Mukunthan was a LAMP Fellow 2016-17 and is currently the Head of Research at
the office of Lok Sabha MP, R.K.Jena. An economist by training he co-authored
the “Public Affairs Index – Governance in the states of India” (2016) while at
the Public Affairs Centre, Bangalore. He has also worked on few short term projects
with the Confederation of Indian Industry (South) and Tamil Nadu Planning
Commission and is a vivid blogger (https://ecoreya.wordpress.com/). His other
interests include cricket, yoga, music and Indian philosophy.