Ms. Sayonee Majumdar completed her Bachelor degree in Economics (with Honours) from Lady Brabourne College (under University of Calcutta) where she stood first class first in Economics in the final year. She did her Masters degree in Economics from University of Calcutta with a high first class and A+ grade. She has qualified both SET and NET exams. She has completed her M.Phil from University of Calcutta with the specialization on Political Economy (with a special focus on political philosophy related to the discipline of economics). Presently she is pursuing her Ph.D in Economics from University of Calcutta. She has recently published a paper in an international journal (SAGE) and has co-authored a book chapter together with Anjan Chakrabarti and Anup Dhar which is forthcoming from Springer (New York).