M Abhinav Saikrishna

M Abhinav Saikrishna

Research Analyst

Abhinav Motheram works as a Research Analyst at National Data Innovation Center, National Council of Applied Economic Research (NCAER). His current research interests lie at the intersection of data quality, processes of data generation, and related fields of survey methods applied across different domains of social sciences. Prior to joining NCAER, his work involved applied research broadly in the areas of macroeconomics, human capital formation, political economy, and psephology. He holds a Masters in Economics from BITS Pilani.


  • M. Sc (Hons) Economics Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani.

Research Interest

  • Human Development

Work Experience

  • Research Analyst National Council for Applied Economic Research (Oct 2018 – Present)
  • Consultant Prime Minister’s Economic Advisory Council, India (Aug 2017 – Dec 2017)
  • Macroeconomist Oxus Investments (Aug 2016 – Oct 2018)
  • Summer Fellow Andhra Pradesh Knowledge Mission
    (May 2016 – July 2016)
  • Research Associate ASER Centre (June 2015 – May 2016)