About Nikore Associates
We are an economics research group which raises questions about policies pertaining to a wide range of sectors. Our policy ideas have been published in several national and international news media. Our aim is to continue questioning policy efficacy and create better policy design.
About the Mitali Nikore, Economist
Mitali Nikore, a New Delhi based economist, is a Development Consultant for the Indian Resident Mission of the Asian Development Bank and a short-term Consultant to the World Bank. She also holds the position of Assistant Director at the School of Economics and Commerce, Adamas University. In addition, she is a Global Shaper with the New Delhi Hub of Global Shapers Community, an initiative of the World Economic Forum. She also manages and publishes on a regular blog titled, “Irrational Economics” as a Columnist with Times of India and is a regular Economics Commentator on India Ahead News. Focusing on Infrastructure Development, Industries, MSMEs, and Economic Corridors, her work spans a wide range of sectors, both in South Asia & Africa, at the national and sub-national level. Mitali has led research inquiries on infrastructure financing gaps, gender-based discrimination, framing policy, and programmatic and project-level interventions. She is also a widely published researcher and writer with the Times of India, World SME News, Indian Express, and EPC World.
Positions:● Research Assistant● Research Intern● High-school Internship Program
Roles and Responsibilities1. Research Assistant (RA)● Assisting the team with secondary research and data analysis on life projects focussing on various development-sector themes such as infrastructure, gender, education, skill development, and MSME development.● RAs will also be expected to assist with team management.● There will be considerable flexibility & the work can entirely be done online.2. Research Intern● Assisting the Research Assistants with secondary research and data analysis on live projects focusing on various development sector themes such as infrastructure, gender, education, skill development, and MSME development.● There will be considerable flexibility & the work can entirely be done online.3. High-school Internship Program● An assignment intensive research internship presenting the opportunity to develop data analysis, reporting, and presentation skills.● Interns will also be assigned a mentor for guidance in the tasks for the entire duration of the program.
Eligibility 1. Those who are presently enrolled in high school, Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees can apply for an internship, not the RA position.2. Advanced quantitative work will not be required while working with us, basic excel skills are sufficient.3. There will be considerable flexibility & the work can entirely be done online. However, the candidate will often be required to work on tight deadlines.
Remuneration● Remuneration will be commensurate with skills, experience, and time commitment assured by the candidate.
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