Tomar, Shekhar

Assistant Professor, Economics and Public Policy

Email Shekhar_Tomar@isb.edu

Website http://shekhartomar.com/

Overview

Shekhar Tomar is an Assistant Professor in the Economics and Public Policy area at ISB. He completed his PhD from Toulouse School of Economics in 2017 and worked as a Research Economist at RBI between 2017-2019. His research lies at the intersection of macroeconomics, trade and finance and he extensively uses micro-data to answer macro questions in his work. During his stint at the RBI, he also contributed regularly to the policy work on monetary policy and trade issues in India.

Experience

Academic

  • 2019 - Present: Assistant Professor, Indian School of Business

Professional

Government

In the Media

February 24, 2021: Special Programme Discussing How the Indian Economy Poised for Double Digit Growth, DD India (Doordarshan).

February 2, 2021: Budget Insider @ ISB, Business Insider India.

March 24, 2021: Special Programme: Covid and economic revival roadmap, DD India (Doordarshan).

May 1, 2020: Countries check ratings before giving stimulus, The Times of India.

July 29, 2020: Govt's price deficiency payment scheme may hit farmers adversely, finds research, ETV Bharat.

March 26, 2020: CORONA: DISCUSSION ON FINANCE MINISTER'S ECONOMIC PLAN, YOUTUBE.

November 23, 2020: Punjab APMC Act came with Caveats: Suresh Kumar, The Times of India.

November 6, 2020: The Farm Quandary: Can we move from farms to factories?, The Hindu.

March 30, 2020: Work from Home in the time of COVID-19, The Hindu.

May 12, 2020: Prioritise Pruning & Privatisation, Economic Times.

March 27, 2020: CORONA: DISCUSSION ON RBI ANNOUNCEMENT, YOUTUBE.

March 28, 2020: WORK FROM HOME AND COVID-19, YOUTUBE.

May 21, 2020: Opinion | Lessons from online retail data on our food supply chains, LiveMint.

October 9, 2020: Taking Stock of Inflation Targeting, Financial Express.