Dr. Dipti Ranjan Mohapatra is an Associate Professor of Economics in Madawalabu University, Ethiopia. He attended Jamia Millia Islamia Central University, New Delhi for his Master's and PhD. Before joining Madawalabu University, he worked as a professional economist with the world major infrastructure set up -JACOBS' CES, New Delhi. In the past, he was involved in carrying out educational research with India's premier research bodies such as National Council of Educational Research and Training, New Delhi and National University of Educational Planning and Administration, New Delhi. Dr. Mohapatra was earlier involved in carrying out consulting works on projects of major funding agencies like World Bank, ADB, AFDB, different ministries and department of Government of India and Kenya. Presently he has been teaching international economics, micro economics, developmental planning & project analysis and statistics to university students. His research interests are international trade, foreign direct investment, project analysis, transport economics, educational economics and corporate ethics. His published work has appeared in many Indian and European journals. He derives genuine pleasure in teaching and conducting applied economic research.