Prof. Maddipati Narsimha Murty is an Adjunct Professor at the Amrita Center for Economics & Governance (ACEG), Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri, Kerala. Professor of Economics Rtd., Institute of Economic Growth, University Enclave Delhi-110007, India, Dr. Murty is currently Fellow, South Asian Network for Development Economics and Environment (SANDEE). Dr Murty specializes in Public Economics and Environmental and Resource Economics. He authored/Co-authored 9 books including four books published by Oxford University Press, one each by Cambridge University Press and SAGE. He published 75 research papers including many papers in international journals. He was a Visiting Ford Foundation Fellow, Department of Economics, University of Birmingham, U.K, Visiting Fellow, Institute of Developing Economies, Japan, Visiting Fellow, London School of Economics, UK, Visiting Professor, National Institute of Public Finance and Policy, New Delhi, Visiting Professor at TERI University, Delhi and Senior Research Associate, Project on Indian Fiscal Systems, University of Warwick, U.K.
He was the Coordinator of World Bank Funded Faculty Upgradation Programmes in Environmental and Resource Economics organized at several institutes and universities in India. He was a Consultant for the World Bank, Asian Development Bank, International Crop Research Institute (ICRISAT), and ESCAP.