Dr. S. Mansoob Murshed
S. Mansoob Murshed is Professor of International Industrial Economics at the Birmingham Business School at the University of Birmingham. He is also Associate Professor of Development Economics at the Institute of Social Studies (ISS) in the Hague, in the Netherlands and an honorary Professor of Development Economics at Utrecht University (Utrecht Schoolof Economics) also in the Netherlands, as well as being an honorary fellow at the Peace Research Institute in Oslo, Norway (PRIO).
He has held several consultancies with the United Nations, and is a Research Fellow and Project Director at the United Nations University’s World Institute for Development Economics Research. His research interests cover globalisation, conflict/post-conflict reconstruction studies and economicdevelopment. In 2003 he was the first holder of the Prince Claus rotating Chair in Development and Equity. This chair was set up in memory of the late Prince Claus, lately Prince Consort of the Netherlands.