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Appointments


NIPFP Chairman, Vijay Kelkar elected as President of the Indian Statistical Institute (ISI)
September 22, 2016
 

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)  
June 21, 2016
 
Dr. N.R. Bhanumurthy, Professor, appointed as Member, Advisory Committee on National Accounts Statistics (ACNAS) for a term of five years.
 
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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. 

 

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Vijay Kelkar appointed as Chairman, NIPFP
November, 2014
 
 Dr. Vijay Kelkar, has been appointed as Chairman NIPFP from 1st November 2014. He is a distinguished economist, and has served in various senior positions of the Government of India. He has been the Chairman of the Thirteenth Finance Commission, Finance Secretary of India, Petroleum Secretary of India, Advisor to the Union Finance Minister, and Executive Director of India to International Monetary Fund (IMF). He was awarded the Padma Vibhushan in 2011.

Rathin Roy in Expert Committee for new Capital of Andhra
May, 2014 
 
Dr. Rathin Roy, Director NIPFP has been appointed as a member of the Expert Committee constituted by the Government of India to identify the new Capital for the successor State of Andhra Pradesh.

Ila Patnaik appointed as Principal Economic Advisor
April, 2014
 
Dr. Ila Patnaik, RBI Chair Professor at NIPFP, has been appointed as Principal Economic Advisor in the Ministry of Finance, Government of India.

Rathin Roy in Seventh Central Pay Commission
February, 2014
 
Dr. Rathin Roy, Director NIPFP, has been appointed as part-time member of the Seventh Central Pay Commission constituted by the Government of India. 

NIPFP Faculty in Fourteenth Finance Commission

March, 2013

 

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.