Dhaka, Dec. 3 -- Bangladesh needs to be cautious for sustainable economic growth as rapid growth is quite common among developing countries, but it is rarely sustainable and equitable, experts said citing studies.

Economic growth studies show that episodes of rapid growth are quite common among developing countries.

China has seen one of the highest increases in income inequality along with high economic growth since its embracing of the market economy and is only now clamping down on big businesses.

Wahiduddin Mahmud said in his keynote speech titled "Enabling Environment for Economic growth: Some Country contexts for Bangladesh'' on the third day of the three-day BIDS international conference on development in Dhaka on Friday.