Amey Sapre is a Consultant in the Macro-Finance group at the National Institute of Public Finance and Policy (NIPFP), New Delhi. He graduated from Symbiosis International University, Pune and has a PhD in Economics from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kanpur. Prior to joining IIT Kanpur, he was a teaching assistant in Economics at Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Ahmedabad, and IIM Indore. He also worked as a UGC-SAP Research Fellow at the School of Economics, Indore on several sponsored research programs in areas of development and agriculture. His research interests include public finance, tax evasion, shadow economy and national accounts statistics.