Abhishek Malhotra is an Assistant Professor of Economics at Sri Venkateswara College, University of Delhi. He is pursuing Ph.D. in Economics from University of Hyderabad. His research work focusses on infrastructure financing for urban development and the need to strengthen the urban local bodies.
Previously, he has been associated as a Consultant with the Chief Economic Adviser in Ministry of Finance, Govt. of India and as a Research Associate in IIM Ahmedabad. He was the Secretary, Partnerships and Finance at the Y20 India Secretariat during the G20 Presidency of India.
He has worked on several research projects focusing majorly on urban development and smart cities. He has authored several research papers and is a regular contributor to various digital news portals.