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.
     

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.


Level and Composition of Subsidies in India: 1987-88 to 2015-16

  • Start date Jan., 2015
  • Completion date Sept., 2018
  • Sponsor NIPFP Sponsored Study
  • Project leader Sudipto Mundle
  • Consultants/Other authors Satadru Sikdar
  • Focus
     
    The present study is re-estimating the level and compositions of subsidies in India for the base year 1987-88 and 2011-12, updating upto 2015-16.

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.