Think tank

National Council of Applied Economic Research

NCAER

New Delhi, India

The National Council of Applied Economic Research (NCAER) is an independent non-profit institution committed to assisting the government, civil society and the private sector to make informed policy choices. NCAER’s research priorities include rural development, household behaviour, growth, trade, and economic management.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.ncaer.org/

Address:
Parisila Bhawan, 11, Indraprastha Estate, New Delhi -110002, India

Country:
India

Sub-region:
Southern Asia

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
India
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1956
Age (years)
National Council of Applied Economic Research
65 
India average
 34
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: John Matthai, C.D. Deshmukh,T.T. Krishnamachari, V.T. Krishnamachari, J.R.D. Tata, Asoka Mehta, J.F. Sinclair, N.R. Pillai
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Nandan M Nilekani
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2016): Shekhar Shah
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2018
National Council of Applied Economic Research
 80
India average
 61
Global average
 458
% Female staff
2018
National Council of Applied Economic Research
35% 
India average
38% 
Global average
45% 

Social

Likes (2019)
National Council of Applied Economic Research
 2,307
India average
 29,883
Global average
 24,405
Twitter
Followers (2019)
National Council of Applied Economic Research
 3,295
India average
 25,273
Global average
 15,113
Subscribers (2019)
National Council of Applied Economic Research
 576
India average
 110,062
Global average
 5,924
Followers (2019)
National Council of Applied Economic Research
 5,859
India average
 10,142
Global average
 6,912

Data notes

Last updated: 22/02/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website, Think Tank Initiative Directory
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