Dr Samsul Alam

Job: Lecturer in Economics

Faculty: Business and Law

School/department: Leicester Castle Business School

Address: De Montfort University, The Gateway, Leicester, LE1 9BH

T: +44 (0)116 257 7194

E: samsul.alam@dmu.ac.uk

W: www.dmu.ac.uk


Publications and outputs 

1. Hossain, M., Islam, T. Momin, M., Nahar, M. & Alam, M.S. (2018). Understanding Communication of Sustainability Reporting: Application of Symbolic Convergence Theory (SCT), Journal of Business Ethics, (ABS-3)

2. Alam, M.S., & Paramati, S.R. (2017). The dynamic role of tourism investment on tourism development and CO2 emissions. Annals of Tourism Research (Association of Business School or ABS-4)

3. Paramati, S.R., Alam, M.S., & Apergis, N. (2018, Available online). Do the Stock Markets Decrease CO2 Emissions in Developed and Emerging Market Economies? Emerging Market Review, (ABS-2)

4. Alam, M.S., & Paramati, S.R. (2017). The Impact of Tourism on Income Inequality in Developing Economies: Does Kuznets Hypothesis Exist. Annals of Tourism Research, 61,111-126 (ABS-4)

5. Paramati, S.R., Alam, M.S., & Chen C-F (2016). The Effects of Tourism on Economic Growth and CO2 Emissions: A Comparison between Developed and Developing Economies. Journal of Travel Research, 56(6), 712-724 (ABS-4)

6. Paramati, S. R., Shahbaz, M. & Alam, M. S. (2016). Does Tourism Degrade Environmental Quality? A Comparative Study of Eastern and Western European Union? Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment (ABS-3)

7. Alam, M.S., Selva, S., & Saroja, S. (2016). Determinants of the Bangladesh Garment Exports in the Post-MFA Environment. Journal of the Asia Pacific Economy 22(2), 330-352. (Excellence in Research for Australia – A)

8. Alam, M.S., Paramati, S.R., Shahbaz, M., & Bhattacharya, M. (2016). Natural Gas, Trade and Sustainable Growth: Empirical Evidence from the Top Gas Consumers of the Developing World. Applied Economics, 49 (7), 635-649 (ABS-2)

9. Alam, M. S., Shahbaz, M., & Paramati, S. R. (2015). The Role of Financial Development and Economic Misery on Life Expectancy: Evidence from Post-Financial Reforms in India. Social Indicators Research, 128 (2), 481-497 (Australian Business Dean Council or ABDC – A)

10. Alam, M. S., & Paramati, S. R. (2015). Do Oil Consumption and Economic Growth Intensify Environmental Degradation? Evidence from Developing Economies. Applied Economics, 47(48), 5186–5203 (ABS-2)

11. Alam, M. S., Raza, S. A., Shahbaz, M., & Abbas, Q. (2015). Accounting for Contribution of Trade Openness and Foreign Direct Investment in Life Expectancy: The Long-Run and Short-Run Analysis in Pakistan. Social Indicators Research, 129 (3), 1155–1170 (ABDC – A)

12. Alam, M. S., & Natsuda, K. (2016). The Competitive Factors of the Bangladeshi Garment Industry in the Post-MFA Era. Canadian Journal of Development Studies, 1–21(ABDC – B)

Research interests/expertise

Tourism Economics, Energy and Environmental Economics, Development Economics

Areas of teaching

Economics for Decision Making, Microeconomics, Business Data Analysis


PhD in Economics

Courses taught

Economics for Decision Making, Microeconomics, Development Economics, Business Data Analysis, Real Estate Finance, Financial Institution Management

Honours and awards

1.Young Leader Fellowship (2011-2012)

2. JEES Foundations Scholarships (2012-2013)

3. Griffith University Postgraduate Research Scholarship Award (2013-2016)

Current research students

Currently supervising 11 postgraduate students

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