IFMR |  lakshmi Faculty at IFMR
Lakshmi Kumar

Area: Economics

Email: lakshmik@ifmr.ac.in


Areas of Interest

Economics particularly Development Economics

Name: Lakshmi Kumar
Designation: Program Chairperson PGDM

Biography

My primary areas of interest are in understanding savings behaviour of low income households, rural livelihoods and analysis of Government provided basic services. In this connection, I have been part of various field based studies in Tamil Nadu, including projects sponsored by Harvard University, University of California, Irvine and NABARD, India. I teach Macro Economics, Managerial Economics, International Business and Micro Finance to Management students.

Education: PhD (IIT, Madras)

Courses Taught: Macro Economics, Managerial Economics, International Business, Entrepreneurship and Micro Finance.

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