About the author
Bibek Debroy is a member of Niti Aayog. ?He is an economist who has published popular articles, papers and books on economics. ?He also writes on Indology and Sanskrit. ?Penguin published Sarama and Her Children: The Dog in Indian Myth in 2008 and his translation of the Bhagavad Gita in 2006. ?Bibek Debroy was awarded the Padma Shri in 2015.