Qamar Alam is an Assistant Professor in Banasthali Vidyapith, Rajasthan, India. He is a life member of The Indian Economic Association.His research interestsliein the fields of International Trade and Macroeconomics. His current work focuses on topics such as the gravity model of trade, inflation, and trade openness. He has published several research papers in journals of repute including indexed journals and chapters in books.He has presented several research papers at national and internal conferences. Dr.Alam completed his B.A. (Hons.),M.A., and Ph.D. in Economics from Aligarh Muslim University. He holds two other degrees of Bachelor of Education and a Post Graduate Diploma in Banking, Risk, Insurance, and Management from the same university.