Defence Procurement, Offsets, Defence Industry and Military Spending
Masters in Applied and Analytical Economics, and PhD from School of International Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi
As a member of IDSA’s Defence Economics and Industry Centre, Dr. Behera undertakes policy-relevant research pertaining to various economic aspects of Indian defence. He was closely associated with two high-level committees set up by the Indian Ministry of Defence on Defence Acquisition Reforms and Defence Expenditure Review. He was also the consultant to the Task Force on Self-Reliance and Defence Modernisation constituted by the National Security Council Secretariat, Government of India.