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Raj Center's Newest Research Initiative Featured in Economic Times
Wednesday, October 17, 2018

The Deepak and Neera Raj Center's newest initiative on the 2019 national election is featured throughout India. From the Economic Times:Eminent economist Arvind Panagariya is bringing together policy experts and academicians from distinguished universities to contribute to substantive economic policy analyses on issues confronting the Indian economy that can further help develop a reform agenda for the government to be elected in the 2019 national polls.   Panagariya, who had served as the first Vice Chairman of the NITI Aayog from...

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EVENT: Dreamcatching: Can India and China Be Friends?
Thursday, October 11, 2018

Monday, October 15, 2018 | 1:00-2:00 PMInternational Affairs Building, Room 1501Moderated byDean Merit E. JanowColumbia SIPA Ambassador Rao served as foreign secretary of India from 2009 to 2011 and as India's ambassador to the United States from 2011 to 2013. She was the nation's first female ambassador to China. Since retiring from the diplomatic corps in 2013, Ambassador Rao has served as a fellow or visiting scholar at Brown University, the New School, and the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars.REGISTER HERE

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Governance in the age of Technology with Mr. Chandrababu Naidu, Chief Minister, Andhra Pradesh
Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Upcoming Event:Mr. Chandrababu Naidu, Chief Minister, Andhra Pradesh Governance in the age of Technology International Affairs Building420 W. 118th Street, Room 1501Wed, September 26, 2018 11:15 AM – 12:45 PM  Mr Chandrababu Naidu, the Chief Minister of the State of Andhra Pradesh will be speaking on Governance in the age of Technology. Helming one of the world's most robust e-Governance platform that seeks to drive 'Citizen-centric' service delivery systems, Mr Naidu is leading India's journey of governance reforms driven by data...

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Power Panel on India: Economic Reforms and International Engagement
Tuesday, April 10, 2018

The Deepak and Neera Raj Center on Indian Economic Policiesand The Jerome A. Chazen Institute for Global Businessat Columbia University Invite you to Power Panel onIndia: Economic Reforms and International EngagementPANELISTS:Charles KayeCo-Chief Executive OfficerWarburg-PincusArvind PanagariyaDirectorDeepak and Neera Raj Center on Indian Economic PoliciesAshley J. TellisTata Chair for Strategic AffairsCarnegie Endowment for International PeacePRESIDING:Jagdish BhagwatiUniversity ProfessorColumbia UniversityWednesday — April 25, 2018...

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March 19: Global Governance: Evolving Role for India with Ambassador Syed Akbaruddin, Permanent Representative of India to the United Nations
Monday, March 5, 2018

Ambassador Syed AkbaruddinIndian Permanent Representative to the United NationsMonday, Marcy 19, 2018Lecture | 6:30 to 8:00 p.m.Columbia University, International Affairs Building, Room 1501 (15th Floor) Morningside Heights Campus, 420 W. 118th Street NY, NY 10027. Enter Building at 118th Street, at Broadway.About the topic: On one hand the end of cold war brought changes in the engagement and expectation of global community from Global Governance structures and institutions, on the other the world increasingly witnessed issues/...

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