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Indicus Analytics is a specialized economics research firm located in New Delhi Indicus has established itself as one of India's highly credible economic research organizations Indicus Analytics specialises in – Econometric Modeling – Monitoring & Evaluation – Macro-economics – Microeconomic Evaluations – Policy Analysis and has been assisting business enterprises, industry associations, government and institutions in the development of policy scape serving strategic needs Some of our key Sponsors:
Universities Policy Institutions Government Media Corporate & Associations Stanford, Harvard, Cambridge, Delhi, Berlin, Maryland, Texas, California World Bank, UNICEF, UNDP, USAID, DFID,UNCTAD, Ford Foundation, FNST, European Commission, JBIC, NCAER, RGICS, International Policy network, The Futures Group, Micronutrient Initiatives India Pvt. Ltd Ministry of External Affairs, Ministry of Panchayati Raj, Ministry Of SSI, Finance Commission, RBI etc. India Today, Outlook, Indian Express groups, Business Standard, Prabhat Khabar ASSOCHAM, CII, FICCI, PHDCCI, FISME, IKEA, IL&FS, VISA International, Teamlease, Mafoi, Microsoft, Reebok, India Stat, Tata Services, McKinsey, Boston Consulting Group Reliance, Ernst & Young , Crisil, Max New York Life, ABN Amro, HDFC Standard Life, Johnson & Johnson, IIFT 3i Network of IIM(A), IIT(K) and IDFC, NFI
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 Our study areas span a wide range of socio- economic issues  Education  Health  Socio- Economic Profile  Water and Sanitation  Governance and State  Agriculture, Industry and Service  Consumer Economics and Market  Others  Econometrics, linear programming, factor analysis, data envelopment, ethnographic studies, focus group discussions, in- depth interviews etc are some tools we use

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Key Team: Indicus Analytics
Dr. Laveesh Bhandari (Founder Director) Ph.D. Economics, Boston University, USA Recipient of best thesis award by the EXIM Bank of India in1996 , and Hite Fellowship for work in International Finance. His areas of work is macro economic research, large-frame surveys on economic and social sectors, Policy Analysis, Econometric Modeling, Monitoring and Evaluation. His work on inequality, education and India’s progress is frequently referred to in the policy debate in India. He has authored and co-authored numerous publications on socioeconomic development, health, education, poverty, inequality, etc. He writes frequently for newspapers such as Business Standard and Indian Express.

Dr. Sumita Kale (Chief Economist), M.Phil, Economics, University of Cambridge, Ph.D. Economics, Pune University

Analysis of Indian macroeconomic scenario, forecasting growth, interest rates and inflation. Editor of the monthly newsletter “The Emerging Economy” brought out by Indicus. A regular columnist for the Business Standard, she has also contributed to the Indian Express. She has co-authored a 22 volume set “Indian States at a Glance – 2006-07”, published by Pearson Education.

Amit Sinha (President), BE (Mechanical), M Tech (IIT Chennai), PGDM (IIM Ahmedabad)

20 years experience encompassing manufacturing, consulting and marketing. Consulting and research experience includes both the social and the corporate sector for a variety of products and services both in India and overseas.

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Aali Sinha (Asst. Vice President) MA. Sociology, Delhi School of Economics

A recipient of the M.S.A. Rao Scholarship for academic achievement. She has worked extensively on reproductive child health, education of poor children, spending patterns in health care, and access to health care. Ms. Sinha is also the co-author of the "Social and Economic Profile of India" (Social Science Press) a book that is a 'first resort' reference on Indian socio-economic conditions. He has worked extensively on rural water supply and sanitation, inter and intra -state disparities. He has also looked at the evolution of service sector in India and social infrastructure in urban areas. He presently heads the Monitoring and Evaluation division of Indicus. She is a Consultant at Indicus Analytics and is currently working on regulatory and infrastructure development issues with an emphasis on the telecommunications sector.

Siddhartha Dutta (Asst. Vice President) M. Phil, Centre for the Study of Regional Development, Jawaharlal Nehru University Payal Malik MBA, University of Cincinnati

P. Srinivasan (Chief Technical Officer) BE, BITS Pilani, Microsoft Certified Database Administrator and Microsoft Certified System Engineer

He has over 15 years of experience in the IT industry has wide expertise in developing application in Microsoft technologies. Instrumental in developing Supervision a retail back office solution. More than 50 clients in Europe are currently using this software. He was also the lead architect for SAP Vision, which provides an interface between SAP and SuperVision. He is the chief technical officer and is responsible for the development of innovative technologies at Indicus Netlabs.
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 Bibek Debroy, Professor, Centre for Policy Research  Subir Gokarn, Chief Economist, CRISIL  Subhashish Gangopadhyay, Dierctor, India Development Foundation  Ashok V. Desai, Former Chief Economic Advisor, Prime Minister of India  S. L. Rao, Former Director, NCAER  D.B. Gupta, Former Professor, Institute of Economic Growth

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Indicus in media

By. Ashish Kumar Rajput

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 Indicus Analytics has been talked about by all the national and vernacular media houses
 Ex. President of India Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam, the Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh and the Finance Minister Mr. P. Chidambaram have all referred to our work as we cover a wide range of aspects of the Indian economy.

 The India Today special issue on the ‘State of the States’ is released every year in the presence of Chief Ministers from across the c

 An annual feature of India Today since 2003. Every year the study adds to the ranking interesting aspects of development such as d – N-E, J&K give best output returns on farm credit (Indian Express)

According to “Agricultural Gross District Domestic Product 2005-2006” figures compiled by Indicus Analytics, 19 of the North-East’s 72 districts and four of Jammu and Kashmir’s 14 districts have credit to agricultural output ratios of more than 50 – Cover Story- A Tale of 5 Cities (Outlook Money): October 4, 2006.“ A new Indicus Analytics study provides a wealth of information on city life. We are able to cull education, careers, security and entertainment across India’s top – Metros Score in cool quotient (DNA): September 15, 2006

“Delhi based Indicus Analytics’ City Skyline of India 2006 report sets out a Youthfulness Index, which finds smaller cities more youthful than the metros. Youthfulness, – Cover Story- State of the States (India Today, Special Issue): September 11, 2006 “The fourth INDIA TODAY annual study of quality of life and work across the country does exactly that. Done by economists Bibek Debroy and Laveesh Bhandari, the 2006 State of the States study offers some exciting findings…”

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– Reservation in education Business Standard 14-Jun-06 “The latest attempt by our government to reserve seats for Other Backward Classes (OBCs ) in higher education institutes has sparked off protests all over the country….. – Class monitor needed (The Indian Express): 20-Oct-06

New planning commission targets on primary education will have to depend on the success of the ongoing Sarva Siksha Abhiyan . The government doesn’t know it yet but field-level data doesn’t hold out much hope. There has been little improvement in prim – Free to choose (Business Standard): 5-Dec-06 The criticism against the voucher system which allows opting for a school of choice - public or private - is unfounded. – Back to the kitchen,ladies (Business Standard):13-Dec-06

While examining the need for gender parity in tertiary education, the 172nd Report on University and Higher Education took up th – Mizoram vs Kerala (Business Standard): 18-Oct-06 Historians believe that the Mizos are a part of the great wave of the Mongolian race spilling over into India centuries ago….

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Relevant experience; Areas and our expertise
Expertise • Primary data collection through surveys • Testing of Students and Teachers • Monitoring & evaluation of programs and schemes • Analysis of Primary & Secondary Data
Title Education Attainment: Status and Trends in Andhra Pradesh Sponsors The World Bank

Areas • Analysis of various measurement indicators
(Age specific completion rates, drop out rates etc)

• Identifying determinants to education • Linking between education and employment • Impact of incentives
Abstract Measuring the education attainment over time in Andhra Pradesh using four different datasets. Various indicators such as completion rates, enrollment rates, and drop out rates etc. were estimated across various socioeconomic strata. Analyze the socio-economic determinants of schooling achievement in Karnataka, using the results of the 52nd round of NSSO in association with Harvard University, and NCAER The nature and extent of private education for the poor An path breaking international research project undertaken in five countries (Ghana, Nigeria, Kenya, India and China). • Census of Schools • Survey of students, their parents & teachers. • Testing scholastic ability of students and teachers.
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Determinants of School Enrolment, Attainment and choice in Karnataka Private Schools Serving LowIncome Families

The World Bank

University of Newcastle upon Tyne, UK

Monitoring and Evaluation of the Pilot Study on Integrated Child Development in Madhya Pradesh

The World Bank

Pilot study initiated in Ratlam district of MP attempts at a better understanding of how convergence can be achieved in a sustainable manner and whether such planning is an effective tool towards better child development. A baseline survey has been conducted - service providers at the facilities and the beneficiaries

Equity in School Participation and Completion

The World Bank

Identifies the constraints faced by socially and economically disadvantaged children in school participation and completion and to ascertain the changes that have been taking place since the mideighties across the country.

Time Usage of Energy Constrained Households and Education

Stanford University, USA

Analysis of household members’ time budget, its allocation among various tasks and how difficulties in access to energy affect time allocation towards education and learning activities.

Information Technology Students in India

Social Science Research Center, Berlin, Germany

Understanding migration preferences of fresh engineering & IT graduates and what factors affect their decisions.
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Market Skyline of India – All districts separated for urban and rural City Skyline of India – Top 112 cities District GDP of India – All districts Housing Skyline of India – Top 112 cities Indian Financial Scape – All districts Indian Development Landscape – All districts City Skyline of India - Neighborhood Series – Top Cities
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For a range of purposes Planning a marketing strategy

Opening a branch

Monitoring sales efforts Prioritizing & ranking markets

Benchmarking sales against potential
Location Choices

Writing a report for PR purposes

Presenting to superiors

Sourcing of inputs
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Getting insights others don’t have

…that require quality data on hand

Know consumer characteristics
Identifying Potential Markets For business expansion
Targeting locations

Marketing of Products
Delivering services where they are required
Identifying demand potential of select locations
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