Dr. De is a professor at the Research and Information System for Developing Countries (RIS), New Delhi. He is also the coordinator of ASEAN-India Centre (AIC). Dr De works in the field of international economics and has research interests in international trade and development issues.
He was a visiting fellow of the Asian Development Bank Institute (ADBI), Tokyo; and visiting senior fellow of United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP), Bangkok. He has been conducting policy research for the Government of India and several international organisations.
Dr. De has a PhD in economics from the Jadavpur University, Calcutta. He has contributed several research papers in international journals and written books on trade and development. His recent publication as an editor and author includes ASEAN-India Development and Cooperation Report 2015 (Routledge, 2015) and Celebrating the Third Decade and Beyond: New Challenges of ASEAN-India Economic Partnership (Knowledge World, 2016). He is also the editor of the South Asia Economic Journal, published by Sage.
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