Nurul Islam

Nurul

Islam

Research Fellow Emeritus
Nurul Islam of Bangladesh joined IFPRI as a senior policy adviser to the director general in 1987. He is currently a research fellow emeritus. Prior to this he was the assistant director general of the U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization, Economic and Social Policy Department, deputy chairman of the Bangladesh Planning Commission, chairman of the Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies, director of the Pakistan Institute of Development Economics, and chairman of the Department of Economics at Dhaka University. Islam received a B.A. and an M.A. in economics from Dhaka University and an M.A. and a Ph.D. in economics from Harvard University.

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Toward a New Global Governance System for Agriculture, Food, and Nutrition

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Toward a New Global Governance System for Agriculture, Food, and Nutrition 
What Are the Options?

The current world food and agricultural policy system is in disarray. For some time, we have observed the symptoms of this disarray with…

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