Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations

Seminar Details

19 Apr 2016
  • Seminar :
    Seminar on Supporting Indian Farms the Smart Way: Rationalizing Subsidies and Investments for Faster, Inclusive and Sustainable Growth
    April 29, 2016

    Supporting Indian Farms the Smart Way

    Rationalizing Subsidies and Investments for Faster, Inclusive and Sustainable Growth

     

    Programme Schedule

    1.00pm-2.00pm

    Lunch

    2:00pm-2:10pm

    Welcome Address

    Dr. Rajat Kathuria, Director and Chief Executive, ICRIER

    2:10pm-3:00pm

     

    Session 1:

    Support System for Farmers: Need to Rationalize Subsidies

     

    Chair:

    Shri J.K. Mohapatra, Former Secretary, Department of Fertilisers

     

    Presenters:

    ICRIER Team (Dr. Ashok Gulati, Prof. Anwarul Hoda,

    Ms. Pritha Banerjee, Ms. Prerna Terway)

    3:00pm-3:15pm

    Discussant:

    Mr. T.K Arun, Editor-Opinion, The Economic Times

    Mr. Sunil Jain, Managing Editor, The Financial Express

    3:15pm-3:45pm

    Open Discussion

    3:45pm-4:10pm

    Tea Break

    4:10pm-4:45pm

    Session 2:

    Marginal Returns to Subsidies and Investments: Policy Implications

     

    Chair:

    Dr. Marco Ferroni, Executive Director,  Syngenta Foundation for Sustainable Agriculture

     

    Presenters:

    ICRIER Team (Dr. Ashok Gulati, Dr. N.  Chandrasekhara Rao, Ms. Prerna Terway)

    4:45pm-5:05pm

    Discussant:

    Dr. Sudha Narayanan, Associate Professor, IGIDR

     

    Dr. Aunp K Pujari, Former Secretary Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises.

    5:05pm-5:25pm

    Open Discussion

    5:25pm-5:30pm

    Vote of Thanks

  • Place : New Delhi
  • Venue : Magnolia Hall, India Habitat Centre, Lodi Road

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