Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations

Seminar Details

19 Dec 2012


ICRIER-KAS Seminar
on
Services Sector as an Engine of Inclusive Growth
 

Date: Wednesday, December 19, 2012 
Venue: Magnolia Hall, India Habitat Centre, Lodi Road, New Delhi  

Programme

9:45 – 10:00 am: Registration and Tea
10:00 – 10:05 am: Welcome Address
Rajat Kathuria, Director & Chief Executive, Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations (ICRIER)
10:05 – 10:10 am: Opening Remarks
Tomislav Delinic, Resident Representative to India (Officiating), Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS)
10:10 10:40 am: Keynote Address
Rajeev Kher, Additional Secretary, Department of Commerce, Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Government of India

Q & A

10:40 am-1:00 pm: Technical Session
Chair: Sumanta Chaudhuri, Joint Secretary, Department of Commerce, Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Government of India
10:40- 11:00 am: Speaker 1: Donghyun Park, Principal Economist, Economics and Research Department, Asian Development Bank and author of the Asian Development Outlook [Download Presentation]

Title: Developing the Services Sector as Engine of Growth for Asia: An Overview

11:00 – 11:20 am: Speaker 2: Arpita Mukherjee, Professor, Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relation (ICRIER) [Download Presentation]

Title: Services Sector in India: Issues and Way Forward

11:20- 11:40 am: Speaker 3: Rupa Chanda, Professor, Department of Economics & Social Sciences, Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore 
[Download Presentation]

Title: Managing Labour Services Exports: Role of Interstate Cooperation

11:40 am-12:10 pm: Speaker 4: Ejaz Ghani, Economic Adviser, South Asia PREM, The World Bank, Washington D.C., USA[Download Paper]

Title: Outsourcing and Diaspora

12:10 – 1:00 pm: Q & A
1:00 pm onwards: Lunch

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