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Rakesh Ranjan Kumar

Senior Research Fellow


Dr. Rakesh Ranjan Kumar is a trained economist with a PhD in Development Studies & Labour Economics from Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi. His doctoral thesis focused on issues of youth employment, skill development and technology interface in India since 1991. His MPhil from Centre for Development Studies, Trivandrum, where he worked on studying the dynamics of economic mobility, migration and capability interface in Kerala. He has taught undergraduate courses at Delhi University, Bhagalpur University Bihar, BR Ambedkar University Delhi and JK Lakshmipat University Jaipur. He is currently engaged as a Senior Research Fellow at IIMAD and Consultant at the Climate Risk Horizons, Bengaluru.