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  • 06 Feb
    2019
    We have an opening for data visualiser to represent both our quantitative and qualitative data, especially the numbers. This expert will be tasked with quantitative analysis for our projects. The selected candidate will be entrusted with secondary analysis. For more details please visit here.
  • 05 Feb
    2019
    IndiaSpend publishes an article by Dr. Jyotsna Jha and Mr. Madhusudhan B V Rao titled, ‘Funding For Teacher Training Down 87% In 6 Years, As India’s Central Expenditure On Education Declines’ on 5 February 2019. We were invited by the media house to write this article.
  • 04 Feb
    2019
    NDTV publishes an article titled, ‘Difficult Dialogues Looks At Value Education, Girls Drop-Out Ratio, RTE’ on 2 February 2019. It is based on the panel that CBPS organised with Difficult Dialogues titled, ‘Education for All: Inclusion in Education’ on 1 February 2019.
  • 29 Jan
    2019
    CBPS along with Difficult Dialogues is organising a panel titled, 'Education for All: Inclusion in Education' on 1 February 2019 at Abolim Hall, International Centre Goa (ICG). The panel consists of Dr. Arathi Sriprakash (University of Cambridge), Prof. Shyam Menon (University of Delhi; Former VC of Ambedkar University), Ms. Vrinda Sarup (Former IAS) and Dr. Niveditha Menon (Senior Research Advisor, CBPS). The moderator of the session is Dr. Jyotsna Jha (Director, CBPS) and the rapporteur is Ms. Neha Ghatak (Research Advisor, CBPS). The panel description and the bios are available here. T...
  • 08 Jan
    2019
    Fiscal Policy Institute (Bengaluru) has research opportunities (Research Fellows/Associates) in Economics, Law, Management and other subjects. Application details are available at the home page of Institute's website. Last date for receipt of applications is now extended up to 15th February 2019. This may be informed to, or shared with your younger colleagues and students to self-explore their eligibility and interest.
  • 03 Jan
    2019
    Dr. Anaka Aiyar and Dr. Srinivas Venugopal gave two academic lectures for the team at CBPS on 2 January 2019. Dr. Anaka Aiyar was an ex-employee at CBPS. She is currently a post-doctoral associate the Tata Cornell Institute (TCI) in Cornell University. She spoke around her research titled, 'A food systems approach to tackling malnutrition in emerging economies'. Dr. Srinivas Venugopal is an Assistant Professor of Marketing at the University of Vermont. He spoke around his research on providing a theoretical foundation for the notion of consumer-entrepreneur duality and test its implicat...
  • 01 Jan
    2019
    CBPS Team wishes all of you a very happy new year!
  • 30 Nov
    2018
    CBPS will be conducting a Budget workshop for Media Professionals on 7 December 2018. The workshop will cover budget and its concepts, terminologies,  essentials of budget analysis and advocacy and the role of media. The workshop will be delivered through a mix of presentations and discussions using examples from the Karnataka State Budget. We have attached the invite and application form for "Budget workshop for Media Professionals". Please send in the filled out applications to director@cbps.in by 3 December 2018. We welcome all - print / audio-visual / alternative media profess...
  • 26 Nov
    2018
    Jyotsna Jha was a panelist at the seminar titled, ‘Secondary Education and the Future of Adolescents in India’. Neha Ghatak also attended the same. It was organised on 22 November 2018 in New Delhi and was organised by Pratham, ASER and MacArthur Foundation. Jyotsna's session was titled, 'Looking Back, Looking Forward'. The other panelists were Sanyam Bhardwaj and Rukmini Banerji. It was moderated by Dipa Nag Chowdhury.
  • 23 Nov
    2018
    Centre for Budget and Policy Studies (CBPS) undertook a 4.5 year long study, using diverse sources of secondary and primary data, both at national and state levels, to understand the reach, inclusion, processes, potentials and barriers of the ODL system at secondary education level.The major findings of the study related to who accesses the ODL system, why opt for ODL system, Completion Rates for those enrolled through the ODL mode, Who does this system work for and why and issues related to access for the marginalised sections, are being presented in this video.