NIPFP Chairman, Vijay Kelkar elected as President of the Indian Statistical Institute (ISI)
NIPFP Chairman and former petroleum secretary, Dr. Vijay Kelkar has been elected as President of the prestigious Indian Statistical Institute (ISI). Dr. Kelkar succeeded former RBI governor Dr. C. Rangarajan. He was elected at the general body meeting of the institute, which functions under the Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation, an ISI release said. [PTI]
Dr. N.R. Bhanumurthy, Professor, appointed as Member, Advisory Committee on National Accounts Statistics (ACNAS)
Vice Chairman, Sumit Bose and Director, Rathin Roy part of 5-member review panel for FRBM law
May 17, 2016
Shri Sumit Bose, Vice Chairman, NIPFP and Dr. Rathin Roy, Director, NIPFP have been appointed as members of a review committee to give recommendations on the FRBM (Fiscal Responsibility and Budget Management) roadmap for future. The Committee shall submit its report to the Government by the 31st of October, 2016.
Vijay Kelkar appointed as Chairman, NIPFP
Rathin Roy in Expert Committee for new Capital of Andhra
Ila Patnaik appointed as Principal Economic Advisor
Rathin Roy in Seventh Central Pay Commission
NIPFP Faculty in Fourteenth Finance Commission
Dr. M. Govinda Rao, former Director NIPFP, and Dr. Sudipto Mundle, Professor Emeritus NIPFP appointed as members of the Fourteenth Finance Commission constituted by the Government of India. Dr. Pinaki Chakraborty, Professor NIPFP, has been appointed as the Economic Advisor to the Commission.