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Zaki Wahhaj

last contributed to D+C/E+Z in summer 2016 as Senior Lecturer in Economics at the University of Kent.

All articles of Zaki Wahhaj


Marriage instead of graduation

Girls’ school enrolment figures are good in Bangladesh, but drop-out rates are worrying

Labour rights

Minimum wage attracts girls to factories

Higher wages in Bangladesh’s garments sector mean better income but push girls into work as child seamstresses

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