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Prof. Yugank Goyal
Associate Professor - Public Policy
Email: yugank.goyal@flame.edu.in
Ph.D. in Law and Economics from University of Hamburg, Erasmus University Rotterdam, University of Bologna (Erasmus Mundus Fellow); LL.M from Erasmus University Rotterdam, University of Hamburg, University of Manchester (Erasmus Mundus Fellow); Bachelor of Technology from SV National Institute of Technology, Surat.

Yugank is Associate Professor – Public Policy at FLAME University. He is the founder director of Centre for Knowledge Alternatives at the University, where he is developing large-scale documentation of district-level statistics and cultures across India.

Earlier, he  worked in O.P. Jindal Global University (JGU) as one of its founding faculty members, helping establish the University, and particularly its law school. Prior to that, he has worked with a major private bank, consulting its rural infrastructure projects in eastern India. 

His research interests include regulation, law and development, institutional economics, knowledge systems, informal markets and psephology. His research has been published in high-impact journals. He is also a reviewer in several of them.  He also regularly contributes to national dailies and other popular fora as well. 

He enjoys teaching interdisciplinary subjects, including public policy, new institutional economics, law and economics, futures studies and ethics. 

Yugank engages with the government on public policy issues regularly. He is Member, National Education Policy (NEP) Steering Committee, government of Maharashtra, Regional Advisory Council Member, Indian Council for Cultural Relations, government of India, and Consultant, Procurement Research Cell, AJ National Institute of Financial Management. He sits on the academic board of the Indian School of Public Policy, which he helped set up. Recently, he sldo co-founded a philanthropic, crowdfunded school in rural, western UP.


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