Akshay Kotak

Manager, Economics

Akshay is the Manager of Economics at the Information and Communications Technology Council (ICTC) and is currently based in Vancouver. He brings over 8 years of experience in economic research and analysis in academic, business, and policy settings. He is a research associate affiliated with the Systemic Risk Centre at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) and has previously worked as a researcher at the International Monetary Fund in Washington, DC, and as an oilfield engineer at Schlumberger in Norway. He was also co-founder of one of India’s first robo-advisors.

Akshay holds a DPhil in Financial Economics from the University of Oxford, and a BS in Industrial Engineering and Economics from the Georgia Institute of Technology. His research interests include macroeconomics, capital and labour markets, and the economic, societal, and environmental impacts of technology.

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Covid-19 and Beyond

30 November 2022 · Alexandra Cutean, Akshay Kotak, Rosina Hamoni, ZhenZhen Ye


November 8, 2022 · Mairead Matthews, Akshay Kotak, Allison Clark, Erik Henningsmoen, Mansharn Toor, Justin Ratcliffe, Todd Legere


Understanding Talent Development, Attraction, and Retention

September 28, 2022 · Akshay Kotak, Faun Rice, Maya Watson


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