Mr. Masud-ul Alam Sarker joined the Bangladesh Enterprise Institute in May 2005 and is currently working as a Research Associate . Mr. Alam is attached with Mr. M. H. Khaleque, Senior Research Director at BEI and has assisted him in several projects including Productivity Study of Five Markets in Industry and Rural Services, Facilitation of Trade between Northeast India and Bangladesh, Bangladesh Panel Survey Round 4 & 5, Consultancy on Rural Electrification Board (REB) Survey, Administrative Barriers Review – Business Intermediary Survey of Six target Issues. Mr. Alam completed his B. Sc. (hons) in Computing and Information Systems from London Metropolitan University (UK). Mr. Sarker is currently involved in the World Bank’s Urban Investment Climate Survey 2006.