As a national think tank on productivity issues, the NPC conducts research to collect and analyze data and information on productivity-related topics in various sectors of the Indian economy. The topics include the existing challenges and emerging needs of sectors. NPC also organizes regional and sectoral conferences to impart knowledge on emerging issues and findings and discuss management strategy for the same. Conducting studies, research surveys, evaluations etc. on matters relating to productivity /quality improvement for enterprises, governments and others.