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Dr Rakesh Mohan is Senior Fellow at the Jackson Institute for Global Affairs, Yale University and Distinguished Fellow at Brookings India.

He is also a Senior Adviser to the McKinsey Global Institute and a Non Resident Senior Research Fellow of Stanford University. He was until recently Executive Director on the Board of the International Monetary Fund representing Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, and Sri Lanka.

He was Chairman of the National Transport Development Policy Committee of the Government of India, with rank of Minister of State 2010-2014. He was Secretary, of the Indian Ministry of Finance, and also Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India between 2002 and 2009. In this capacity he co-chaired the G20 Working Group "Enhancing Sound Regulation and Strengthening Transparency" (2009), and the CGFS Working Group on Capital Flows (2008-09).

Mohan has authored three books on urban economics and urban development; He has also authored two books on monetary policy: 'Monetary Policy in a Globalized Economy: A Practitioner's View' (2009), and "Growth with Financial Stability: Central Banking in an Emerging Market" (Oxford University Press, 2011). His new edited book, "India Transformed: 25 Years of Economic Reforms" (Penguin Random House) is forthcoming in June 2017.

He has a BSc (Eng) from Imperial College of Science and Technology, University of London(1969), a BA from Yale University (1971) and a Ph.D. in economics from Princeton University.


Dr Mohan presenting the India Transport Report: Moving India to 2032 to Hon'ble Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh on 1st March, 2014 in the presence of Shri Montek Singh Ahluwalia, Deputy Chairman, Planning Commission, India

Dr Rakesh Mohan called on President Mahinda Rajapaksa on 30th July, 2014 during his visit to Colombo

Dr Rakesh Mohan called on President Mahinda Rajapaksa on 30th July, 2014 during his visit to Colombo
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India Transformed: 25 years of Economic Reforms ,

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Jack Gibson will have turned 100 in 2008 and this award is in honor of his memory and the impact he had on Mayo College students during his 15 year tenure as Principal from 1954 to 1969.