"Japanese Perspectives on India’s Political Economy of Development"
Organised by National Council of Applied Economic Research (NCAER)
11:00 Opening Remark
Shekhar Shah (Director General, NCAER)
11:10 - 12:50 Industrial Productivity
Manabu Furuta (Graduate School of Economics, Kyoto University)
"The Impact of Informality on Productivity in the Indian
Manufacturing: Evidence from Annual Survey of Industries and National
Takahiro Sato (Research Institute for Economics and Business
Administration (RIEB), Kobe University)
"Productivity Dynamics and Rural Industrialization in India''
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch
14:00 - 15:50 Labour Markets
"Indian Labour Markets and Returns to Education, 1983 to 2009-10''
Junko Kiso (Faculty of Global and Inter-cultural Studies, Ferris University)
"Indian People and Their Labour in Economic Development''
15:50 - 16:00 Break
16:00 - 16:50 Political Economy
Kazuki Minato (Institute of Developing Economies)
"The Burden of Public Inaction: Agrarian Impasse in 'Growing' Bihar''
16:50 17:00 Closing Remark
Aradhna Aggarwal (NCAER)
■ Admission: Free. Welcome your attendance.