Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations

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Global economic corporation: view from g 20
Concept Note
October 7, 2012 (Sunday), Jacaranda Hall, India Habitat Centre
18:00-19:00 Chair :
Rajat Kathuria, Director and CE, ICRIER

Inaugural Lecture
:
Montek Singh Ahluwalia, Deputy Chairman, Planning Commission
19:00-21:00 Welcome Dinner
October 8, 2012 (Monday), Gulmohar Hall, India Habitat Centre
9:00-9:30 Registration
9:30-10:30 Inaugural Session

Chair:
Isher Ahluwalia, Chairperson, ICRIER

Keynote Address :
Subir Gokarn, Deputy Governor, RBI

10:30-11:00 Chair:
Thomas Richardson, Senior Resident Representative, IMF, New Delhi 

Special Address:
Vadim B. Lukov, Ambassador-at-Large, Coordinator of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation on G20 and BRICS
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11:00-11:15 Tea/Coffee Break
11:15-13:00 Session 1Eurozone Crisis: Short-Run Challenges and Options

Chair:
Pierre Jacquet
, President, Global Development Network

Panel:

  1. Abheek Barua, Chief Economist, HDFC 
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  2. Heribert Dieter, Senior Research Associate, The German Institute for International and Security Affairs, Berlin 
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  3. Holger Fabig, Head of Division G7/G8, G20, World Economy, Currency Issues – Federal Ministry of Finance, Germany 
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  4. Marcos Troyjo, Co-Director, BRICLab, Columbia University
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Q & A

13:00-14:00 Lunch
14:00-15:45 Session 2: Global Imbalances and their Consequences: Past, Present and Future

Chair
:
Onno Ruhl, Country Director, World Bank, India

Panel:

  1. Michael Callaghan, Former Executive Director, Macroeconomic Group (International), Department of the Treasury, Australia. 
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  2. Takuji Kinkyo, Senior Research Fellow, Policy Research Institute, Ministry of Finance, Japan; Professor, Kobe University. 
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  3. Emil Stavrev, Deputy Division Chief, Multilateral Surveillance Division, IMF 
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  4. Chetan Subramanian, Associate Professor, IIM Bangalore 
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Q & A

15:45-16:00 Tea/Coffee Break
16:00-17:45 Session 3Financial Regulatory Reforms: Not far enough or Overkill?

Chair:
Anand Sinha
, Deputy Governor, RBI

Panel:

  1. Jae-ha Park, Deputy Dean, ADBI 
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  2. Stephen Pickford, Associate Fellow, Chatham House 
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  3. Paul Bernd Spahn, Professor Emeritus of Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main, Germany 
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  4. Susan Thomas, Assistant Professor, IGIDR
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Q & A

October 9, 2012 (Tuesday), Gulmohar Hall, India Habitat Centre
9:30-11:15 Session 4Reforming the International Monetary System: The Need for a New Framework

Chair:
Jae-ha Park, Deputy Dean, ADBI

Panel:

  1. Matt Crooke, Minister-Counsellor (Economic), Australian High Commission, New Delhi 
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  2. Renu Kohli, Macroeconomist and Consultant, DEA-ICRIER G20 Research Programme; former staff member, IMF & RBI 
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  3. Gurbachan Singh, Independent Researcher, formerly Visiting Professor, ISI – Delhi Centre 
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  4. Emil Stavrev, Deputy Division Chief, Multilateral Surveillance Division, IMF
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Q & A

11:15-11:30 Tea/Coffee Break
11:30- 13:15 Session 5A Macroeconomic Policy Agenda for Emerging Economies: What Does Research Tell Us?

Chair:
Bimal Jalan
, Former Governor, RBI

Panel:

  1. Atish Ghosh, Chief, Systemic Issues, and Assistant Director, IMF 
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  2. David Kim, Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, The University of Sydney 
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  3. Partha Sen, Professor, South Asian University, New Delhi
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  4. Abhijit Sen Gupta, Senior Economic Officer, ADB, New Delhi 
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Q & A

13:15-14:30 Lunch
14:30-16:00 Session 6Growth, Austerity and Public Policy

Chair:
Shankar Acharya, Honorary Professor, ICRIER

Panel:

  1. Chetan Ghate, RBI Chair Professor, ICRIER
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  2. Denis Medvedev, Senior Country Economist, World Bank 
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  3. Alok Sheel, Joint Secretary, DEA, The Ministry of Finance, India 
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Q & A

 
* The opening remarks by the Chair of the sessions will be for 5 minutes; each speaker will get 20 minutes to present; and Q&A will be for about 20 minutes.

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