An autonomous research institute under the Ministry of Finance


Ongoing projects

Analysis of Public Expenditure Pattern in India

  • Start date Aug., 2015
  • Completion date Sept., 2018
  • Sponsor Partly funded by financial support from Centre for Public Affairs and Critical Theory, Shiv Nadar University
  • Project leader Sudipto Mundle
  • Consultants/Other authors Satadru Sikdar
  • Focus

    The purpose of the study is to analyse how the pattern of public expenditure has evolved over time with specific reference to allocation of government expenditure on public goods, merit goods and private goods.

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