CAFRAL is a research institution set up by the Reserve Bank of India. Our focus is on the areas of banking, finance and macroeconomics. Within these broad areas, our interests include credit risk, monetary economics, mortgage markets, open economy macroeconomics and consumer finance.
CAFRAL aims to build intellectual capacity in these areas through its own internal hires, by hosting researchers of international repute, and facilitating collaborative research by building data resources and analytical capabilities. The selected candidates –
• Will assist and work with CAFRAL researchers and research visitors on projects. The output will be papers targeted for publication at high quality finance and economics journals and articles that inform policy.
• Will assist in putting together the data resources and assist with the relevant analytical statistical and econometric tools necessary to execute the research projects.
Research associates can expect a vibrant research environment, exposure to issues of policy and academic interest, and the chance to work with interesting datasets and mathematical and statistical toolkits used to address research and policy questions. They will interact with senior faculty and scholars from top ranked universities and research institutions in the world.