Atanu Rakshit

Graduate School of Business
Assistant Professor
6039, Block C3
+7 7172 9035

Dr. Atanu Rakshit received his PhD in Economics and M.S. in Applied Economics from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, and his research and teaching interests are in Applied Econometrics, Public Economics, and International Macro-Finance. Atanu’s current research is focused on application of non-linear time series econometrics, the impact of fiscal policy on interest rates and hierarchy in organizations.
Prior to commencing his graduate studies in the U.S., Atanu worked as a Project Associate on a Central Statistical Organization, Govt. of India project on Natural Resource Accounting in India (2003-2005). Atanu has many years of experience consulting and working with international developmental agencies, academia, sovereign wealth funds and public enterprises. Before joining the Graduate School of Business at NU, Atanu was a Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics at the Williams School of Commerce, Politics and Economics at Washington and Lee University, USA. Atanu speaks Bengali, Hindi, English and basic Mandarin and bit of Russian.