RECENT PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
INTERNATIONAL MANAGEMENT INSTITUTE, New Delhi, Professor of Economics, March 2012-present
AUSTRALIA-INDIA INSTITUTE, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Emerging Leaders Fellow, November-December 2011
Prof Rajeev Anantaram is Professor of economics at the International Management Institute since March 2012. Prior to joining IMI he was Senior Associate & Head in Standard & Poor’s research group, Senior Fellow at the Indian Center for Research on International Economic Affairs (ICRIER) and Senior Associate Editor at Business Standard Limited, all in New Delhi. Between November 2011 and February 2012, he was an Emerging Leaders Fellow at the Australia-India Institute at the University of Melbourne.
Dr Anantaram holds a Masters degree in Physics from the Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai. His subsequent training was in Public Policy & Applied Economics, first at the Maxwell School of Citizenship & Public Affairs, Syracuse University where he obtained an M.P.A degree and later at the University at Pittsburgh, where he obtained a PhD in Public Policy and Applied Economics.
Dr Anantaram’s primary research interests are in the areas of International Trade and Capital Flows, particularly Foreign Direct Investment. His more recent interests include the role of science & technology policies in fostering innovation-led growth in East Asia.