: Hari Krishnan Nagarajan
E-Mail : email@example.com
Designation : Reserve Bank of India Chair Professor
Primary Areagroup(s) : Economics
Address : A-15, IRMA Campus, Anand - 388 001 Anand Gujarat
- Profile Summary
- Hari K. Nagarajan is Professor and RBI
Chair in Rural Economics. Prior to this he was a Senior Fellow at the
National Council of Applied Economic Research (NCAER), New Delhi. He holds a
PhD in economics from the University of Oklahoma, Norman. He has also taught at
the Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Bangalore and, at The University of
His research has primarily been in the area
of rural development within which he has published papers on land markets, land
reforms, inheritance, and, price formation in agricultural markets. Dr.
Nagarajan's publications have appeared in journals such as European Economic
Review, Journal Human resources, Journal of Development Studies, World
Development, Agricultural Economics, Economic and Political Weekly amongst
others. He is a regular referee for Economic development and Cultural Change
(EDCC), and the Journal of Development Studies.
Dr. Nagarajan has also been a consultant to
the IFAD, the World Bank, and SEBI. He has raised grants of over $ 4.5 million
from agencies such as the NIH, IDRC, IFAD, and the DFID. Currently Dr.
Nagarajan is in the process of initiating a multi-year collaborative research
program on measuring the outcomes of MGNREGS, with grants from MORD, IDRC, and
the DIE (Bonn). Researchers from DIE (Bonn), IDS, World Bank, Gandhi Gram Rural
Institute will also be involved.?
teaching interests are related to economic development, and applied microeconomic theory. He has taught
History of Economic Thought, Comparative Economic Systems, Game Theory, Open
Economy Macroeconomics, and Applied Econometrics.