Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations

Seminar Details

17 May 2012

Icrier       Hudco
Urbanization and the Competitiveness of Cities
Date: 17th May, 2012, Thursday, 3:30-5:00
Venue: ICRIER, Conference Room, Core 6A, 4th Floor,
India Habitat Centre, Lodi Road, New Delhi 
ICRIER-HUDCO Seminar Summary


3:15 3:30 pm Registration and Tea
3:30 – 3:40 pm Opening Remarks:
Dr Isher J. Ahluwalia
, Chairperson, Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations (ICRIER), &
Dr. A.N. Krishnamurthy, 
Executive Director, Training, HUDCO
3:40 4:10pm Presentation By:
Dr. Ejaz Ghani, Economic Advisor, World Bank

 “Is India’s Manufacturing Sector Moving Away from Cities
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4:10 4:40 pm Discussants:
Dr. John Blomquist, Senior Economist, Social Protection Unit, World Bank
Mr. Ajay Shankar, Member Secretary, National Manufacturing Competitiveness Council (NMCC)
4:40 – 5:00 pm Question and Answers
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