【INDAS】“Actualities of Indian Economic Growth at Rural-Urban Crossroads”[International Symposium]





Ichijo Hall, Yayoi Auditorium, University of Tokyo


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【Program /Abstract】
Saturday, Dec. 15
13:00- Registration
13:30-13:40 Masayoshi Nakawo (National Institutes for the Humanities)
Akio Tanabe (Kyoto University)
Opening Address
13:40-14:10 Tsukasa Mizushima (University of Tokyo)
Keynote Address
Session 1: Industrial Development and Urban Growth-The Rise of Mega-Region?
Chair:Hidenori Okahashi (Hiroshima University), Masateru Hino (Tohoku University)
14:10-14:40 Kentaro Kuwatsuka (Ryukoku University)
“The Decentralization of ICT Service Industries to Non-Metropolitan India Abstract»
14:40-15:10 M. Vijayabaskar (Madras Institute of Development Studies, India)
“Conceptualising Contemporary Informality: An Exploratory Essay Based on Emerging Evidence from Tamil Nadu, Southern India” Abstract»
15:10-15:40 Aya Okada (Nagoya University)
“Fostering Skills Development in India and China: An Institutional Perspective”Abstract»
15:40-16:10 Break
16:10-16:40 Annapurna Shaw (Indian Institute of Management Calcutta, India)
“Urban Growth and Change in Post-liberalized India” Abstract»
16:40-17:10 Loraine Kennedy (National Centre for Scientific Research, France)
“Industrial Growth Strategies and the Formation of Metropolitan Regions in India” Abstract»
17:10-17:50 Discussion
18:00-19:30 Reception
Sunday, Dec. 16
09:30- Opening the Venue
Session 2: Agrarian Change ?New Developments, Old Claws
Chair: Hideki Esho (Hosei University)
10:00-10:30 Hiroyuki Kawashima (University of Tokyo)
“Influence of Shortage of Water Resources on Rice Production in India: A District-level Analysis” Abstract»
10:30-11:00 Koichi Fujita (Kyoto University)
“Agricultural Growth since the 1980s and the Socio-Economic Transformation in Eastern India and Bangladesh” Abstract»
11:00-11:30 Kazuya Wada (University of Tokyo / NIHU)
“Changes in Employment Structures and Investments in Children’s Education: Evidence from Rural India” Abstract»
11:30-12:10 Discussion
12:10-13:30 Lunch Break
Session 3: At the Edge of Rural-Urban Contacts
Chair: Fumiko Oshikawa (Kyoto University)
13:30-14:00 Takahiro Sato (Kobe University)
“Productivity Dynamics and Rural Industrialization in India” Abstract»
14:00-14:30 Yoshifumi Usami (University of Tokyo)
“Migration in India: Trend and Patterns, Profile of Migrant Workers and Ties with
Native Place”
14:30-15:00 Ravi Srivastava (Jawaharlal Nehru University, India)
“Employment, Wages and Mobility - Interpreting Changes in Labour Markets in India over
Three Decades”
15:00-15:40 Discussion
15:40-16:10 Break
General Discussion
Chair: Tsukasa Mizushima, Hidenori Okahashi
16:10-18:00 Haruka Yanagisawa (University of Tokyo), Fumiko Oshikawa

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