|Published : 21 Sep 2016, 21:52:20|
New GM of Bangladesh Bank
Dr. Sayera Younus, currently working in the SAARCFINANCE Cell of the Research Department, Bangladesh Bank, has been promoted as a General Manager recently, said a statement.
She did her Post-Doctoral Research on 'Developing a DSGE model for Bangladesh' as a Fulbright Visiting Scholar at Fordham University, USA. She did her MS and Ph.D. on Applied Economics from the Eastern Michigan and Western Michigan University respectively in the USA.
Bangladesh Bank recognised her with a Gold Medal on April 22, 2014 for her contributions in the field of research on monetary, exchange rate, interest rate and credit policies including banks' assets portfolios, asset quality and non-performing loans.
Dr. Sayera Younus did her Bachelor (Hons.) and Master's degrees from Jahangirnagar University.
Dr. Sayera Younus is a daughter of late Dr. Younus Khan, Naowarish Khan Chowdhury Bari of North Halisahar, Chittagong.