Razeen Sally is Visiting Associate Professor at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at the National University of Singapore. He was Chairman of the Institute of Policy Studies, the main economic-policy think tank in his native Sri Lanka, and Senior Adviser to Hon. Mangala Samaraweera, Sri Lanka’s Minister of Finance. Previously he taught at the London School of Economics, where he received his PhD. He has been Director of the European Centre for International Political Economy, a global-economy think tank in Brussels. He has held visiting research and teaching positions in the USA, France, Australia and Hong Kong. He was also Chair of the World Economic Forum’s Global Agenda Council on Competitiveness. His new book on Sri Lanka will be published in 2019.