Ashwini Chhatre

Associate Professor and Academic Director - Bharti Institute of Public Policy, Indian School of BusinessAshwini Chhatre is a Professor of Public Policy at ISB. He is also the Academic Director – Bharti Institute of Public Policy and Executive Director - Digital Identity Research Initiative at ISB.

Between his BA in Economics from University of Delhi in 1990 and the start of his PhD at Duke, Chhatre spent 11 years working in different parts of India, mostly as a community organiser and social activist working on issues related to natural resources like land, forests and water.
He served as a senior editor for four years at Wiley and has contributed in several prestigious research journals.

His interest lies in a plethora discipline – Economics, graduate training in Political Science and longstanding engagement with scholarship in Geography, Anthropology, Conservation Biology, Landscape Ecology and Environmental History.