Faculty Details

C. Niranjan Rao

Associate Professor

Industrial Economics, Economics of Technical Change, Economics of Intellectual Property Rights
Qualification: Ph.D Economics
  • He has done consultancy assignments for UNCTAD, WIPO, and UN/ESCAP.
  • He has published articles in academic journals and edited books. He visited United Nations University Institute on New Technologies (UNUINTECH), Maastricht, The Netherlands; Yale University, New Hacen, CT, USA; McGill University, Montreal, Canada; BRICS Policy Centre, Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; and Institute of Quantitative and Technical Economics (IQTE), Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS), Beijing, China.
  • He worked at Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations (ICRIER), New Delhi and Research and Information System for Developing Countries (RIS), New Delhi.
  • His specialisation is Industrial Economics with emphasis on economics of technological change. He is an expert on economics of intellectual property rights.
  • Dr. C Niranjan Rao is an Associate Professor at the Centre for Economic and Social Studies (CESS), Hyderabad. He did his MA (Economics) from University of Hyderabad and Ph D (Economics) from Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi.