SANEM, launched in January 2007 in Dhaka, is a non-profit research organization registered with the Registrar of Joint Stock Companies and Firms in Bangladesh. It is also a network of economists and policymakers with a special emphasis on economic modeling. SANEM aims to promote objective and high-quality research in the areas of international trade, macroeconomy, poverty, labor market, environment, political economy, and economic modeling.
SANEM contributes to governments’ policy-making by providing research support both in individual and organizational capacities.
SANEM has maintained strong research collaboration with global, regional, and local think tanks, research, and development organizations, universities, and individual researchers.
SANEM arranges regular training programs on economic modeling and contemporary economic issues.