TK ARUN is Consulting Editor at The Economic Times and was formerly the paper’s Resident Editor. He did his Masters in Economics from the
Centre for Economic Studies and Planning, Jawaharlal Nehru University and worked for some time at the Kerala State Planning Board.
APARNA BALACHANDRAN teaches in the Department of History, University of Delhi.
KAJAL BASU is a senior journalist who has been a tearaway science fiction enthusiast for almost
ABIR BAZAZ is Assistant Professor of English at Ashoka University. He is also a documentary filmmaker.
SUPRIYA CHAUDHURI is Professor Emerita in the Department of English, Jadavpur University, Kolkata.
DEVANGSHU DATTA is a columnist for Business Standard. He writes about markets,
economics and technology.
BIBEK DEBROY is Chairman of the Economic Advisory Council to the Prime Minister of India.
AMAR FAROOQUI teaches in the Department of History, University of Delhi.
MOHAN GURUSWAMY is a Visiting Fellow at the Observer Research Foundation and the Forum for Strategic Initiatives, New Delhi, and heads
the Centre for Policy Alternatives, New Delhi.
PREM SHANKAR JHA is a former Editor of Financial Express and The Economic Times. He was Economic Editor of the Times of India from 1970 to
1986. He is the author of India: A Political Economy of Stagnation(1980), The Perilous Road to the Market - Political Economy of Reform in Russia, India
and China (2001) and Crouching Dragon, Hidden Tiger: Can China and India dominate the West (2009).
MINI KAPOOR is a Delhi-based journalist.
RAJEEV MALHOTRA is a Professor in the School of Government and Public Policy, O.P. Jindal Global University, Delhi NCR. He has worked for
the Government of India and the United Nations in the past. His recent publications include: Economic Theory and Policy Amidst Global Discontent,
(Routledge, 2018), India Public Policy Report 2014 (OUP, 2014) and A Critical Decade-Polices for India’s Development
RANJIT NAIR is the founding Director of the Centre for Philosophy and Foundations of Science and President of the World Institute for Advanced
Study, New Delhi.
PULIN B NAYAK taught Economics at the University of Delhi.
AMRITA SEN is Associate Professor of Humanities at Heritage Institute of Technology and affiliated faculty at Heritage College, University of
Calcutta. She has published on East India Company women, Bollywood appropriations of Shakespeare and early modern ethnography.
MOHAMMAD ASIM SIDDIQUI teaches English at Aligarh Muslim University.
SUNIT SINGH teaches at the University of Chicago.
NAVDEEP SURI is India’s ambassador to UAE. He has translated several works of his grandfather Nanak Singh from Punjabi, including the long
poem ‘Khooni Vaisakhi’.
HARISH TRIVEDI taught English at the University of Delhi.
ACHIN VANAIK is a former Professor of International Relations and Global Politics, University of Delhi. His latest book is The Rise of Hindu
Authoritarianism: Secular Claims, Communal Realities (Verso, 2017). The Indian edition is Hindutva Rising: Secular Claims, Communal Realities
HARI VASUDEVAN is President of the Institute of Development Studies, Kolkata, and a former Professor in the Department of History,