Opinion: Sonalde Desai: Population growth and the changing geographic and generational balance of power The
Opinion: Soumi Roy Chowdhury & Sanjib Pohit: Exposure to nanoparticles, arising from both natural and
NCAER-NSE Business Expectations Survey for 2022–23: Q2 The Business Confidence Index is higher than it
The IHDS Forum is a monthly update of publications, op-eds and data news based on the India Human Development Survey (IHDS), which was jointly conducted by NCAER and the University of Maryland in two rounds, in 2004-05 and 2011-12. The third round of the project has also been launched and is currently underway.
The need to create a globally competitive electronics industry that meets international standards of excellence and efficiently caters to both the domestic and export markets has always been a priority for the country. Accordingly, the National Policy on Electronics (NPE), 2019, and its precursor in 2012, laid down certain goals to significantly boost domestic production by encouraging and driving capabilities in the country for developing core components and creating an enabling environment for the industry to compete globally.
The National Council of Applied Economic Research (NCAER) has been holding its annual marquee event, the India Policy Forum (IPF) Conference, every year since 2004. The IPF Conference, held in New Delhi, is attended by a galaxy of eminent policymakers, scholars, practitioners, academics, and members... Read More
The National Council of Applied Economic Research (NCAER) and the Society for Economics Research in India (SERI), in collaboration with Econometric Society and Econ Job Market, have set up Indian Job Market for Economists (IJME). The collaboration aims to create a platform to bring together... Read More
The National Council of Applied Economic Research (NCAER) and the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) are organising an in-person seminar for the regional launch of the AIIB Finance Report 2022, titled, “Moonshots for the Emerging World: Building State Capacity and Mobilising the Private Sector toward... Read More
NCAER organised a hybrid seminar on Another Gendered Demographic Dividend: The Rise of Sonless Families and their Transformative Adaptations by Dr Keera Allendorf, Indiana University, on Monday, November 7, 2022. Dr Allendorf’s paper suggests that a neglected consequence of declining fertility is the likely rise... Read More
NCAER’s roots lie in Prime Minister Nehru’s early vision of a newly-independent India needing independent institutions as sounding boards for the government and the private sector. Remarkably for its time, NCAER was started in 1956 as a public-private partnership, both catering to and funded by the government and private industry. NCAER’s first Governing Body included the entire Cabinet of economic Ministers and the leading lights of the private sector, including names like C. D. Deshmukh, J.R.D. Tata, John Mathai, and Asoka Mehta. The Ford Foundation provided strong financial support in the early years, combined with support from the Finance Ministry and Tata Sons.
On October 31, 1959, Prime Minister Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru laid the foundation stone for the current iconic campus designed by Harvard-trained architect, A. P. Kanvinde. In doing so, he laid the foundation for a unique research institution that has stood the test of time in its service to the nation. More than five decades later on July 27, 2013, Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh laid the foundation stone for the new NCAER India.Read more