Dr. Udbodh Usakar Rijal holds PhD degree in Economics from Wayne State University, USA. He is a regular staff of New ERA. He is a statistician by training and involved in appropriate sampling design, review field survey tools, data management and data analysis in various research studies conducted by New ERA. He has served in the capacity of team leader in a number of survey research projects carried out by New ERA. Dr. Rijal is with New ERA since 2017.