An autonomous research institute under the Ministry of Finance

 

Past projects

PMEAC - 2023 Quarterly Reports on Indian Economy: Note for EAC-PM - Four quarterly reports were completed for PMEAC during the year

  • Start date April, 2022
  • Completion date Dec., 2023
  • Sponsor EAC-PM
  • Project leader R Kavita Rao
  • Other faculty Lekha Chakraborty, Supriyo De, Manish Gupta, Rudrani Bhattacharya, Dinesh Kumar Nayak and Radhika Pandey

Public Expenditure Review and Evaluation of Child Protection in Odisha

  • Start date April, 2022
  • Completion date Dec., 2023
  • Sponsor UNICEF
  • Project leader Lekha Chakraborty
  • Other faculty Amandeep Kaur
  • Consultants/Other authors Jitesh Yadav and Balamuraly B.

Medium Term Fiscal Plan for Sikkim: 2023-2024

  • Start date June, 2021
  • Completion date Aug., 2023
  • Sponsor Government of Sikkim
  • Project leader Pratap Ranjan Jena
  • Focus
    The report presented the Medium Term Fiscal Plan (MTFP) for the Government of Sikkim for the year 2021-22 to 2023-24. The MTFP 2021-22 provided fiscal policy objectives and projected fiscal targets in the ensuing budget year and two outward years. The report was prepared based on existing macro-fiscal environment and taking into consideration the requirements of the FRBM Act in Sikkim. The report projected the fiscal variables for three years including the budget year aligning with the stipulation of the FRBM Act.

Review of Compliance of the Government of Sikkim to the State FRBM Act for the year 2020-21

  • Start date Jan., 2022
  • Completion date May, 2023
  • Sponsor Government of Sikkim
  • Project leader Pratap Ranjan Jena

Status and Compilation Issues in National Accounts

  • Start date Jan., 2023
  • Completion date April, 2023
  • Sponsor Economic Advisory Council of the Prime Minister
  • Project leader Amey Sapre
  • Consultants/Other authors Vaishali Bhardwaj

Status and Compilation Issues in National Accounts

  • Start date Jan., 2023
  • Completion date April, 2023
  • Sponsor Economic Advisory Council of the Prime Minister
  • Project leader Amey Sapre

Note on U.S. Bank Collapses and Crypto Adoption

  • Start date April, 2022
  • Completion date March, 2023
  • Sponsor Department of Economic Affairs, Ministry of Finance
  • Project leader Radhika Pandey
  • Consultants/Other authors DEA Team

Child Protection Public Expenditure Review – Odisha

  • Start date Feb., 2022
  • Completion date March, 2023
  • Sponsor UNICEF
  • Project leader Lekha Chakraborty and Amandeep Kaur
  • Focus

    The study conducts the PER of child protection schemes within the macro-fiscal framework of Odisha, analysing the fiscal space of the state and the budgetary allocation for the child budgets with special reference to child protection schemes. To conduct OECD evaluation, using the criteria of relevance, efficiency, effectiveness, coherence, and sustainability of the child protection schemes and programmes, through identified NIPFP-UNICEF matrices (M1 (desk review of administrative documents), M2 (review of literature), and M3 (stakeholder consultations in the field), to analyse the planning and budgeting process for the delivery of child protection schemes at the state, district, and local levels, and identify the gaps in the flow of funds, implementation structure, inter-departmental convergence, and the accountability mechanisms.


Direct Taxes Litigation Management and Alternative Dispute Resolution

  • Start date Aug., 2023
  • Completion date March, 2023
  • Sponsor EAC-PM
  • Project leader Supriyo De
  • Consultants/Other authors Prachi Jain, Mayurakshi Sinha, Neeti Gupta, and Aalokitaa Basu

Third Party Evaluation of Higher Education Financing Agency (HEFA)

  • Start date July, 2022
  • Completion date Jan., 2023
  • Sponsor Ministry of Education
  • Project leader Sukanya Bose
  • Other faculty R. Kavita Rao