Bhabani Shankar Nayak

University for the Creative Arts United Kingdom

Dr. Bhabani Shankar Nayak is a political economist working as a Reader in Business Management and Director of an MBA at the University of the Creative Arts (UCA), UK. Before moving to UCA, I worked in the universities in Sussex, Glasgow, Manchester, York, and Coventry for the last eighteen years. My research interests consist of four closely interrelated and mutually guiding programs i.e. i) political economy of public policy, indigenous and sustainable development, gender and environment in South Asia, ii) market, microfinance, religion and social business, iii) faith, freedom, globalization and governance and iv) Hindu religion and capitalism. The regional focus of my research is on the impacts of neoliberalism on the social, cultural, and economic transition of indigenous and rural communities in South Asia. His research expertise consists of four closely interrelated and mutually guiding programs i.e. i) political economy of public policy, indigenous and sustainable development, gender and environment in South Asia, ii) market, microfinance, religion and social business, iii) faith, freedom, globalization and governance and iv) Hindu religion and capitalism. The regional focus of my research is on the impacts of neoliberalism on the social, cultural, and economic transition of indigenous and rural communities in South Asia.

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