ISBN 9788171886616,India And The Global Economy

India And The Global Economy


Rajiv Kumar



Academic Foundation

Publication Year 2008

ISBN 9788171886616

ISBN-10 8171886612

Hard Back

Number of Pages 348 Pages
Language (English)


India and the Global Economy is a collection of specially commissioned papers for ICRIER's Silver Jubilee Conference. The papers, prepared by a number of eminent policy makers, academicians and senior industry representatives, address important policy challenges facing India today as the Country intensifies its engagement with the global economy. The inaugural address by the Hon'ble Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, covers the entire range of reform issues and lays down a research agenda that merits the attention of all serious scholars of the Indian economy. This volume will be extremely valuable for those with an interest in policy reforms which are required for effective integration of the Indian economy with global flows, and help achieve the twin objectives of growth and equity. About Author : Rajiv Kumar is currently Director and Chief Executive of the Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations (ICRIER). In a distinguished career spanning over 25 years, Dr. Kumar has held several key positions in a wide range of institutions. He has several books and publications to his credit and contributes regularly to newspapers and journals. Abhijit Sen Gupta is a Fellow at the Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations (ICRIER). He holds a PhD in International Economics from the University of California, Santa Cruz. He has published several articles in India as well as abroad and is a regular contributor to the popular press.