Dr. Sarmistha Das has over 16 years of experience as an Economist. Being an alumnus of Jadavpur University, Kolkata she started her career as a UGC Sponsored Research Fellow in Jadavpur University, Kolkata. During this period she got the valuable chance to train herself intensively in research tools and techniques by attending several workshops, seminars. She has a keen interest in research and academics. Her research papers were accepted and appreciated in various national and international conferences conducted by Conference of the Parties (COP) by United Nation Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), Indian Statistical Institute, Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher Learning, Indian Econometric Society (IES), University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh and Jadavpur University etc. Since 2001 she has presented paper in various conferences. Along with this her research papers are appreciated and published in several national and international journals. Now she is actively involved social and environmental research in her present organization Eastern Institute for Integrated Learning in Management (EIILM). She has handled several externally funded projects which were mainly based on primary data.