K. Chandrasekhar is an Associate Professor working in the areas of Agricultural Economics, Microfinance, Rural Development and Primary Education. He has 17 years of research and teaching experience. He has M.A and Ph.D in Economics from University of Hyderabad. Prior to Joining CESS he worked in Institute of Economic Growth, Delhi as Assistant Professor.
His recent completed projects are “Baseline survey under National Child Labour Project Scheme in Telangana (NCLPS)-Phase -II” 2019, “Baseline survey under National Child Labour Project Scheme in Telangana (NCLPS), Phase-I” 2018, “Impact Evaluation of Flagship Programmes in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh” 2018, “An Evaluation Study on the Day School for the Children of Rohingya Refugees at Balapur, Hyderabad”, Sponsored by Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA), Telangana State Government, 2017 and “An Evaluation Study on Learning Enhancement Programme (LEP) for Girl Children in Kamareddy District of Telangana State”, Sponsored by Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA), Telangana State Government, 2017. As part of expert group members he participated in preparing a report on “Socio Economic Development of SC/STs" for Planning Department, government of A.P in August, 2012. So far one Ph.D and three M.Phil degrees are awarded to the students under his guidance.