An autonomous research institute under the Ministry of Finance


Satadru Sikdar

Assistant Professor

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Dr. Satadru Sikdar is with National Institute of Public Finance and Policy (NIPFP), New Delhi, since 2006. He was also Visiting Scientist at ICDD, University of Kassel, Germany under DAAD fellowships during November-December, 2018. He did his Ph.D. from Centre for Economic Studies and Planning (CESP/SSS), Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. Title of his Ph.D. thesis is “School Education in India: An Assessment of Public Provisioning since the Early 1990s”. He has been associated with several research studies in NIPFP, including preparation of Medium-Term Fiscal Policy for different states; effectiveness and utilisation of funds for selected schemes, property taxation and urban poverty alleviation among others.




Research areas

Public Policies, Governance, Education, Labour, Universal Basic Income, Subsidies and Public Finance Management

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