Parma is a part of the Public Finance team and leading the study on benefit incidence analysis for health and education. Prior to joining AI, she has worked as a Consultant at National Institute of Public Finance and Policy (NIPFP) on macro modelling and forecasting Gross Domestic Product (GDP) using time series econometrics. She also worked as a Young Professional in Planning Commission and Fourteenth Finance Commission and as a Research Officer in Indian Institute of Public Administration. Her key areas of interest are time series econometrics, fiscal policy, income distribution and growth. She has submitted her Ph.D. in Economics at Centre for Economic Studies and Planning, Jawaharlal Nehru University.