Rakesh Mohan is Professor in the Practice of International Economics of Finance, School of Management, and Senior Fellow, Jackson Institute of Global Affairs, Yale University from July 2010. He is also Non Resident Senior Research Fellow of Stanford Centre for International Development, Stanford University Stanford. He is Chairman, National Transport Development Policy Committee, Government of India, in the rank of Minister of State. In addition, he is Vice-Chairman, Indian Institute of Human Settlements; and Global Adviser, McKinsey and Company. During June 15, 2009 to December 15, 2009, he was Distinguished Consulting Professor at Stanford Centre for International Development at Stanford University. Prior to this, he was Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India (September 9, 2002 to October 31, 2004 and July 2, 2005 to June 10, 2009). He was as the Secretary, Department of Economic Affairs, Ministry of Finance, Government of India in 2004-2005. He is the author of three books on urban economics and two on monetary policy. His most recent book is, "Growth with Financial Stability: Central Banking in an Emerging Market: (OUP, 2011).