Monisankar Bishnu is a faculty member at the Indian Statistical Institute (ISI), New Delhi. Prior to ISI Delhi, he was a Senior Lecturer in the Economics Department of the Australian National University (ANU). Monisankar’s research is in the areas of public finance, macroeconomics, inter-generational issues and the macro aspects of environmental economics. Monisankar received his Ph. D. from Iowa State University (ISU) in 2010 and has taught at ANU and ISU. Presently, he is also a Visiting Fellow at the Research School of Economics, ANU.