Tarun Das Up-to-date CV for Public Financial Management Reforms
Prof. TARUN DASAfrican Development Bank Macroeconomic AdviserTo the Ministry of Finance, Govt of Gambia, Banjul.
Formerly: Economic. Adviser, Ministry of Finance and Adviser (Transport Modeling), Planning Commission, India, Professor (Public Policy), IILM, New Delhi, India; ADB Strategic Planning Expert ,Min of Finance, Mongolia; ADB Macroeconomic Modeling Expert to the Govt of Nepal;World Bank Debt Adviser to Philippines and Uzbekistan;UN-ESCAP Consultant to Bangladesh, Cambodia, China, Laos PDR, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Nepal, Samoa.
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Summary of Bio-data
Prof. Tarun Das is an
internationally acknowledged expert on public policy with 40years’ working experience in 21 countries,
and possesses diversity in skills in research,teaching, training, modeling, policy planning, development management and administration.
He worked as Economic Adviser in the Indian Finance Ministry in 1989-2005 and
served sixdistinguished Finance Ministers viz. Prof. Manmohan Singh, presently Prime Minister
P. Chidambaram, now Home Minister;
Prof. Madhu Dandevate; Yaswant B. Chauhan;Yaswant Sinha and Yaswant Singh. During this period he held additional responsibility as
in the Industrial Investment Bank of India (1993-1995), AllahabadBank (1996-1998), Corporation Bank (1999-2001) and Bank of Maharashtra (2002-2004).
In addition to Public Policy, Dr. Das
andpublished many papers on
public financial reforms and governance, macroeconometricmodeling and forecasting, strategic planning, performance based budgeting, millenniumdevelopment goals, poverty reduction and growth strategy, financial-economic-social cost benefit analysis, management of public/ external debt, transport and urban economics. Hewas
member of many Govt Committees and High Level Govt Delegations abroad
Dr. Das is
presently working as African Development Bank Macroeconomic Adviser
inthe Ministry of Finance, Government of Gambia at Banjul, Africa. Earlier, he worked asAdviser (Transport Policy Planning) in the Planning Commission, and
Professor (PublicPolicy and Research Methodology), and Head (Economics) at the Institute forIntegrated Learning in Management (IILM), Lodhi Road, New Delhi.
has working experience in 21 countries
namely, Bangladesh, China, Cambodia,Ethiopia, Gambia, India, Indonesia, Japan, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Mongolia, Nepal,Philippines, Samoa, Senegal, Singapore, Switzerland, Thailand, UK, Uzbekistan and USA (as
Consultants to various international organizations such as ADB, AfDB, GDN, IMF,ILO, World Bank, UNCTAD, UNDP, UN-ECA, UN-ESCAP, UNITAR, UN-SIAP
also visited 9 other countries
namely Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Ireland,Morocco, New Zealand, U.A.E. and Tonga to attend international conferences.