An autonomous research institute under the Ministry of Finance


Ongoing projects

Study on “Assessment of credit stress in the Indian Corporate Sector”

  • Start date July, 2017
  • Completion date Dec., 2017
  • Sponsor Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA)
  • Project leader Ajay Shah
  • Consultants/Other authors Radhika Pandey and Pramod Sinha
  • Focus
    To fill the prevalent corporate stress gap through (i) Assessing the vulnerability of the Indian corporate sector using firm level dataset (ii) Analysing corporate stress across different sectors and sub-sectors using a number of indicators, and constructing a  sector-wise vulnerability index (iii) Quantifying credit stress using the Distance-to-Default methodology.

Governance as Service Delivery: Performance of Indian States

  • Start date Jan., 2011
  • Sponsor NIPFP Sponsored Study
  • Project leader Sudipto Mundle
  • Consultants/Other authors Samik Choudhury and Satadru Sikdar

Biodiversity - Finance and Access and Benefit Sharing in India: Assessment of key Challenges leading to Revenue Loss

  • Start date May, 2018
  • Completion date July, 2018
  • Sponsor UNDP
  • Project leader Rathin Roy
  • Other faculty Rita Padey
  • Focus

    This study will feed into NIPFP’s ongoing project on Biodiversity finance.


Data Sharing Agreement between Dvara Research Foundation and NIPFP

  • Sponsor Dvara Research Foundation
  • Project leader Renuka Sane

Grant Agreement between Omidyar Network Fund, INC. and the NIPFP

  • Start date March, 2018
  • Sponsor OMIDYAR
  • Project leader Renuka Sane