In addition to the research studies undertaken by the three Research Centres, the Institute has emerged as a premier agency for socio-economic research and independent evaluation projects sponsored by state/central government agencies, the Indian corporate sector, international agencies and the NGO sector.
Some of the major research/evaluation studies undertaken by the Institute during the past three years include:
Maharashtra-Karnataka Border Dispute Area, sponsored by Maharashtra Ekikaran Samiti
"The Anatomy of Judicial Pendency", sponsored by Union Ministry of Law.
"The Development Paradox: A Study of Tribal Villages in Thane District of Maharashtrasponsored by Union Ministry of Tribal Affairs, New Delhi.
"Seasonal Migration in Maharashtra: A Temporal Analysis (with Special Reference to Sugarcane Cutter Migrant in Maharashtra)", Aurangabad, sponsored by Janartha, Aurangabad.
"A study on Exchange Rate Volatility and Corporate Default", sponsored by Reserve Bank of India.
"Study on Capital Flows, Exchange Rate and Financial Stability," sponsored by Reserve Bank of India.
"A Study on Transmission of Monetary Policy under Different Regimens of Interest Rates in Banking".
"A Study on the Nexus between Access to Finance and Performance of Economy - a State and District Level Analysis",.
"History of Gokhale Institute of Politics & Economics,"
"Quality Evaluation of Road Projects under the District Planning Committee (DPC), Pune, Maharashtra, India" sponsored by Government of Maharashtra, 2015.
"Quality Evaluation of Veterinary Hospital Project under the District Planning Committee (DPC), Pune, Maharashtra, India" sponsored by Government of Maharashtra, 2015.
"Medium and Long-term Farm Impact of Debt Waiver and Relief Scheme", sponsored by NABARD.
"Preparation of Pre-Feasibility Report for Nira-Deoghar Irrigation Project Taluka: Bhor, District: Pune; Through A Uniquely Designed Public - Private Partnership [PPP] Model", sponsored by MKVDC, Maharashtra.
"Socio-Economic Issues in Maharashtra", sponsored by Life and General Associates.
"Female Domestic Workers and Socio-Economic Inclusion", sponsored by ICSSR.
"Impact of Developmental Schemes on the Underprivileged Sections of the Society in Maharashtra State", sponsored by the UGC, New Delhi.
"Jalna-vision 2032", sponsored by Government of Maharashtra, District Planning Committee, Jalna.
"Block Profile: Human Development Indicators", sponsored by YASHADA, September 2014.
"Study on Costs and Benefits of Cost audit Mechanism" Lalitagauri Kulkarni, sponsored by The Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India, March 2014
"Study on Capital Flows, Exchange RateVolatility and Financial Sector Stability",Rajas K. Parchure and Lalitagauri Kulkarni,ponsored by Reserve Bank of India.2. "Credit Risk Modelling and Validation of a
major public sector bank in India", Rajas K.Parchure and Lalitagauri Kulkarni,sponsored by Deloitte.
"The Contribution of the TATA Group tothe Indian Economy", sponsored by Reserve Bank of India.
"Consolidated Report on Impact Assessmentof the Implementation of the RevivalPackage for Short Term Co-operative CreditStructure (STCCS) in States of India(Maharashtra, Bihar, Andhra Pradesh, TamilNadu)", Sponsored by NABARD.
"Study on Benefits and Costs of Audit Mechanism", sponsored by ICWAI.
"Regional Growth Strategies for the Rest of Maharashtra", sponsored by Government ofMaharashtra.
"Reversing Son Preference: Study of Contributory Factors", sponsored by UNFPA.