Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations

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Workshop on The Web of Transport Corridors in South Asia


March 27, 2018

Inspire Hall, Le Meridien, New Delhi, Windsor Place, Janpath, New Delhi




9:00 am 



9:15 am


Welcome and Opening Remarks:

Dr. Rajat Kathuria, Director & Chief Executive,ICRIER  


9:30 am

Keynote Speech: Mr. Amitabh Kant, CEO, NITI Aayog



Report Overview  by Dr. Martin Melecky, Lead Economist, WBG



Panel Discussion “The WEB of Transport Corridors in South Asia”


Moderator:  Dr. Martin Rama, Chief Economist for SAR, WBG



Dr. Prabir De, Professor, ASEAN-India Centre, RIS

Dr. Srikanth  Kondapalli, Professor, Jawaharlal Nehru University

Dr. Ram Singh, Professor, Delhi School of Economics


11:30 am

Q & A Session


11:45 am

Closing Remarks:

Dr. Martin Rama, Chief Economist for SAR, WBG 

Dr. Duncan Overfield, Head, DFID Asia Regional

Mr. Sabyasachi Mitra, Deputy Country Director, ADB-India


12:00 pm



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