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NCAER Public Lecture by Gita Gopinath, December 15, 2021
Global Recovery from the Pandemic Policy Challenges in 2022
The 9th NCAER C. D. Deshmukh Lecture 2021
The Global Economic Outlook 2021: Averting a Great Divergence” by Gita Gopinath
The 8th NCAER C. D. Deshmukh Memorial Lecture 2020, February 13, 2020
India in a Changing World by David Lipton
The Unveiling Ceremony of NCAER’s new building, August, 27, 2019
NCAER T1 Building named as 'The John Matthai Tower
The 16th India Policy Forum 2019 July 8-10, 2019
IPF Lecture on Modern Macroeconomic Policy by Stanley Fisher

Past Events

Public Lecture by Barry Eichengreeen, Distinguished Visiting Professor, NCAER,
August 5, 2022
Barry Eichengreen, Distinguished Visiting Professor at NCAER, and Professor of Economics and Political Science at the University of California, Berkeley, delivered a public lecture titled, “The Stealth Erosion of Dollar Dominance”, at the Amex Hall, Delhi School of Economics, University of Delhi, on Friday, August 5, 2022.


The India Policy Forum 2022
July 12, 2022
NCAER hosted its annual flagship event, the India Policy Forum (IPF) from July 12-13, 2022. The event was held in person at the India International Centre and NCAER in New Delhi.

  
What does the Evidence Show? Consumption, Poverty and the Labour Market in India - 2011/12-Present
June 9, 2022
This webinar hosted Dr Surjit S. Bhalla, Executive Director for India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Bhutan at the IMF, and Dr Tirthatanmoy Das, Associate Professor in the Economics and Social Sciences Area at the Indian Institute of Management Bangalore. Dr Amit Basole, Associate Professor of Economics and Head, Centre for Sustainable Employment, Azim Premji University, was the discussant. The discussion was moderated by Dr Sonalde Desai, Distinguished University Professor, University of Maryland and Professor, NCAER.

     
Role of National Financial Reporting Authority, NFRA in Investor Education and Protection
May 25, 2022
The webinar organised by NCAER is part of the Investor Education and Protection Fund (IEPF) Chair Unit’s webinar series. NCAER established the IEPF Chair Unit in 2020, with funding from the Investor Education and Protection Fund Authority, Ministry of Corporate Affairs. NCAER’s IEPF Chair Unit conducts research on contemporary issues related to investor education and protection, and an analysis of related economic and regulatory issues.


Improving Investor Education and Protection in the Bond Market in India
April 29, 2022
The webinar organised by NCAER is part of its Investor Education and Protection Fund (IEPF) Chair Unit’s webinar series. NCAER established the IEPF Chair Unit in 2020, with funding from the Investor Education and Protection Fund Authority, Ministry of Corporate Affairs. NCAER’s IEPF Chair Unit conducts research on contemporary issues related to investor education and protection, and an analysis of related economic and regulatory issues.


Long-term Impact of the Pandemic on People’s Lives and Lessons for Developing an Inclusive Social Protection Programme
March 23, 2022
A webinar discussion on the Long-term impact of the pandemic on people’s lives and lessons for developing an inclusive social protection programme, moderated by Dr Sonalde Desai, Professor, NCAER, was held on March 23, 2022.

  
Health Data Ecosystem and Pandemic Preparedness
March 16, 2022
A webinar on Health Data Ecosystem and Pandemic Preparedness was held with Dr Gagandeep Kang, Professor, CMC Vellore; Dr Sanghamitra Pati, Director, ICMR Bhubaneswar; and Dr Peter Lloyd-Sherlock, Professor, University of East Anglia. Dr Aravinda Meera Guntupalli, Senior Lecturer in Global Health, University of Aberdeen, was the discussant. The discussion was moderated by Dr Arokiasamy Perianayagam, Professor, NCAER.


‘Conversations with NCAER’ | Implications of the Haryana Government's job quota for locals (fourth Webinar)
March 14, 2022
A webinar to discuss the Implications of the Haryana Government’s job quota for locals in the light of recent judicial pronouncements was organised by NCAER. The webinar, the fourth of our webinar series titled ‘Conversations with NCAER’, was held with Neeraj Kaushal, Professor, Columbia University, Santosh Mehrotra, Visiting Professor, Centre for Development Studies, University of Bath, and Arghya Sengupta, Founder and Research Director, Vidhi Centre for Legal Policy. The discussion was moderated by Mythili Bhusnurmath, Senior Adviser, NCAER.


Re-imagining Data Systems as if Women Counted
March 8, 2022
After decades of feminist advocacy, it is now accepted as a part of conventional wisdom that all data collection systems should provide gender-disaggregated data. However, this ‘add gender and stir’ approach often fails to capture data that is critical for developing gender-friendly policies, especially data on care responsibilities, access to public spaces, and, discrimination in employment. NCAER organised a discussion on re-imagining data systems from a gendered perspective to celebrate International Women’s Day, March 8, 2022.

  
NCAER Report Release: Present and Potential Contribution of Microfinance to India’s Economy
March 2, 2022
NCAER and Microfinance Institutions Network (MFIN) released a report titled Present and Potential Contribution of Microfinance to India’s Economy. The report was released by Dr Rajiv Kumar, Vice Chairman, NITI Aayog in a virtual event.


Tracking Lives and Livelihoods through the Pandemic
March 2, 2022
How have the lives of residents of Delhi and other areas in the National Capital Region (NCR) changed over the past two years since the advent of COVID? NCAER National Data Innovation Centre (NCAER-NDIC) team discussed results from the Delhi Metropolitan Area Study (DMAS), which interviewed residents from Delhi-NCR in 2019, before the onset of the pandemic, and has continued to follow their lives since then, as they have struggled to protect their health and livelihoods, and to educate their children through the biggest global crisis of our generation.

     
Role of NGOs in Educating India Financially
February 26, 2022
A webinar on Role of NGOs in Educating India Financially with special reference to changing dynamics in women’s empowerment was organised by NCAER as part of the Investor Education and Protection Fund (IEPF) Chair Unit’s webinar series. NCAER established the IEPF Chair Unit in 2020, with funding from the Investor Education and Protection Fund Authority, Ministry of Corporate Affairs. NCAER’s IEPF Chair Unit conducts research on contemporary issues related to investor education and protection, and an analysis of related economic and regulatory issues.


Report on Global Economic Prospects, January 2022
February 24, 2022
NCAER organised a webinar to discuss the report on Global Economic Prospects, January 2022 with Dr Indermit Gill, Vice President, World Bank and Mr Ayhan Kose, Chief Economist and Director of the Prospects Group in the Equitable Growth, Finance, and Institutions Practice Group of the World Bank. Professor Manoj Pant, Director and Vice Chancellor, Indian Institute of Foreign Trade, and Dr Poonam Gupta, Director General, NCAER, will be the discussants. The discussion was be moderated by Ms Mythili Bhusnurmath, Senior Adviser, NCAER.


The 16th 5-Institute Budget Seminar 2022
February 7, 2022
The heads of the five Institutes, the Centre for Policy Research (CPR), the Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations (ICRIER), the India Development Foundation (IDF), the National Council of Applied Economic Research (NCAER), and the National Institute of Public Finance and Policy (NIPFP), came together again, as they have been doing since March 2007, to discuss and present a reform and development perspective on the 2022-23 Union Budget.

  
NCAER Webinar on Issues facing small investors and what can they hope for from Budget 22-23
January 21, 2022
A webinar on Issues facing small investors and what can they hope for from Budget 2022-23 was be held virtually on Friday, January 21, 2022 with Mr Nilesh Shah, Managing Director, Kotak Mahindra Asset Management Co. Ltd and Mr N S Venkatesh, Chief Executive, Association of Mutual Funds in India. The discussion was moderated by Ms Mythili Bhusnurmath, Senior Adviser, NCAER. The webinar is part of the Investor Education and Protection Fund (IEPF) monthly webinar series. NCAER established the IEPF Chair Unit in 2020, with funding from the Investor Education and Protection Fund Authority, Ministry of Corporate Affairs. NCAER’s IEPF Chair Unit conducts research on contemporary issues related to investor education and protection, and an analysis of related economic, legal and regulatory issues.

  
‘Book Launch’ The German Chambers of Commerce and Industry
December 21, 2021
NCAER organised a launch of the book, The German Chambers of Commerce and Industry, held virtually, with the author, Prof Andrè Habisch of Catholic University Eichstaett-Ingolstadt. The discussion was moderated by Dr Poonam Munjal, Senior Fellow, NCAER. The discussants were Prof Santosh Mehrotra, Visiting Professor, Centre for Development Studies, University of Bath, U.K. and Dr Bornali Bhandari, Senior Fellow, NCAER.This book examines a key factor driving the enduring international success of German companies. Beyond industrial specialisation, peaceful labour relations, local financial markets, and the “Miracle of the Mittelstand”, it focuses on a characteristic aspect of governance within the German economy, symbolised by the Chambers of Commerce and Industry.


NCAER Public Lecture: Global Recovery from the Pandemic Policy Challenges in 2022
December 15, 2021
NCAER hosted a lecture by Dr Gita Gopinath, Chief Economist at the International Monetary Fund. Dr Poonam Gupta, NCAER Director General, chaired and moderated the session. The talk by Dr Gopinath focused on the outlook for global growth in the year to come. As the global economy recovers from the pandemic, a great deal of uncertainty remains about new COVID-19 variants and increased inflation pressures in many countries. Dr Gopinath discussed how policymakers can best deal with these challenges in an increasingly uncertain environment.

     
Conversations with NCAER’ | Recalibrating the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (Third Webinar)
December 14, 2021
This webinar on Recalibrating the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code was the third of our monthly webinar series titled ‘Conversations with NCAER’, held virtually on December 14, 2021. NCAER hosted Shri Jayant Sinha, Member of Parliament, Lok Sabha, Mr M.S. Sahoo, Former Chairperson, IBBI, and Mr Pallav Mohapatra, CEO, ARCIL for this conversation. The discussion was moderated by Ms Mythili Bhusnurmath, Senior Adviser, NCAER.

     
LAUNCH ANNOUNCEMENT: NCAER Gig Economy Initiative
December 7, 2021
NCAER launched a new NCAER research programme on the “Gig Economy”. The proposed programme seeks to holistically analyse the socio-economic impact of the platform economy in India. The research programme is divided into two phases. In the first phase, we will study the food delivery sector including delivery partners, restaurants and platform providers.


Know Your Regulator Series | ‘Mr Navreet Singh Kang, Chairperson of the Real Estate Regulatory Authority (RERA), Punjab
November 25, 2021
The IEPF Research Chair Unit at NCAER under the leadership of Dr K.P. Krishnan, collaborated with the State Capacity Initiative at the Centre for Policy Research (CPR), the Forum of Indian Regulators (FOIR), and the Indian Institute of Corporate Affairs (IICA), for this talk series titled: ‘Know Your Regulator’. This episode of the series featured Navreet Singh Kang, Chairperson of the Real Estate Regulatory Authority (RERA), Punjab, in conversation with Dr KP Krishnan, IEPF Chair Professor in Regulatory Economics, National Council of Applied Economic Research (NCAER) and Ms Arkaja Singh, Fellow, State Capacity Initiative, Centre for Policy Research. Dr Abha Yadav, Associate Professor, Indian Institute of Corporate Affairs and Director of the Forum of Indian Regulators (FOIR) Centre at IICA delivered the welcome note.


‘Conversations with NCAER’ | Re-imagining Fiscal Federalism (Second webinar)
November 12, 2021
The webinar, the second of our monthly webinar series titled ‘Conversations with NCAER’, was held virtually on Friday, 12 November 2021, 1830 hrs IST, with Mr Palanivel Thiagarajan, Finance Minister, Tamil Nadu, Sushil Kumar Modi, Member of Parliament, Rajya Sabha, Thomas Isaac, Former Finance Minister, Kerala. The discussion was chaired by Mr N.K. Singh, Chairman, 15th Finance Commission, and former Member, Rajya Sabha. Ms Mythili Bhusnurmath, Senior Advisor, NCAER issued the opening remarks.

     
Dr Poonam Gupta has been appointed to the Economic Advisory Council to the Prime Minister (EAC-PM)
October 27, 2021
Dr Poonam Gupta, Director General of NCAER, has been inducted into the seven-member Economic Advisory Council to the Prime Minister. As per a notification from the Cabinet Secretariat, the Prime Minister approved the reconstitution of the Economic Advisory Council to the PM (EAC-PM) for a period of two years on September 27, 2021. The Council will be headed by noted economist and erstwhile Member of NITI Aayog, Mr Bibek Debroy.


Investor Education and Awareness for strengthening Financial Inclusion
October 27, 2021
The IEPF Research Chair Unit, NCAER, hosted this webinar as part of the Government of India’s initiative, the “Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav”. The webinar focussed on ways to strengthen financial inclusion using investor awareness and education. Financial inclusion is a key enabler of the developmental goals envisaged under SDG 2030, its agenda for implementing the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The session was held virtually.

  
Know Your Regulator Series | ‘Know your Regulator’: Ms Rita Teaotia, Chairperson of the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI)
October 21, 2021
The IEPF Unit, NCAER in collaboration with The State Capacity Initiative at the Centre for Policy Research (CPR), the Forum of Indian Regulators (FOIR), and the Indian Institute of Corporate Affairs (IICA) organised this talk in the Know Your Regulator Series. The talk featured Ms Rita Teaotia, Chairperson of the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) in conversation with Dr Mekhala Krishnamurty, Senior Fellow, CPR and Director of the State Capacity Initiative and Dr. Abha Yadav, Associate Professor, Indian Institute of Corporate Affairs and Director of the Forum of Indian Regulators (FOIR) Centre at IICA. Dr KP Krishnan, IEPF Chair Professor in Regulatory Economics, NCAER delivered the introductory remarks.


‘Conversations with NCAER’ | Digital Currencies: What does the future hold? (First webinar)
October 18, 2021
The first in a new monthly webinar series , ‘Conversations with NCAER’ instituted by NCAER was organised on October 18, 2021. This webinar series revolve around discussions with experts on topical issues in the macroeconomic arena. For the first conversation on Digital Currencies: What does the future hold, NCAER invited Professor Eswar Prasad, , Dr D Subbarao and Mr AP Hota. The discussion was moderated by Ms Mythili Bhusnurmath, Senior Advisor, NCAER.


Data Talks: The NCAER Data Innovation Centre Methodology Seminars (Fourth Seminar)
October 7, 2021
Fourth in a new NCAER seminar series on Data Collection methodology was orgainsed by NCAER National Data Innovation Centre on October 7, 2021. This panel discussion on “Employment Decline and Recovery during the Pandemic”, is part of a series of thought-provoking discussions on research methodologies in which distinguished speakers in the field share their views.


Know Your Regulator Series | Why you should ‘Know your Regulator’?
September 15, 2021
The IEPF Unit, NCAER in collaboration with The State Capacity Initiative at the Centre for Policy Research (CPR), the Forum of Indian Regulators (FOIR), and the Indian Institute of Corporate Affairs (IICA) organised this first event of the Know Your Regulator Series. The talk featured Dr M. S. Sahoo, Chairperson, Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (IBBI) and Honorary Chairperson, Forum of Indian Regulators (FOIR) in conversation with Dr KP Krishnan, IEPF Chair Professor in Regulatory Economics, NCAER and Dr Mekhala Krishnamurthy, Senior Fellow, CPR and Director, State Capacity Initiative. The session, held virtually, is the curtain raiser to a series of sessions that will follow.


Data Talks: The NCAER Data Innovation Centre Methodology Seminars (Third Seminar)
August 25, 2021
The third webinar in the NCAER Seminar series on Data Collection Methodology was organised by the NCAER National Data Innovation Centre on August 25, 2021. The webinar is part of a series of thought-provoking discussions on research methodologies in which distinguished speakers in the field share their views and one or more discussants reflect on them from an Indian perspective.

     
NCAER’s Investor Education and Protection Fund (IEPF) chair unit celebrates its first anniversary
August 6, 2021
NCAER’s Investor Education and Protection Fund (IEPF) chair unit completes its first year today, August 6, 2021. It marks a one-year long journey of the unit’s work in promoting investor awareness and protection of investor interests.


The India Policy Forum 2021
July 12, 2021
NCAER, India’s premier independent economic think tank, is hosting its marquee annual event, the India Policy Forum (IPF), from Monday, July 12, through Thursday, July 15, 2021. As in 2020, the IPF 2021 Conference will also be held virtually. The IPF, now in its 18th year, promotes rigorous empirical research on Indian economic policy through commissioned papers presented at the conference. These papers are discussed by leading researchers and top Indian policymakers, and then edited and published in the annual India Policy Forum volume.

        
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