Lakshmi Kumar


Lakshmi KumarLakshmi Kumar is associate professor and programme director at IFMR with over 15 years of experience in research and teaching. Her primary areas of interest are understanding development issues, rural livelihoods and analysis of government-provided basic services other than banking and macroeconomic issues. In connection to this, she has been part of various field-based studies in India, particularly in Tamil Nadu, including projects sponsored by Harvard University, NSE and University of California, Irvine.