Economic Advisory Council to the Prime Minister (EAC-PM) is an independent body constituted to give advice on economic and related issues to the Government of India, specifically to the Prime Minister. At present, the composition of EAC-PM is: Dr. Bibek Debroy (Chairman), Shri Sanjeev Sanyal (Member), Shri Rakesh Mohan (Part-Time Member), Dr. Sajjid Chinoy (Part-Time Member), Dr. Neelkanth Mishra (Part-Time Member), Shri Nilesh Shah (Part-Time Member), Prof. T.T. Ram Mohan (Part-Time Member) and Dr. Poonam Gupta (Part-Time Member).


The Terms of Reference of EAC-PM include analyzing any issue, economic or otherwise, referred to it by the Prime Minister and advising him thereon, addressing issues of macroeconomic importance and presenting views thereon to the Prime Minister. These could be either suo-motu or on reference from the Prime Minister or anyone else. They also include attending to any other task as may be desired by the Prime Minister from time to time.


Dr. Bibek Debroy


Shri. Sanjeev Sanyal


Shri. Rakesh Mohan

Part-Time Member

Dr. Sajjid Z. Chinoy

Part-Time Member

Dr. Neelkant Mishra

Part-Time Member

Dr. Poonam Gupta

Part-Time Member

Shri. Nilesh Shah

Part-Time Member

Prof. T.T. Ram Mohan

Part-Time Member


Cultural Heritage: An Urgent Need To Popularize And Protect

The report makes an attempt to address various issues associated with India's diverse and ancient composite heritage.


Competitiveness Roadmap For India@100

India Competitiveness Initiative is a multiyear effort towards enhancing prosperity and ease of living for its citizens. The initiative is a collaborative effort between EAC-PM, The Institute for Competitiveness headed by Dr. Amit Kapoor, Prof. Michael Porter and Dr. Christian Ketels from Harvard Business School.


Why India Needs To Urgently Invest In Its Patent Ecosystem?

An evolved Intellectual Property Rights regime is the basic requirement for a knowledge-based economy. Technological innovation and scientific research require a robust patenting system. India is seeing a surge in start-ups and unicorns, and an efficient IPR system is an essential prerequisite for a healthy startup ecosystem. In this paper, we focus on analyzing India’s performance in terms of patents and trademarks.


Status of Foundational Literacy & Numeracy in India

The report on the State of Foundational Literacy and Numeracy in India highlights the importance of early education years in the overall development of a child. It further highlights the role of well-planned early interventions like the National Education Policy (2020) and the NIPUN Bharat guidelines, leading to long-term improved learning outcomes.


Index on Quality of Life for elderly

The Index on Quality of Life for Elderly 2021 represents a beginning in taking the first step in establishing a complete understanding of the elderly population around India’s States and Union territories.


Beekeeping Development Committee Report

Beekeeping is an important activity that supplements and compliments agriculture and provides nutritional and economic security to rural communities worldwide.