Biswajit Nag is an Associate Professor at the Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT), New Delhi. Involved in empirical economic research for more than 15 years, he also has teaching experience in Europe and Africa.Currently, Dr. Nag is engaged in Capacity Development Programmes for African Nations at IIFT. Earlier, he served in the Poverty and Development Division of UN-ESCAP, Bangkok. Dr. Nag has completed a number of projects and conducted research for the Government of India, World Bank, UN, DFID, and the ADB.