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Anjana Rajagopalan-CBGA India

Senior Research Fellow


Dr. Anjana Rajagopalan works as Manager- Climate Resilience Practice with WRI India and is affiliated as Senior Research Fellow with the International Institute of Migration and Development. After her Bachelor’s in Mathematics from Delhi University, Anjana did her Master’s in Economics (with a specialisation in Environmental and Resource Economics) from TERI SAS, New Delhi. Her MPhil was completed from the Centre for Development Studies, Trivandrum and centered around issues of Urbanisation post which she completed her Ph.D. in Labour and Development Economics from Jawaharlal Nehru University. Interested in multi-pronged approaches towards development, she has been engaging in multiple areas including Public Economics, Labour and Skill Development, Urbanisation and Migration, and Environment and Health Economics throughout her career. She has previously worked with the NITI Aayog, University of Cologne, Centre for Budget and Governance Accountability (CBGA), and Janaagraha Centre for Citizenship and Democracy in different capacities and projects.