Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations

Seminar Details

18 Jul 2017

Release of Report


“Price Distortions in Indian Agriculture”

followed by

roundtable session on

Current Issues in Indian Agriculture


18th July, 2017, Tamarind Hall,

India Habitat Centre, Lodhi Road, New Delhi – 110003

09:45 am – 10:15 am

Registration / Tea, Coffee

10:15 am – 10:30 am

Welcome Remarks

Dr. Rajat Kathuria, Director & Chief Executive, ICRIER &

Dr. Junaid Kamal Ahmad, Country Director, World Bank India*


10:30 – 11:15 am

Release of ICRIER – World Bank India Report by

Dr. Arvind Subramanian, Chief Economic Adviser, Govt. of India


Price Distortions in Indian Agriculture” by Shweta Saini & Ashok Gulati


Presentation by Ashok Gulati &  Shweta Saini, ICRIER


Special Remarks by Dr. Arvind Subramanian


Observations by Siraj Hussain, ICRIER & Sunil Jain, Financial Express

11:15 am – 11:30 am

Tea, Coffee Break

11:30 am – 01:00 pm

Roundtable Session to discuss other Current issues in Indian Agriculture

01:00 pm onwards



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