• One-week Q.I.P. workshop on "Financial Time-Series Modelling in R: FinMODE-2018", 24th-28th September 2018, in collaboration with Indian Econometric Society (TIES), organized by Wasim Ahmad.

  • Prof. Wasim Ahmad has been awarded the "RBI Faculty Scholarship for Members from Academic Institutions: 2018".

  • Q.I.P. course on "Statistical Analysis using R Software," 3rd–7th September 2018, organized by Mohammad Arshad Rahman and Shalabh (Department of Mathematics & Statistics, IITK).

  • The team comprising Ayush Agarwal, Tanisha Mishra, Kartikey Bhargava and Navneet Singh under the mentorship of Prof. Wasim Ahmad has won the national "Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Policy Challenge-2018". The award consists of a trophy, cash prize of 1 lakh and an opportunity to intern with RBI for a period of up to 3 months in a department of their choice.

  • Professor Alan Olmstead (UC Davis) is visiting the Department of Economic Sciences during 28th Nov - 10th Dec 2017. He will be giving a series of talks on economic history.

  • Faculty research project came out in media (Dainik Jagaran, 19 June 2017).

  • Column published in Mint, the business daily from HT Media based on PhD research (24 May 2017).