Rajesh Kumar Jaiswal

Rajesh Kumar Jaiswal


Rajesh Kumar Jaiswal, Fellow at NCAER. He has been the Principal Investigator for an evaluation study of MGNREGA by the Planning Commission. His expertise is survey-based research in the social sector with strong skills in qualitative research methods.

An Index of Devolution for Assessing Environment for Panchayati Raj Institutions in the States: Empirical Assessment 2008
A Sinha, R Jaiswal, P Baruah, E Jain, S Dubey and S Singh
March 2009

Impact Assessment Study on Jan Kerosene Pariyojana (JKP)
D K Pant, S Bhide, P K Roy, R Jaiswal, R Kaur, T Singh, L M Pande, R Rastogi, R S Landge, T Buragohain, S Shekhar and P K Shandilaya
June 2005

Comprehensive Study to Assess the Genuine Demand and Requirement of SKO
D K PantP K Roy, R Jaiswal, S K Dwivedi, S Shekhar, P K Shandilaya, R Rastogi, A Aggarwal, K A Siddiqui, M K Arora, K S Urs, T Singh, R S Landge, A Sharma, S Bandyopadhyay, C Jain, R K Chaudhary and PMunjal
September 2007

BOOK CHAPTER | National Institute of Rural Development
Nutritional Investment: An Agent of Change and Development | Rural Development and Social Change
R Jaiswal | R R Prasad and G Rajanikanth (eds.)

BOOK CHAPTER | Serials Publications
Economic Analysis of Nutrition Programme in India | India’s Economic Development
R Jaiswal | F K Sudan (ed.)

JOURNAL | Margin
Household Kerosene Consumption Patterns
D Pant, R Jaiswal and S Shekhar
October –December 2005

JOURNAL | National Institute of Nutrition
Nutritional Investment: An Agent of Social Change
R Jaiswal

JOURNAL | Dimensions of Researches in Indian Anthropology
Tribal Indebtedness in Rajasthan
R Jaiswal

Integrated Child Development Services: Lessons from a Pilot Study
D B Gupta, A Gumber, R Jaiswal and A Banerjee

JOURNAL  | Vision
ICDS in Orissa-Needs Strengthening
R Jaiswal
January-June 1999

JOURNAL | Yojana
Aganwadi Workers Deserve a Better Deal
R Jaiswal
November 1998

What Aganwadi’s Need Most
R Jaiswal
February 1998

JOURNAL | Social Change
Understanding Child Development Services Key lesson Learned
R Jaiswal
December 1998

BOOK CHAPTER | University of Botswana
Investment in Early Childhood Nutrition-the foundation of Human Development | Economic Development Issues and Policies
R Jaiswal | N Narayana (ed.)2004

OPINION | Macro Track
Gender Budgeting and Beyond
A Sinha and R Jaiswal

Watershed Development as the Basis of Intervention for Enhancing Sustainable Rural Livelihood Opportunities in India
R Jaiswal

OPINION | Macro Track
Government Expenditure on Social Sector
A Sinha and R Jaiswal

OPINION | The Pioneer
ICDS Performance Indicators
R Jaiswal
July 1999

OPINION | Kurukshetra
Aganwadi Needs Building
R Jaiswal
November 1998


  • PhD Economics,  Ch. Charan Singh University, Meerut, 2005
  • MA Economics, Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani, Rajasthan, 1987

Work Experience

  • April 2018-Present: Fellow,  NCAER
  • 1996-March 2018: Associate Fellow,  NCAER
  • 1993-1996: Research Assistant, NCAER
  • 1988-1993: Economic Investigator, NCAR