Megha Mukim is currently completing her doctoral work at the London School of Economics and Political Science. She holds an M.Phil degree from Cambridge University, an M.A. from the School of Oriental and African Studies in London, and a B.A. with Honors from Delhi University's Shri Ram College of Commerce. She also was a Fox Fellow at Yale University, a Research Officer at the World Health Organization, and a consultant to the World Trade Organization, the Ministry of Commerce of India and the Confederation of Indian Industry.