Currently, Raj is focusing his research on development economics to better understand how interventions & polices affect well being of the population. Prior to joining the University of Delhi, he worked as a research academic at the prestigious Indian School of Business, Hyderabad. He has research experience in diverse fields of economics with the focus on sectors such as energy, climate change, and development economics. He also has publications in international peer-reviewed journals to his credit. Prominent among them is the paper "Renewable Deployment in India: Financing Costs and Implications for Policy,” published in the Energy Policy Journal in the year 2013.
NET (UGC) Economics
M.A., Economics, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi
B.A. (H) Economics, Sri Venkateswara College, University of Delhi, New Delhi
"Legislative Policy Actions on Air Pollution - A study on Delhi", 2014 issue of Asian Academic Research Journal of Social Science and Humanities ISSN: 2319-2801
"Renewable Deployment in India: Financing Costs and Implications for Policy," Energy Policy, 62: 28- 43, 2013 ISSN: 0301-4215