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Prerna Prabhakar

Associate Fellow

Prerna Prabhakar is an Associate Fellow at NCAER. Her areas of research include international economics and urban/land policy issues. She has also worked on trade-related areas in Research and Information System for Developing Countries and Centre for WTO Studies, Indian Institute for Foreign Trade. Her assignments at NCAER include  NCAER Land Records and Services Index (N-LRSI); pilot impact assessment exercise of the Digital India-Land Records Modernisation Programme ; NCAER State Investment Potential Index (NSIPI) ; providing inputs to 15th Finance Commission. She is currently involved in the integrated study of demand side NLRSI and Prindex India which is proposed to be a survey of 25 Indian States/UTs. She has also contributed papers and articles in various media. 

 

She has a PhD in International Trade from the Department of Business Economics, University of Delhi, and MSc in Economics from TERI University. 

 
 
Experience

  • June 2016-Present: Associate Fellow, NCAER
     
  • April 2014-June 2015: Research Associate under Prof. Surender Kumar in a project sponsored by South Asian Network for Development and Environmental Economics (SANDEE)
     
  • June 2011-December 2011: Research Assistant under Dr. Ram Upendra Das at Research and Information System for Developing Countries (RIS) 
     
  • May 2010-July 2010: Intern at the Centre for WTO Studies, Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT)

Education

  • PhD Economics, Department of Business Economics, University of Delhi, 2017
     
  • MSc Economics, TERI University, (with specialization in Environment and Resource Economics) New Delhi, 2011 
     
  • BA(Hons)  Economics, University of Delhi, New Delhi, 2009
 
  • Research
  • Commentary

Contact

pprabhakar@ncaer.org

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Research Interests

Economic Policy
Environment
Land
Macroeconomics
Trade