Dr. K. Baby is working as Assistant Professor in Economics and also is the Head of the Post Graduate Department of Economics, Govt. College, Chittur, Palakkad, Kerala. She took her MA degree from Govt. Victoria College, Palakkad, Kerala, under Calicut University and Doctorate Degree from Department of Economics, Bharathiyar University, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu. Her research area was “Cost Benefit and Household Behavior of Solid Waste Management with Special Reference to Palakkad Municipality, Kerala’’ and Specialization area was Environmental Economics. She has 14 years teaching experience in Govt. College. She contributed much to academic and research level by presenting papers in national and international levels, and published research articles in national and international reputed peer reviewed journals. She published one edited book and contributed many research articles in edited books.