Nilanjan Banik Associate Professor, Mahindra École Centrale, Hyderabad, India
Nilanjan Banik is PhD in economics from Utah State University, and MA in economics from Delhi School of Economics. His works focus on the application of time series analysis in issues relating to international trade, market structure, and development economics. Nilanjan has project experience with Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Australia; Laffer Associates, USA; Ministry of Commerce, Government of India; Research and Information System for Developing Countries (RIS), New Delhi; Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations (ICRIER), New Delhi; Centre for Economic Policy Research, UK; Asian Development Bank Institute, Tokyo; Asian Development Bank, Manila; South Asia Network of Economic Research Institutes (SANEI); UNESCAP-ARTNeT, Thailand, and World Trade Organization, Geneva.
He was, until recently, Professor and Program Director with the Institute for Financial Management and Research (IFMR), Chennai. At present, he is associated with Mahindra École Centrale and a Consultant with CUTS International and KPMG, India. He has been on the faculty at Utah State University, USA; University of Durham, UK; University of Greenland, Nuuk; Institute for Financial Management and Research (IFMR), Chennai; Indian Institute of Management (Indore, Rohtak, and Ranchi); Madras School of Economics; and Reserve Bank Staff College, Chennai. He has also provided training for lateral recruits for Union Public Service Commission and ICICI Bank.
He has published with several leading journals in addition to contributing to edited volumes. He also has the distinction of writing editorials for all English dailies in India and has written over 150 editorials.