About the Author
Ashok Gulati is currently Infosys Chair Professor for Agriculture at the Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations (ICRIER). He is an eminent Indian agricultural economist and a former Chairman of the Commission for Agricultural Costs and Prices (CACP), Government of India (2011-2014). He is a member of the Central Board of Directors in the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) and National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD). Dr Gulati has been deeply involved in policy analysis and advice in India. Prof Gulati has 14 books to his credit on Indian and Asian agriculture, besides numerous research papers in national and international journals. He has been a prolific writer in leading newspapers in India. He has done his MA and PhD from Delhi School of Economics.