INDIANA UNIVERSITY, Bloomington, IN: Ph.D., Economics, 1993
DELHI SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS, Delhi, India: M.A in Economics, 1987
UNIVERSITY OF DELHI, India: B.A. (Hons) Economics, 1985
Awards and Honors:
The Taulman A. Miller award for outstanding International Student, College of Arts and Sciences, Indiana University, Bloomington, 1993.
Alice French award for the Outstanding Associate Lecturer, Economics Department, College of Arts and Sciences, Indiana University, 1992.
Three Essays on International Trade and Finance
Areas of Concentration: International Trade and Finance, Financial Markets, Macroeconomics
The Macroeconomic Implications of Sovereign Wealth Funds, IMF Working Paper, 2008 (forthcoming).
Foreign Direct Investment in Africa—Some Case Studies, with Anupam Basu, IMF Survey,
2002; WEO (2002); and Working Paper (WP/02/61) and International Monetary Fund.
The Failure of Real Targets for Monetary Policy: The Case of Zimbabwe, with Mark Ellyne,
Working Paper, April 1999, International Monetary Fund.
Tax Incentives for Import-Substituting Foreign Investment: Does Signaling Play a Role?,
with Horst Raff, Journal of Public Economics 67 (1998) 167 – 193.
Japanese and U.S. Firms as Foreign Investors: Do they March to the Same Tune?, with
Ashoka Mody, Canadian Journal of Economics, October 1998, 779 – 799.
Do Supplier Switching Costs Differ Across Japanese and U.S. Multinational Firms?, with
Steven Hackett, Japan and the World Economy 10, 1998, 13 – 32.
Duration of Firms in an Infant Industry: the Case of Indian Computer Hardware, with
Sanghamitra Das, Journal of Development Economics Vol. 53 (1997) 157 – 167.
An Empirical Analysis of the Political Economy of Tariffs, Economics and Politics, March
1997, 55 – 70.
Vietnam: Transition to a Market Economy, with John Dodsworth and others, Occasional
Paper, International Monetary Fund, March 1996.
IMF Books and Working Papers:
Unconventional Choices for Unconventional Times Credit and Quantitative Easing in Advanced Economies, Staff Position Note No. 2009/27, November 04, 2009
Foreign Direct Investment in Africa--Some Case Studies, Working Paper No. 02/61, April 01, 2002
Vietnam: Transition to a Market Economy, Occasional Paper No. 135, March 15, 1996
IMF Country Reports
Foreign Direct Investment in Emerging Market Countries, Report of the CMCG Working
Group, 2003 (Co-chaired by Gerd Haeusler and Stephen Green, HSBC).
Investor Relations Programs—Report of the CMCG Working Group on Creditor-Debtor
Relations, 2001 (co-chaired by Stanley Fischer and Robert Pozen, Fidelity).
Other Published Materials
Coordinated Global Remedies for Crisis Resolution, with Charles Collyns, The Business Times, Singapore, November 14, 2008.
The Changing Dynamics of Global Inflation, with Charles Collyns, The Business Standard, India, July 20, 2008.
Dynamics of the Global Economy are Changing, with Charles Collyns, The Business Times, Singapore, May 9, 2008.
Responding to Capital Inflows”, with Kalpana Kochhar, Op Ed, Mint-Wall Street
Journal, India (www.livemint.com), June 21, 2007.
Growth and Income Distribution in India: An Analysis of Regional Disparities, with Isher
Judge Ahluwalia, Economic Times, India, May 19, 1988.