IDEAs’ Contribution to the 7th Asia Future Forum

IDEAs in collaboration with Korea Association of Political Economy and Hankyoreh Media Group organised a set of three sessions on, "Alternative Development Models for Asia in the Age of Low Growth: Implications from National Experiences", as part of the 7th Asia Future Forum held over 23-24 November, 2016 in Conrad Seoul, Korea. The event was organized to foster cooperation within Asia to seek balance between prosperity and sustainability of the world. The programme of the Development Economics session is as follows: Development Economics Session on "Alternative Development Models for Asia in the Age of Low Growth: Implications from National Experiences" Time :…

Leading Members of IDEAs Visit Myanmar to present their Perspectives on the Challenges of Myanmar’s Economic Development, 25-28 August 2016

Prof. Jayati Ghosh and Prof. C.P. Chandrasekhar, from IDEAs, were on a four day (25-28 August 2016) visit to Myanmar at the invitation of Actionaid Myanmar and its collaborative organizations to present their views on the challenges of Myanmar’s economic development. During their visit, they met with policymakers, academic scholars, civil society activists, government officials and NGOs and interacted with them on the issues of economic development of Myanmar. myanmar_visit_report (Download) presentation_by_Prof. Jayati Ghosh (Download) presentation_by_Prof. C.P. Chandrsekahr (Download)

International Conference on “Financial Instability and Inequality in an Economically Integrated World”, Tsinghua Sanya International Mathematics Forum (TSIMF), Phoenix Town, Sanya, Hainan, P. R. China, 22-24 February 2016.

The Programme: DAY 1: February 22, 2016 (Monday) 9:30 am Welcome and Introduction to the Conference Session 1: 9:30 am – 11:00 am Financial Globalisation and Instability Chair/discussant: Xu, Jiankang Jan Kregel (Download Presentation) Prabhat Patnaik Session 2: 11:30 am – 1:00 pm Theoretical Perspectives on the Global Economy Chair/discussant: Nicolas Pons-Vignon Qiu Haiping – ''Marx's theory of division of labour and socialism''. (Download Presentation) Meng Jie – ''David Harvey on class-monopoly rent and financialisation: A critical review''. (Download Presentation) Session 3: 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm Deregulation and Restructuring of Asian Finance Chair/discussant: Jan Kregel C.P. Chandrasekhar - ''Financial…

Panel Discussion on “The Global Economy and its Uncertain Future”, November 4, 2015 at Juniper Hall, India Habitat Centre, New Delhi, India.

International Development Economics Associates (IDEAs) and Economic Research Foundation (ERF) organises a panel discussion on "The Global Economy and its Uncertain Future", November 4, 2015 at Juniper Hall, Habitat Centre, New Delhi, India. The Programme: Welcome: Jayati Ghosh Professor, Centre for Economic Studies and Planning, School of Social Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. Speakers: Carlos Correa Professor and Director of Centre for Interdisciplinary Studies on Industrial Property and Economics Law, University of Buenos Aires, Argentina. Download:   Presentation Robert Pollin Distinguished Professor of Economics and Co-director of Political Economy Research Institute, University of Massachusetts at Amherst, USA. Download:   Presentation Prabhat…

Workshop on “Diverse Regional Responses to the Global Crisis: Implications for finance and the real economy”, 24-26 January, 2015, Muttukadu, Chennai, India.

The Programme: DAY 1: January 24, 2015 (Saturday) 3:00 – 6:00 Regional Dimensions of the Global Recovery Jan Kregel (Download Presentation) Prabhat Patnaik (Download Presentation) Mario Tonveronachi (Download Note) Chair/ Discussant: Alicia Puyana DAY 2: January 25, 2015 (Sunday) 9:00 – 10:30 Transformation of Asian Finance C.P. Chandrasekhar (Download Presentation) Jayati Ghosh (Download Presentation) Chair/ Discussant: Jan Kregel 10:45 – 12:45 Finance and Democracy Chris Baker & Pasuk Phongpaichit (Download Presentation) Rizal Ramli T.M. Thomas Isaac Chair/ Discussant: Sashi Kumar 2:00 – 4:00 Deregulation and Fragility: Some examples Alicia Puyana (Download Presentation) Parthapratim Pal (Download Presentation) Andong Zhu (Download Presentation)…

The South-South Tricontinental Collaborative Academic Programme

About the Programme (2013 -2015) International Development Economics Associates (IDEAs) is now part of a South-South Tricontinental collaborative academic programme. The Programme is jointly led by the Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa (CODESRIA), International Development Economics Associates (IDEAs), and the Latin American Council of Social Science (CLACSO). It would also involve other leading social sciences research networks in Africa, Asia and Latin America. This Collaborative Programme has been conceived in the context of the hegemony of epistemological paradigms conceived in the North in the study of the South and the weakening of independent research capacity…

International Seminar on “Whither Global Capitalism?” Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, 28-29 January 2012

An international seminar on ''Whither Global Capitalism?'' will be held on 28-29 January 2012 at the Convention Centre, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. The proposed seminar, being organised by the International Development Economics Associates (IDEAs), will have the following broad themes: The dominance of finance Dynamism in the periphery Economic integration and its impact Food and agrarian crises The programme of the seminar follows below: Saturday, 28 January 2012 Registration ( 9:30- 10:00 ) Session 1: The Dominance of Finance ( 10:00- 11:30 ) Chair: Jayati Ghosh (Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi) Speakers: Jan Kregel (Levy Economics Institute of Bard…

International conference on ”The Global Economy in a Time of Uncertainty: Capitalist trajectories and progressive alternatives” Muttukadu, Chennai, India, 24-26 January, 2012.

Click for the Conference Report International Development Economics Associates will mark a decade of existence in 2011. This has been a period of rapid change in the global economy. The need for analytically sound and empirically grounded but creative heterodox economic thinking that IDEAs was set up to encourage and propagate has become steadily more apparent with the multiple crises in global and national economies. This is also a time when people across the world are searching with greater urgency for progressive economic alternatives to the current paradigms. To celebrate the survival and expansion of IDEAs, and to look to…