Academic and Professional Background
Former holder of State Bank of India national chair on public policy. Former Economic Advisor to the Ministry of Economic Planning in Mauritius. Consultant in demand modeling and pricing strategy for core sectors like power, coal, petroleum and steel.
Current Research and Publications / Selected Publications
Macroeconomics and developing economies Public policy, political economy, development economics and economics of corruption.
Selfish Managers: Can we eliminate perverse incentives? Buckingham and Nilakant (ed) Managing Responsibility: Alternative approaches to corporate management and governance. Gower Publishing Company, england, 2012
Economics and its stories, Social Science Press, New Delhi, 2012
When second opinions hurt; a model of expert advice under career concern, Journal of Economic Behaviour and Organisation. (2012) Co-author Franklin Liu
The curious case of the Bombay plan, contemporary issues and ideas in Social Sciences, June 2010
Currently supervising onePhD student in the area of urban property valuation.