About the Author
Vijay Shankar Vyas
Vijay Shankar Vyas is the Chairman of the Ajit Foundation, an institution working for last two decades for empowering youth. He has a PhD in economics and has taught at Bombay University, Sardar Patel University and Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad. He was awarded DLitt (honoris causa) by Maharana Pratap University of Agricultural Sciences, Udaipur. He was Director of Indian Institute of Management-Ahmedabad and Chairman, Governing Board of the Institute of Development Studies, Jaipur. He has been Senior Advisor in the World Bank, Member of the Economic Advisory Council of the Prime Minister, Member of the Central Board of Reserve Bank of India and Deputy Chairman of the State Planning Board of Rajasthan. He was awarded Padma Bhushan in 2006 by the President of India.