Arvind Subramanian named Narendra Modi govt's chief economic adviser

Written by ENS Economic Bureau | New Delhi | Updated: Oct 16 2014, 23:18pm hrs
Arvind SubramanianArvind Subramanian has been appointed by the government as the Chief Economic Advisor to the Finance Ministry.
Economist Arvind Subramanian has been appointed by the government as the Chief Economic Advisor to the Finance Ministry. Subramanian is currently a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics (PIIE) in Washington DC.

He has worked at the International Monetary Fund, where he served as an assistant director in the research department and had also taught at Harvard Universitys Kennedy School of Government (19992000) and at the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies.