Shahidur Rahman | The Daily Star
  • Shahidur Rahman

    The author is Associate Professor of Sociology at BRAC University and author of Broken Promises of Globalization: The case of the Bangladesh garment industry.

  • Are educational institutions failing the RMG industry?

    The Bangladesh ready-made garment (RMG) industry started its journey in 1978 and 41 years later, we are still heavily dependent on imported skills at the management level.
  • Governance after Rana Plaza

    Although the number of total factories is debatable, even if there are 4,500 factories, both Accord and Alliance combined only reaches out to less than half of the existing factories.