Vikasarth 2022 Session 2: Emigration, Consumption Boom and the Service Economy

6:00pm-8:00pm IST

Sep 22, 2022 | 8:30 – 10:30 Download .ics


Thirty Years of Indian Economic Reforms: Assessing the Growth and Development of Kerala

Join INET and the Centre for Public Policy Research for a series of three sessions delving into the economic response of the Kerala economy towards new reforms and understanding their impact on employment, education, industrialization, and migration.

  • 6:00pm - 6:10pm IST | Opening Remarks
    • Dr. Sumeetha Mokkil Maruthur
  • 6:10pm - 6:40pm IST | Speaker Presentation
    • Professor K.P. Kannan
  • 6:40pm - 7:10pm IST | Speaker Presentation
    • Dr. A.A. Erumban
  • 7:10pm - 7:40pm IST | Moderated Discussion
    • Moderated by Dr. Sumeetha Mokkil Maruthur
  • 7:40pm - 8:00pm IST | Q&A Session
    • Moderated by Dr. Sumeetha Mokkil Maruthur
  • 8:00pm IST | Closing Remarks
    • Dr. Sumeetha Mokkil Maruthur

The Vikasarth Conversations bring together a small and carefully curated group of “pracademics” engaged in legal, economic, and public policy spheres to deliberate on pressing governance challenges via an interdisciplinary approach.

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  • A.A. Erumban

    Assistant Professor & Researcher, University of Groningen

  • K.P. Kannan

    Chairman, Laurie Baker Centre for Habitat Studies

  • Sumeetha Mokkil Maruthur

    Research Fellow, Migration Studies, Centre for Public Policy Research, India

    Senior Research Fellow, International Institute of Migration and Development