An in-house seminar has been held on 25 August, 2013, Sunday at 4.00 pm in the conference room of Unnayan Onneshan. On this occasion, Md. Abdul Latif Mahmud, researcher from the Economic Policy Unit presented his paper on ‘Deficit and Debt’. The paper aims to observe the composition of government revenue income and expenditure, the internal and external sources of debt, the reduction of social expenditure such as on Health and Education as well as the low spending on agriculture and the increase of subsidy for rental and quick rental power plants.The seminar was followed by an active question-answer session participated by all the researchers of the organisation. In the end, the Chair, Rashed Al Mahmud Titumir conveyed his insightful comments on the topic to develop the research work further.