Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD) has submitted its report to the government about price hike. CPD had undertaken investigative study to identify and examine the reasons behind the recent price spiral of essential items in the markets in Bangladesh.
The study was undertaken at the request by the ministries of commerce and finance.
The non-government think tank came up with some policy suggestions towards reducing volatility of prices of essential commodities and stabilizing the markets on the basis of the study.
Amir Khasru interviewed CPD Executive Director Dr. Debapriya Bhattacharya and filed this report.