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ASM Anam Ullah
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ASM Anam UllahASM Anam Ullah is an Australian academic and researcher



A debate from the RMG perspectives
ASM Anam Ullah
Productivity versus exploitationWhat is productivity? The most straightforward answer is labour productivity determined mainly by the amount of labour productivity per worker or group of workers. The productivity of a factory worker, for example, can be measured by how many shirts a Ready-Made Garment (RMG) worker make within an hour. The more they produce, the more they ...
A petite scholarly debate from the RMG perspectives
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Labour surplus VS exploitationSubstantial steps have been taken to assess whether multinational companies have ethical Ready-Made Garments (RMG) production in developing countries since the emergence of globalisation and neoliberalism. On the other hand, while global brands are mostly criticised, the country's labour-force management that the Bangladesh Government controlled should not go beyond the criticism. Developing states have most ...
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Globalisation, industrialisation and labour conditions in BD Industrialisation in Bangladesh begun in the late twentieth century as a direct consequence of Western globalisation and neoliberalism. In the context of globalisation, Western economics achieved unprecedented prosperity, but developing or poor countries are suffering from an unequal distribution of wealth. This phenomenon enforced two rather antagonistic milieus: modernisation and dependency. Whether a nation like ...
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What would be the role of institutions in the next election?Congratulations to BNP and Oikyafront for their historic decision to participate in the next up-coming national election! It was much-needed and indeed a very exciting news for the entire nation since we were anxiously waiting to know whether BNP and their alliance's decision would be positive over the participation in the next election or not. ...
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Trade Unionism in BD in the phase of neoliberalismNeoliberalism is in the initial clarification can be portrayed as a theory of political-economic acculturation that invites to undertake research on human well-being which can be best described as a liberal policy of the world trade system. Currently, Free Trade Agreements between the states, International Monetary Fund (IMF) World Bank and the World Trade Organization ...
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The current turmoil reflects the actual socioeconomic conditions of BD!A large number of students demonstrating on the issue of quota reformation policy, but the state has thus far failed to realise their pulse and tried to ignore the spirit of the movement from its narrow outlook. The demand is timely, and it should have been considered as a serious issue beforehand. Any demonstration in ...
A short review of Bangladesh's RMG
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Globalisation and neoliberalism creating bureaucratic black holeThe rapid expansion of Bangladesh's RMG industry from the global south was achieved through the World Trade Organization (WTO's) Free Trade Agreement (FTA) and North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA's) initiatives in the declaration of quota free access which was abolished in 2005. Since then, policy incorporated with other global bystanders and stakeholders to encourage ...
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Is institutional democracy a fallacy?Bangladesh is undoubtedly a proud country on this planet because we protected our mother tongue by sacrificing our blood in 1952; and got independence in 1971 by the millions of lives, which is very rare in the world. Bangladesh gained independence by showing "guts" to the West Pakistanis and a-nine-month long liberation war was fought ...
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