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Panel discussion on the Indian Economy

A panel discussion on the Indian Economy in the context of the Economic Survey 2018 -19 and the Union Budget 2019-20 by the faculty of CDS was held on 17 July 2019. Professor Sunil Mani, Director, welcomed the panel members and those in the audience,
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Seminar by Prof.J.Devika

A seminar on “A Gendered History of the Rise of the Neo-Savarna in Twentieth Century Kerala” was held at the Joan Robinson Hall on July 5, 2019. The seminar was presented by Professor J. Devika, Professor, Centre for Development Studies, Trivandr
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Seminar by Ms. Susama Hansdah

A seminar on “Quality of Tribal Education and its Characteristics: A Study in Mayurbhanj district of Odisha at primary level using primary data,” was held at the Joan Robinson Hall on June 28, 2019. The seminar was presented by Ms. Susama Hansdah
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Seminar by Dr Ritika Jain

A seminar on “Is R&D Spending Influenced by Disinvestment and Local Political Corruption? The Case of Indian Central Public Sector Enterprises” was held at the Joan Robinson Hall on June 25, 2019. The seminar was presented by Dr Ritika Jain,
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Seminar by Dr. Abhilash T

Seminar on ‘Reforming Colonial Relics?  Reflections on the Draft Indian Forest (Amendment) Act, 2019.’ A seminar on ‘Reforming Colonial Relics?  Reflections on the Draft Indian Forest (Amendment) Act, 2019’ was held at the Joan Robinso
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Condolence meeting in memory of Professor N R Madhava Menon

A condolence meeting in memory of Professor N R Madhava Menon was held at the Baker auditorium on 8 May, 2019. A moments silence was observed at the commencement of the meeting. Prof Sunil Mani, Director, said that Professor Menon was very intimately
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Seminar by Dr. Sunil Kumar

A seminar on “The Urbanisation-Construction-Migration Nexus: Notes from Chennai, India” was held at the Joan Robinson Hall on May 6, 2019. The seminar was presented by Dr. Sunil Kumar, Department of Social Policy,
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Seminar by Dr. Sukhpal Singh

A seminar on ‘Reforming Agricultural Markets in India: Experience and Policy issues,’ was held at the Joan Robinson Hall on May 3, 2019. The seminar was presented by Dr. Sukhpal Singh, Professor and Chairperson, Ce
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Second Ambedkar Memorial Event

The SC/ST Cell of the Centre organised the Second Ambedkar Memorial Event and Lecture on Tuesday, 30th April, 2019. The lecture, titled  ‘Casteist Speech: Free Speech or Injurious Acts?’ was delivered by Professor K Satyanarayana, Dean of School
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TIPE Programme successfully conducted

In response to a felt need to improve the quality of economics education primarily at the undergraduate level a month-long training programme, Teaching Innovations Programme for College Teachers in Economics (TIPE), for teachers work
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