Education & experience

EDUCATION

University of Southern California, USA
> Doctor of Philisophy; Economics (1994)
[Dissertation: Food-feed competition, income distribution and welfare immiserization: A simulation analysis and the empirical evidence]
> Master of Arts; Economics (1990)

Presidency College, Calcutta, India
> Bachelor of Science; Economics honours (1988)

Don Bosco School, Calcutta, India
> Indian School Certificate (1985)
> Indian Certificate for Secondary Education (1983)

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

University of Sheffield, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, UK
> Chair in Finance, Sheffield University Management School (02/2014 – present)
> Associate Fellow, Sir Bernard Crick Centre for Public Understanding of Politics (12/2014 – present)
> Associate Fellow, The Sheffield Institute of International Development (08/2016 – present)
> Elected member of the Senate (08/2019 – present)
> Associate Fellow, Sheffield Political Economy Research Institute (11/2019 – present)
> Research Development Director (Finance), Accounting & Financial Management, Sheffield University Management School (11/2019 – present)

Aston University, Birmingham, West Midlands, UK
> Researcher, Enterprise Research Centre (ESRC funded) (01/2013 – 01/2014)
> Professor in International Business & Economics, Aston Business School (08/2012 – 01/2014)
> Head, Economics & Strategy Group, Aston Business School (08/2012 – 12/2013)
> Reader in International Business & Economics, Aston Business School (01/2010 – 07/2012)

Brunel University, Uxbridge, Middlesex, UK
> Director of Undergraduate Studies, School of Social Sciences (09/2009 – 12/2009)
> Senior Lecturer, Department of Economics & Finance, School of Social Sciences (08/2007 – 12/2009)
> Convener and Admissions Tutor, Economics & Finance masters programmes (08/2007 – 08/2009)
> Lecturer, Department of Economics & Finance, School of Social Sciences (09/2005 – 07/2007)

Queen’s University Belfast, Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK
> Lecturer, School of Management and Economics (06/2003 – 08/2005)

London Business School, London, UK
> Research Fellow, Centre for New & Emerging Markets (DfID funded) (05/2001 – 05/2003)

Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Rostock, Germany
> Research Fellow (08/2000 – 04/2001)

ICRA Limited (Affiliate of Moody’s Investors Service), India
> Senior Economist, Project on Money & Finance in India

National Institute of Public Finance and Policy, New Delhi, India
> Senior Consultant (06/1996 – 03/1997)

Varna University of Economics, Varna, Bulgaria
> “Civic Education Project” Visiting Lecturer (09/1994 – 05/1996, 01/2000 – 05/2000)

OTHER PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

Carnegie Trust (for the Universities of Scotland)
> Member, Pool of Peer Reviewers (02/2018 – present)

Global Labor Organization
> Fellow (03/2017 – present)

Economic and Social Research Service, UK
> Member, Peer Review College (10/2015 – present)
> Member, GCRF Peer Review Group (10/2016 – present)

IZA – Institute of Labor Economics, Bonn, Germany
> Research Fellow (09/2005 – present)

Higher Education Academy, UK
> Fellow (03/2007 – present)

William Davidson Institute, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
> Research Fellow (05/2001 – 10/2016)

EDITORIAL SERVICES

Social Sciences & Humanities Open (Elsevier)
> Editor Board (11/2019 – present)

International Journal of Emerging Markets (Emerald)
> Senior Editor (03/2018 – present)

Journal of World Business (Elsevier)
> Editorial Review Board (01/2018 – present)

Borsa Istanbul Review (Elsevier)
> Editorial Board (12/2013 – 02/2017)

Economic Systems (Elsevier)
> Editorial Board (01/2013 – 12/2017)

Emerging Markets Finance & Trade (Taylor & Francis)
> Associate Editor (01/2005 – present)
> Editorial Board (08/2003 – 12/2004)

EXTERNAL EXAMINER

University of Nottingham, Nottingham University Buiness School (11/2017 – present)

The London School of Economics and Political Science, Department of Management, UK (11/2012 – 07/2014)

Queen Mary – University of London, School of Business and Management, UK (01/2010 – 12/2012)

Middlesex University, Middlesex University Business School, UK (09/2006 – 07/2010)