An autonomous research institute under the Ministry of Finance


R. Kavita Rao


R. Kavita Rao large photo

Research areas

Her areas of research interest are:
a) Emerging ideas on role of State in Developing Countries,
b) Understanding Taxpayers perceptions regarding tax compliance and,
c) GST, Compensation for Revenue Loss and State Finances

Recent publications

Membership in committees and commissions

  • Member, Committee for 10th Integrated Rating Exercise of Power Distribution Utilities – constituted by Ministry of Power, Government, 2022. 
  • Member, Study Group on Special Economic Zone (SEZ), Directorate General of Export Promotion, GoI.
  • Member, Committee on Revenue Neutral Rates for State GST & Central GST and place of supply rates, Empowered Committee of State Finance Ministries.