Area: Fiscal Policy and Budgeting
Sh. Rajeev Malohtra bridged the world of academics and policy making. He is currently professor and Executive Director, Centre for Development and Finance, School of Government and Public Policy, O.P. Jindal Global University, Delhi NCR, India. Besides directing an extensive research Programme for his centre, he teaches at the post-graduate programme in public policy.
A development economist and a civil servant with over 28 years of experience, he has worked with the Government of India where until August 2012 he has Economic Adviser to the Union Finance Minister from 2002 to 2008. He worked at UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in Geneva and prior to that at the Planning Commission, Government of India, New Delhi.