Dr. Attakrit holds a Master of Science and a PhD in economics from the London School of Economics and Political Science. He was a Research Fellow at the Institute of Labour Economics, Leibniz University of Hannover. Also, he was a Visiting Fellow of Puey Ungphakorn Institute for Economic Research. His research interests are labour economics, applied econometrics and health economics. At the present, he is Research Fellow of Health Economics Research Unit, University of Aberdeen, Scotland.