About

Economist.

Currently, an economist and a senior fellow at Nepal Economic Forum, and contributing economic and political analysis for The Economist Intelligence Unit and The Kathmandu Post

Previously, economics officer at Asian Development Bank’s Nepal Resident Mission; researcher at South Asia Watch on Trade, Economics and Environment in Kathmandu; junior fellow at Carnegie Endowment for International Peace in Washington, DC, among others. Also worked as a consultant for the government and several international development agencies. Regularly featured in the media.

Research interests: Nepali and South Asian economy; macroeconomics (growth, fiscal policy, trade and development); policy analysis

I regularly blog on issues related to economic development, public policy and policy analysis in the developing countries. Read my blog here.  

Blog posts are personal. They neither reflect the views of nor endorsed by the institutions I am associated with.