An autonomous research institute under the Ministry of Finance


Mukesh Anand

Associate Professor

Mukesh Anand large photo Mukesh Anand is an Assistant Professor with the National Institute of Public Finance and Policy. After graduating in Chemistry he completed Master’s degree in Business Management from Calcutta University and a doctorate in Economics from Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research. He has contributions in the broad areas of social security, pensions, subsidies, fiscal federalism and resource transfers to the sub-national level, trade liberalization, indirect tax reform, and fuel pricing. He was a member of the teams preparing the state development reports of Assam, Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Andaman & Nicobar Islands, and Meghalaya. He has organized several short-duration training programmes for officers at different levels in differing services of government of India as well as with some state governments. He has also been a short-term consultant for World Bank and DFID. He has occasionally refereed for Indian Economic Review, Indian Economic Journal, and ASCI Journal of Management.

Research areas

Pensions, Social Security, Subsidies, Cost-Benefit Analysis, Fiscal Federalism, Tax reforms, Social and Physical Infrastructure

Recent publications

Professional activities

Refree, ASCI Journal of Management.