1. Introduction: Construction of a Development Model for Bangladesh.2. Examining the distinct features of Bangladesh's development: Interactions between Growth, Poverty and Social Development.3. Inclusive Economic Growth and Climate Resilient Development in Bangladesh.4. Education, Healthcare and Life Expectancy in Bangladesh: Transcending Conventions.5. Financial Sector Development and Its Contribution to the Economic Progress of Bangladesh.6.Access to Finance for Inclusive Development: Recent Evidence from Bangladesh.7. Development Dynamics of Remittances in Bangladesh.8. Agricultural Development and the Rural Economy: The Case of Bangladesh.9. Growth Trajectory and developmental impact of Ready-made Garments Industry in Bangladesh.10. Pace and Prospects of Light Engineering Sector in the Economic Development of Bangladesh.11. Explaining Bangladesh's Development Puzzle: Government's Approaches and Civil Servants' Accountability.12. NGOs for Development: Experience of Bangladesh.13. Conclusion: Bangladesh's Development - Challenges to Sustainability and the Way Forward.
Munim Kumar Barai is a Professor at the Graduate School of Management, Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University (APU), Japan. He was a Fulbright Scholar and completed post-doc research at the University of Pennsylvania, USA. Dr. Barai is widely published. He has guest-edited two Scopus indexed journals and is a co-editor of the book Towards A Common Future: Understanding Growth, Sustainability in the Asia Pacific Region (2017).