The list of accepted paper announced (1st FIN-B International Conference)

Following is the list of accepted 1st FIN-B International Conference 2019 papers, sorted by paper title. You can use the search feature of your web browser to find your paper number. Notifications to all authors have also been sent by email. If you have not received your notification of the results by email, please contact us at


Sl Paper Title Author Institutional affiliation
1 Grameen Business models for financial Inclusion: Sustainability of Microfinance. Golam Morshed Mohammed AGM, Grameen Bank


2 Data availability for examining the efficiency of agent banking system in Bangladesh Saila Sarmin Rapti

Sadia Sultana

Nabila Fahria

Assistant Director, Research Department, Bangladesh Bank.

Deputy Director, Monetary Policy Department, Bangladesh Bank. 

Assistant Director, Monetary Policy Department, Bangladesh Bank. 

3 Ensuring Inclusion of Persons with Disabilities through Financial Inclusion: An Experimental Study on Sitakund Upazila Mohammed Arifur Rahman


Chief Executive, YPSA
4 Financial Inclusion Enabling Piggyback Primary Health Care

and Education Support Services

Alamgir Khan


Research and Publication Officer


5 Digital Financial Inclusion in Sudan: Opportunities, Issues and Challenges Dr. Anwar Ammar ×
6 Financial Inclusion Index at District Levels in Bangladesh:

A Distance-based Approach

Md Rashel Hasan

Md Ezazul Islam


Joint Director and General Manager of Chief Economist’s Unit, Bangladesh Bank
7 Regulatory and Policy Frameworks: Challenges and Opportunities Md. Noor E Alam DGM – Strategic Relationship Management

Regulatory & Corporate Affairs, ECAD

 bKash Limited

8 Promoting Digital Finance Innovations through Regulatory Sandbox in Bangladesh: The Next Steps Galib Ibn Anwarul Azim Project Officer, UNCDF
9 Reducing Gender Gap in Financial Inclusion in


Md. Azad Uddin Joint Director, Bangladesh Bank
10 Social Entrepreneurship and Financial Inclusion in Bangladesh:  Current Trends and Future Directions


Foyasal Khan


PhD Candidate

Department of Economics, International Islamic University Malaysia

11 Benefits and Deterrents of Digital Payments in Microfinance:

A Case Study from Bangladesh

Anitta Mankhin and Rajash Sarin
12 Technological Innovations, Agent Banking and Digital Financial Services Mr. Md. Arfan Ali President and Managing Director, Bank Asia Limited
13 An empirical study on the stumbling blocks to widening financial inclusion in Bangladesh Birendra Chandra Das Deputy Director, Financial Inclusion Department, Bangladesh Bank
14 Appropriate Financial Products for Vulnerable Excluded Groups: Policy and Regulatory Frameworks Dr. Farhana Nargis


Research Fellow

Institute for Inclusive Finance and Development (InM)

15 A Landscape of Financial Services in Bangladesh: Why People Lag Behind in Financial Inclusion? Nahid Akhter Senior Research Associate,
Institute for Inclusive Finance and Development (InM)
16 Does Access to Digital Finance Benefit the Micro Merchant Business? Farah Muneer Senior Research Associate,
Institute for Inclusive Finance and Development (InM)
17 Financial Inclusion Landscape in Bangladesh: Strength and Weakness Dr. Md. Ezazul Islam

Mst. Nurnaher Begum

Raju Ahmed

General Manager, Chief Economist Unit, Deputy General Manager, Research Department, and Assistant Director , Chief Economist’s Unit, Bangladesh Bank.