Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations

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What Should be India’s Economic Priorities in Globalising World?
Lord Meghnad Desai, Professor,
London School of Economics

January 6, 1999

About Lord Meghnad Desai
LORD MEGHNAD DESAI, Professor of Economics at the London School of Economics and Political Science, is currently the Director of the Centre for the Study of Global Governance, London School of Economics. Born in July 1940, he was educated at the University of Bombay. He secured his Ph.D. from the University of Pennsylvania, USA. He has written extensively on a wide range of subjects. From 1984-1991, he was co-editor of the Journal of Applied Econometrics. He has been both Chair and President of Isligton South and Pinsbury Constituency Labour Party in London and was made a peer in April 1991. He is currently Chairman of the Trustee’s Board for Training for Life, Chairman of the Management Board of City Roads and on the Board of Tribune magazine.
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