Akash Kumar is a final year student at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras in India. He also leads Academic Programs for Students for Liberty in South Asia. His intellectual influences include Milton Friedman, James Buchanan, BR Shenoy and Minoo Masani. He is the host of a brand new podcast, Arth Unearth, which deconstructs themes from movies and TV shows to discuss the economics, politics and science behind it.
He loves to travel around the world, try new cuisine- only vegetarian and offer personalized book recommendations for coffee.