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National Council of Applied Economic Research (NCAER)

National Council of Applied Economic Research

  • GS Paper 3: Indian Economy- Issues relating to planning, mobilization of resources, growth, development and employment.

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National Council of Applied Economic Research- Context

  • National Council of Applied Economic Research suggests that the Indian economy is expected to grow around 10% during the current financial year.
    • This is based on the likelihood of fewer COVID-linked supply disruptions and buoyancy in the global economy.

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National Council of Applied Economic Research- Key Points

  • About NCAER: It was established in 1956 during the former Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru.
    • NCAER is India’s oldest and largest independent, non-profit, economic policy research institute.
    • NCAER was started in 1956 as a public-private partnership, both catering to and funded by the government and private industry.
  • Mandate of NCAER: The focus of NCAER’s work in these areas is on generating and analyzing empirical evidence to support and inform policy choices.
    • It is also one of a handful of think tanks globally that combine rigorous analysis and policy outreach with deep data collection capabilities, especially for household surveys.

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National Council of Applied Economic Research- Key Functions

  • It undertakes grant-funded research and commissioned studies for governments and industry, and is one of the few think tanks globally that also collect primary data.
    • NCAER has set up a National Data Innovation Centre (NDIC) to serve as a laboratory for experiments in data collection, interfacing with partners in think tanks, Indian and international universities, and government.
  • NCAER’s work falls into four thematic areas. They are-
    1. Growth, Macro, Trade, and Economic Policy
    2. Investment Climate, Industry, Infrastructure, Labour, and Urban
    3. Agriculture and Rural Development, Natural Resources, and Environment
    4. Poverty, Equity, Human Development, and Consumers

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National Council of Applied Economic Research– Recent Initiatives

  • IT launched the N-SIPI series in 2016 and the second N-SIPI was released in 2017.
  • The National Council of Applied Economic Research (NCAER) released NCAER Land Records and Services Index (N-LRSI 2020).
    • The index assesses the digitization of land records and their quality in 33 states and Union Territories (UTs).
  • NCAER also conducts a quarterly Business Expectations Survey since 1991 with an aim of tracking the business confidence of Indian firms.

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