Ms. Farhana Rifat


Junior Research Associate


Farhana Rifat is currently working as a Junior Research Associate at the Bangladesh Foreign Trade Institute. She has completed MSS and BSS from the Department of Economics, University of Dhaka.

Ms. Farhana is working on several research projects at the BFTI. She has also co-ordinated several trainings, workshops and seminars on trade related issues and has also participated in various training programmes. Some of her trainings include SPS and TBT measures, Trade Policy Research and Analysis: CGE modelling, eRegulation methodology etc. Prior to joining the BFTI, she worked as a Research Assistant at the South Asian Network on Economic Modeling (SANEM). Her areas of research interests are International Trade and Development, Trade in Services and Regional Economic Cooperation, Labour Economics, Trade facilitation etc.