Professor Nilanjan Banik is a faculty member at Mahindra Ecole Centrale. He has a PhD in Economics from Utah State University, USA, and holds a Master Degree in Economics from Delhi School of Economics. Dr. Banik’s work focus on application of econometrics in issues relating to international trade, market structure, and development macro economics. He has written a book titled, The Indian Economy: A Macroeconomic perspective, Sage Publication Pvt. Ltd. Additionally, he has published articles in internationally reputed journals, and have consultancy experience with multilateral organizations such as ADB, WTO, UNESCAP, AUSAID, Laffer Associates, and KPMG.