International Workshop on Global Value Chains

Innovation along the Value Chain in East Asia: Empirical Evidences with an application to Aeronautical Manufacturing Industry in India CDS organised an international workshop on Global Value Chains (GV) and India’s participation in it, in collab
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Seventh P K Gopalakrishnan Memorial Lecture

Seventh P K Gopalakrishnan Memorial Lecture held at the Centre on 28 February 2018 at 4 p.m. Prof.Sukhadeo Thorat, Professsor Emeritus, JNU delivered a lecture on Inter-Group Inequality in India: Insight from the Economic Theories of Discrimination.
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Panel Discussion

Panel Discussion on the theme, "The Trajectory of Indian Economic Development" by Prof. Utsa Patnaik ,Professor Emeritus,CESP  & Prof. Prabhat Patnaik, Professor Emeritus, CESP, JNU  was conducted during 5pm to 7pm at the Joan Robinson Seminar
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Conference on Economic Theory and Policy

A two day conference on Economic Theory and Policy was held at CDS on the 22nd and 23rd of February 2018 with funding from the RBI Chair. Read more..
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Visit of the British Members of Parliament

A delegation of British Members of Parliament (MPs) accompanied by the Mr Bharat Joshi, British Deputy High Commissioner at Chennai, visited CDS on Tuesday, 13th February 2018. Read More

DEIP Programme: February 12-16, 2018

This was the first time that a version of the Design and Evaluation of Innovation Policy (DEIP) programme was conducted at the Centre. The programme was organised in collaboration with the United Nations University- MERIT, Maastricht in the Netherlan
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K N Raj Memorial Meeting 2018

A memorial meeting to commemorate the 8th anniversary of Prof. KN Raj was held at the Centre on Monday, 5 February 2017. The meeting was attended by friends, colleagues, faculty, staff and students along with other members of the CDS community. Read More

Sixth Foundation Day Lecture

The Sixth Foundation Day Lecture on “Redefining Reform New Paradigm of Water Governance in India,” was delivered by Dr Mihir Shah, Distinguished Visiting Professor, Shiv Nadar University, at the CDS on December 4, 2017. Prof Sunil Mani, Direct
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Public Lecture on The Science of Climate Change

A Public lecture on “The Science of Climate Changes” by Dr J. Srinivasan was held at the CDS on October 16, 2017. In his welcome address, Prof Sunil Mani described Dr Srinivasan as a distinguished scientist of the Divecha Centre for Climate Chang
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On 19 August, 2017, the Centre for Development Studies  hosted a workshop on Merger of Plan and Non-Plan Expenditure and Future of Scheduled Caste Sub-Plan (SCSP) and Tribal Sub-Plan (TSP), in association with NITI Aayog. The discussion focused upon
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