Shalini Gupta has a keen interest in issues of accountability in governance in Nepal. She is currently researching on educational migration from Nepal. She is also the Managing Editor of the Social Science Baha Newsletter (bi-monthly). She has previously worked at Daayitwa and Samriddhi Foundation as researcher, where she conducted research on entrepreneurship, youth employment, and evidence-based policy-making. She also worked at Sano Paila as a communications/strategy officer in their Birgunj office. She is currently pursuing her Master’s thesis on competition in the educational consulting industry (as part of her MA in Economics from Patan Campus, Tribhuvan University). She did her BA Social Work and Major English at St. Xavier’s College, Maitighar.