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Chair is on a visit to Institute of Developing Economies, Japan during 19 to 25 March 2023.

Call for visiting fellowship for the Fall term 2023 – NCCR on the move, Deadline for applications: 31 March 2023.

Chair is on a visit to Flame University as a visiting faculty from 13 February 2023 to 13 April 2023.

Our Founder President Dr. K.C. Zachariah departed us on 17th January 2023. 

Chair is part of both Jharkhand Migration Survey 2023 (10000 households) and Odisha Migration Survey 2023 (15000 households)


George Joseph – World Bank

Visiting Professor


George Joseph is a Senior Economist in the Water Global Practice of the World Bank.  He is a behavioral and applied microeconomist and his research includes impact evaluation, water, climate change, labor economics, migration and remittances and behavioral economics.  Some of his recent research focuses on spatial modelling and infrastructure interventions. He has a PhD in economics from Rutgers University, NJ and a MPhil and MA from Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. Some of his research can be found at Research.