Sanchit Gupta is a Research Assistant at the Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations (ICRIER). He is a postgraduate in Economics specializing in Agribusiness Economics from Gokhale Institute of Politics and Economics, Pune. He completed his under graduation in Economics from the University of Delhi. He is currently a member of the Agricultural Research Team under Prof Ashok Gulati working on agricultural pricing and inflation forecasting of various agricultural commodities for the Reserve Bank. He wants to pursue a PhD later in development economics. His areas of interests include environment, institutions, public goods and rural development.