Noopur Abhishek

Noopur Abhishek was an IGC Country Economist for India Central. She holds an MSc in Economics for Development from the University of Oxford and a B.A. in Economics (Honours) from Lady Shri Ram College, University of Delhi. Prior to joining the IGC, Noopur worked as an Associate in the programme review and management team at Pratham and as a Research Consultant at a micro-finance institute at Oxford. Her postgraduate research was an empirical analysis of child labour outcomes in Andhra Pradesh. Her research interests include education, health, human development and governance.  

Content by Noopur Abhishek
  • Project

    Andhra Pradesh Dashboard Pilot Project: Perception and usage of data in governmental decisionmaking

    This project aims to develop a Cross-state Budget Analysis Dashboard that will analyse state allocations from across India in the areas of agriculture, primary education, power, and health. The goal is to provide the Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister’s Office with key insights on developmental programs that they can emulate in their own state.  

    31 Aug 2016 | Rwitwika Bhattacharya, Lakshmi Lyer, Noopur Abhishek