Centre for Policy Studies at JK Lakshmipat University (JKLU) is an independent think-tank established with the vision of providing thought leadership and excellence to inform policymaking in India. The Centre aims to promote dialogue, conduct research, develop, and publish actionable ideas on critical policy issues.
It hosts scholars, researchers and thought leaders round the year in addition to organising roundtables and events.
The Centre is led by Mr. Ajay Shankar, former Secretary to Government of India, who serves as Chairman and Distinguished Fellow. He is joined by Dr. Sanjoy Kumar Saha, Associate Fellow and Ms. Chitranjali Tiwari, Associate Fellow of the Centre.
The Advisory Board of the Centre consists of Prof. Alasdair Roberts, Director, School of Public Policy, UMass Amherst; Prof. Ray La Raja, Associate Dean, College of Behavioral Sciences, UMass Amherst; & Prof Asheesh Gupta, Pro Vice Chancellor, JK Lakshmipat University.
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We aim to host scholars, researchers and thought-leaders round the year in addition to organising roundtables and events on critical issues to inform policymaking in India.
Former Secretary, Govt. of India
Centre for Policy Studies, JKLU
Chief Economist, JK Group
Associate Dean, UMass Amherst
Director, School of Public Policy
Pro-Vice Chancellor, JKLU