Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI) and Shri Ram Centre for Industrial Relations, Human Resources, Economic & Social Development (SRC) are jointly organizing the Bharat Ram Memorial Seminar on The Globalization Paradox: Why Global Markets, States and Democracy Can't Coexist with Prof Dani Rodrik.
Prof Dani Rodrik is a Rafiq Hariri Professor of International Political Economy at John F Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University. He has been a vocal critic of globalization and has written extensively about the globalization paradox and the inconsistencies that exist in today’s world economy.
The Seminar would focus around Professor Rodrik’s latest book, “The Globalization Paradox : Why Global Markets, States and Democracy Can't Coexist" and would give us an opportunity to get a deeper insight into the dilemma surrounding globalization and the different notions of it carried by economists. Experts would also deliberate upon the future of globalization and how to attain balanced development as we confront today's global challenges in trade, finance, and labour markets.
Some of the key speakers include:
* Shri Montek Singh Ahluwalia, Deputy Chairman, Planning Commission, Government of India.
* Lord Meghnad Desai, Professor Emeritus, London School of Economics.
* Dr Kaushik Basu, Chief Economic Adviser, Ministry of Finance, Government of India.
* Mr Arun Maira, Member, Planning Commission, Government of India.