Bhargavi Zaveri

Senior Researcher

Bhargavi Zaveri (Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research): Bhargavi Zaveri is a Senior Researcher at the Finance Research Group (FRG) at the Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research (IGIDR). Her primary research area is financial regulation. She also works on land-related policy issues in Maharashtra. She has previously held research positions at the National Institute of Public Finance and Policy (NIPFP), New Delhi and the Harvard Law School. She was part of the team working on the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, the working group for setting up the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (IBBI), and has assisted in setting up India's first information utility. In the past, she has worked and published on institutional structures and regulatory governance in law-making processes in India. She regularly engages with the Ministry of Finance on various questions of financial regulation and policy. She is a lawyer by training.