N K Singh
N. K. Singh is a celebrated Economist, former bureaucrat and former Member of Parliament. He is currently the Chairman of the Review Committee on the Fiscal Responsibility and Budget Management Act in the Union Ministry of Finance. He is also a Senior Member of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). He has served on several Parliamentary Standing Committees and Task Forces including the Public Accounts Committee, Foreign Affairs and the Task Forces on Telecom and National Highways.
Mr. Singh has handled important public portfolios in India's Economic Reforms Strategy and held the offices of the Revenue as well as the Expenditure Secretary in the Department of Economic Affairs. He was also a Member of the Planning Commission and has held the office of the Secretary to the Prime Minister of India.
He is also a Member of the Board in reputed institutions like ICRIER, IMI, ASPEN, Nalanda University, World Economic Forum and the Hindustan Times. He serves as a Chairperson to the Endowments Committee at Nalanda University, the Indian Advisory Boards of the London School of Economics and Columbia University respectively. He has also been a professor of Economics at St. Stephen's College, University of Delhi.
Apart from being a reputed columnist for leading Indian dailies like The Indian Express, Financial Express, Hindustan Times, Hindustan and NDTV; he has authored three books entitled, "Not by Reason Alone", "The Politics of Change" and "The New Bihar".