Chandan Sapkota

Economist. Senior Fellow at Nepal Economic Forum. Op-Eds at The Kathmandu Post.

Formerly, economics officer at Asian Development Bank, Nepal Resident Mission. Worked as a researcher at SAWTEE, Kathmandu. Also, worked as a consultant for Ministry of Commerce & Supplies (Government of Nepal), FAO, UNDP, GIZ-CIM, DFID, and ADB among others. I was an op-ed columnist for Republica between December 2008 – June 2012. I also worked as a Junior Fellow for Trade, Equity & Development program at Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, Washington, D.C .

Research interests: Nepali and South Asian economy; macroeconomics (growth, fiscal policy, trade and development); policy analysis

I regularly blog on issues related to economic development, public policy and policy analysis in the developing countries. Read my blog here.

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