resource Economics, University of Bonn, Germany

2006: MSS in Economics, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh

2005: BSS in Economics, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh

Professional experience

Market and Trade Policy Advisor, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, Dhaka, Jan 2019- Present 

Assistant Professor, Economics, East West University, Dhaka, Jan 2018- Dec 2018

Post-doctoral Researcher, Center for Development Research (ZEF), May 2017- Dec 2017

Junior Researcher, Center for Development Research (ZEF), 2013-2017

Senior Research Associate, Institute of Microfinance (InM), 2009- 2015

Research Associate, Institute of Microfinance (InM) 2008- 2009

Graduate Assistant, Economics, North South University, Jan 2007- Dec 2007

Research Assistant, Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies (BIDS), May 2007

Supervisors of
doctoral work
Advisor at ZEF

2020

FAO.  2020.  Second rapid assessment of food and nutrition security in the context of COVID-19 in Bangladesh: May – July 2020. https://doi.org/10.4060/cb1018en.  Further Information
FAO.  2020.  Rapid assessment of food and nutrition security in the context of COVID-19 in Bangladesh.  Further Information
Hasan M.M., J. Uddin, M.H. Pulok, N. Zaman and M. Hajizadeh.  2020.  Socioeconomic Inequalities in Child Malnutrition in Bangladesh: Do They Differ by Region?.  Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health, 17(3) : 1079 . (Open Access)  Further Information
Mohammad Monirul Hasan.  2020.  Wash and Nutrition in Children under the Age of Five in Bangladesh: Linkage with Agriculture.  In: Moazzem Hossain, Q K Ahmad, Mazharul M Islam (eds.): Climate Adaptation for a Sustainable Economy: Lessons from Bangladesh, an Emerging Tiger of Asia. Nova Science Publishers, Inc..  Further Information

2019

Gerber, N., von Braun, J., Usman, M., Hasan, M.M., Okyere, C.Y., Vangani, R and Wiesmann, D..  2019.  Water, Sanitation and Agriculture Linkages With Health and Nutrition Improvement.  Further Information

2018

Bekchanov, M., Evia, P., Hasan, M.M., Adhikari, N. and D. Gondhalekar.  2018.  Institutional framework and financial arrangements for supporting the adoption of Resource Recovery Reuse technologies in South Asia.  Further Information
Hasan, M.M. and N. Gerber.  2018.  Bacterial contamination of drinking water and food utensils: Impacts of piped water on child health in north-western Bangladesh.  Water Resources and Rural Development, 10 : 33-44 . Further Information
Hasan, MM..  2018.  Investment in health within the agriculture, water, sanitation and hygiene nexus for rural households in Bangladesh.  Doctoral Thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn .  <a href="http://hss.ulb.uni-bonn.de/2018/4988/4988.htm" target="_blank">http://hss.ulb.uni-bonn.de/2018/4988/4988.htm</a>  Further Information

2017

Dodos, Jovana et al..  2017.  WASH' Nutrition - practical guidebook on increasing nutritional impact through integration of WASH and nutrition programmes, ACF-UNICEF-European Commission. Paris, France.  Further Information
Hasan M.M. and M.A. Malek.  2017.  Microfinance Market in Bangladesh.  In: Christopher. Gan and G. V Nartea (eds.): Microfinance in Asia. World Scientific..  271–306.  Further Information
Hasan, M..  2017.  Investment in health within Agriculture-Water-Sanitation-Hygiene (AG-WATSAN) nexus for the rural households in Bangladesh.  Doctoral Thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, Center for Development Research, University of Bonn.  Further Information

2016

Hasan, MM; Khan, Trisa.  2016.  Social protection system in Bangladesh and the scope of social work: learning from lessons on the ground.  Further Information
Mohammad Monirul Hasan, Nicolas Gerber.  2016.  The impacts of piped water on water quality, sanitation, hygiene and health in rural households of north-western Bangladesh - a quasi-experimental analysis.  ZEF-Discussion Papers on Development Policy, 217 : 51 . (Open Access)  Further Information

2015

Hasan, MM. and Tóth, József.  2015.  Corruption and the agricultural production efficiency of the European countries during the recent economic crisis.  Res. Agric., Livest. Fish., 2(3) : 427-437 . (Open Access)  Download [PDF | 279.08KB]
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Mohammad Monirul Hasan.  2015.  Climate change induced vulnerability: an evidence from Bangladesh; Assessment of vulnerability in southern Bangladesh and how does micro-finance help? -A quasi- experimental analysis.  AV Akademikerverlag. Germany . Download [PDF | 1.03MB]
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2014

Hasan M.M..  2014.  Does meat consumption increase obesity? an evidence from European countries.  International Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 2 (1) : 1-5 . Further Information
Hasan, M. M..  2014.  Climate Change Induced Marginality: Households’ Vulnerability in the Meal Consumption Frequencies.  American Journal of Environmental Protection, 3(3) : 103-112 . (Open Access)  Further Information
Hasan, M. M..  2014.  EU's Common Agriculture Policy (CAP) and Lessons learned for future.  Further Information
Hasan, M. Monirul, Tóth József.  2014.  The impact of the recent economic crisis on the agricultural production efficiency of 23 European Union Member States.  Further Information
Mohammad Monirul Hasan.  2014.  Seasonality Induced Marginality: Vulnerability of Wage Earners’ Food and Nutrition Security in Southern Bangladesh.  American Journal of Agriculture and Forestry, 2(4) : 121-128 . (Open Access)  Further Information

2013

Hasan, M. M..  2013.  Agricultural Policy Reforms and Structural Adjustments in Bangladesh.  MPRA Paper No. 46540 . Further Information
Hasan, M. M..  2013.  Determinants of Food Consumption Vulnerability of the Extreme Poor- Empirical Evidence from Southern Bangladesh.  Master Thesis at  University of Bonn and Corvinus University of Budapest.  <a href="http://alfresco.uclouvain.be/alfresco/service/guest/streamDownload/workspace/SpacesStore/0decb560-71fd-48f8-be08-7f71d13bee44/Master%20thesis_Hasan.pdf?guest=true" target="_blank">http://alfresco.uclouvain.be/alfresco/service/guest/streamDownload/workspace/SpacesStore/0decb560-71fd-48f8-be08-7f71d13bee44/Master%20thesis_Hasan.pdf?guest=true</a>  Download (english) [PDF]
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Further Information
Hasan, M. M. and J. Tóth.  2013.  Impact of Recent Economic Crisis on Agricultural Production Efficiency of the European Countries.  .
Hasan, MM.  2013.  Determinants of Food Consumption Vulnerability of the Extreme Poor- Empirical Evidence from Southern Bangladesh.  Master Thesis at  University of Bonn & Corvinus University of Budapest.  <a href="http://alfresco.uclouvain.be/alfresco/service/guest/streamDownload/workspace/SpacesStore/0decb560-71fd-48f8-be08-7f71d13bee44/Master%20thesis_Hasan.pdf?guest=true" target="_blank">http://alfresco.uclouvain.be/alfresco/service/guest/streamDownload/workspace/SpacesStore/0decb560-71fd-48f8-be08-7f71d13bee44/Master%20thesis_Hasan.pdf?guest=true</a>  Further Information
Hasan, MM.  2013.  Determinants of Food Consumption Vulnerability of the Extreme Poor- Empirical Evidence from Southern Bangladesh.  Master Thesis at  University of Bonn & Corvinus University of Budapest.  <a href="http://alfresco.uclouvain.be/alfresco/service/guest/streamDownload/workspace/SpacesStore/0decb560-71fd-48f8-be08-7f71d13bee44/Master%20thesis_Hasan.pdf?guest=true" target="_blank">http://alfresco.uclouvain.be/alfresco/service/guest/streamDownload/workspace/SpacesStore/0decb560-71fd-48f8-be08-7f71d13bee44/Master%20thesis_Hasan.pdf?guest=true</a>  Further Information

2011

Hasan, M. M..  2011.  The Determinants of the Savings Behavior of the Ultra poor Households in Bangladesh- an Empirical Study.  .
Hasan, M. M. and Rabbani, A..  2011.  Determinants of MFI Branch Sustainability under a Subsidized Ultra-poor Credit Program.  .
InM.  2011.  Effectiveness of PRIME Interventions in Greater Rangpur at the Household level and Institutional level: A Longitudinal Approach.  Further Information

2010

Hasan, M. M..  2010.  Does credit improve the food consumption vulnerability of the extreme poor? - Empirical evidence from Bangladesh.  MPRA Paper No. 28192 . Further Information
InM.  2010.  Impact of PRIME Program for Monga Mitigation- An Analysis of Panel and Cross Section Data.  Institute of Microfinance (InM) .
InM.  2010.  The Impact of PRIME Interventions on Monga Mitigation in Greater Rangpur Region in Bangladesh.  Institute of Microfinance (InM) . Further Information

2008

Hasan, M. M..  2008.  The macroeconomic determinants of remittances in Bangladesh.  MPRA Paper No. 27744 . Further Information
InM.  2008.  Pre-study Workshop Report on the Growth and Development of Microenterprises in Bangladesh.  Further Information
InM.  2008.  The Dialogue with the Training Service Providers on Building Capacity of theMFIs.  Further Information
InM and PKSF.  2008.  Multiple Memberships (Overlapping) in Micro-credit Market- A Study of Pathrail Union in Tangail. 

Additionals, Curriculum Vitae
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Research themes
  • Water Resources
  • Land use and food security
  • Environmental and climate change
  • Health and sanitation
  • Growth, inequality and poverty
  • Economic change and vulnerability
  • Microfinances
  • Environmental Impact Analysis
  • Land, water, food and energy
  • Health, nutrition and ecosystems
Research countries
  • Bangladesh
Research projects

AG-WATSAN

Food Price Volatility 

 

Working groups

AG-WATSAN 

Food Price Volatility 

Teaching

Assistant Professor, Dept. of Economics

East West University, Dhaka http://www.ewubd.edu/~mhasan/

Duration: January 2018- December 2018

 

Adjunct Faculty Member, Dept. of Economics 

East West University, Dhaka 

North South University, Dhaka 

 

Part-time faculty, Dept. of Economics and Social Science 
BRAC University, Dhaka http://www.bracu.ac.bd/ 
Duration: January - April 2015

Professional experience

Market and Trade Policy Advisor, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, Dhaka, Jan 2019- Present 

Assistant Professor, Economics, East West University, Dhaka, Jan 2018- Dec 2018

Post-doctoral Researcher, Center for Development Research (ZEF), May 2017- Dec 2017

Junior Researcher, Center for Development Research (ZEF), 2013-2017

Senior Research Associate, Institute of Microfinance (InM), 2009- 2015

Research Associate, Institute of Microfinance (InM) 2008- 2009

Graduate Assistant, Economics, North South University, Jan 2007- Dec 2007

Research Assistant, Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies (BIDS), May 2007

Degrees

2017: Ph.D. in Agriculture Economics, University of Bonn, Germany 

2013: MSc. in Rural Development and Agribusiness, Corvinus University of Budapest, Hungary

2013: MSc. in Food and Resource Economics, University of Bonn, Germany

2006: MSS in Economics, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh

2005: BSS in Economics, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh

Expertise

Poverty, Health, and Nutrition; Water, sanitation, and hygiene; Micro-finance and vulnerability; Social protection and migration; Impact evaluation; Experimental Economics; Agriculture, food and environmental Policy analysis

Funding institutions

BMZ via DAAD

AG-WATSAN (Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation) 

Research partners

BRAC,

IFPRI,

IBSc-Rajshahi University,

icddr,b

InM 

Doctoral research funded by

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (WATSAN project), Foundation fiat panis, DAAD

Cooperation partners

IFPRI, icddr,b BRAC, Institute of Biological Science (IBSc), Rajshahi University

Supervisors of
doctoral work
Advisor at ZEF

Mohammad Monirul Hasan

Former Junior Researcher

Private website:
http://monir1021.blogspot.com/

Former Department:
ZEF B: Department of Economic and Technological Change