Dr. Sanjay Rode has completed PhD from Department of Economics, University of Mumbai in 2005. His area of research interest is Development Economics. He has worked on various national and international research projects related to different areas in economics. He has written over forty research papers and eight books. He has done many major and minor research projects. He worked as national economist on project of Asian Development Bank, Director on ICSSR project and Research fellow on ILO project. He is teaching Economics to undergraduate and post graduate students in S.K. Somaiya College, Somaiya University, Maharashtra, India.