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India: Aspirations & Contradictions in the Age of Nationalist Capital

South Asia Centre, London School of Economics

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Thursday, Jun 17, 2021
from 2:30 PM to 4:30 PM (UTC)

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Hosts

South Asia Centre, London School of Economics

Languages

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Channels

Government & Politics

Sustainable Development

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A Roundtable on new economic engagements with India, the emerging South Asian economic & consumer powerhouse.

Speakers:

Sanjay Jain is Senior Fellow in the Department of Economics, University of Oxford.

Ravinder Kaur (@rkadelhi) is Associate Professor of Modern South Asian Studies at the University of Copenhagen, and author of Brand New Nation: Capitalist Dreams and Nationalist Designs in Twentieth-Century India (2020).

Ila Patnaik (@IlaPatnaik) is an economist, and currently Professor at the National Institute of Public Finance and Policy, New Delhi.

Moderator:

Nasser Munjee is an LSE alumnus, Chairman of Development Credit Bank (DCB) and Tata Motor Finance Ltd, both in India, and Chair of the Senior Advisory Board, LSE South Asia Centre.

Chair:

Nilanjan Sarkar is Deputy Director, LSE South Asia Centre.

This event is an annual Roundtable organised in collaboration with the Institute for New Economic Thinking, New York.

Hosts

South Asia Centre, London School of Economics