Avinash M. Tripathi is an Associate Research Fellow (Economics) at the Takshashila Institution. His areas of research are competition policy and financial risk management.
Avinash is an alumnus of the Centre for Economic Studies and Planning (JNU), where he learnt the importance of ideas and theoretical rigour.
While researching the importance of infrastructure in industrial development during his internship project in Asian Development Bank, he got interested in public policy. He is on track to receive Financial Risk Management certification from the Global Association of Risk Professionals. Avinash has written opinion pieces for the Mint and Pragati. He is also active on pragatiexpress and INI platforms. He tweets @qfint.