Mr. Abhishek Malhotra, a Ph.D. Scholar from School of Economics at the University of Hyderabad has been selected as a Consultant in the office of the Chief Economic Adviser, Department of Economic Affairs, Ministry of Finance, Government of India. He joined his assignment at Delhi on 05th August 2021.

Abhishek is doing his PhD under the supervision of Dr. Alok Kumar Mishra and his thesis is on “Tax Increment Financing of Sustainable and Inclusive Metropolitan Development.”

He has completed M.A. in Economics from University of Hyderabad (2015-17 batch) and B.A. (Hons) Economics from University of Delhi.

Abhishek says, “University of Hyderabad has given me an environment that helped me grow not just academically but also in my overall personality development”. “The guidance and personal interaction with the faculty in the School of Economics helped me develop interest in the field of Research for which I am immensely thankful”, he added.