Mar 15th, 2019
Prashant Bhushan speaks on Current Threats to the Constitution at Krishna Bharadwaj Memorial Lecture 2019 jointly organised by Faculty of CESP JNU and JNUTA at SIS New Building, JNU on Thursday, 14 March 2019, 4-30 p.m.
Mar 6th, 2019
Prof. Amartya Sen released a volume on the Indian economy under the Modi sarkar edited by Dipa Sinha, Shouvik Chakraborty, Srinivasan Ramani and Rohit Azad. It is a collection of 14 articles on almost every aspect of this government done in a simple objective fashion. The authors have let the data speak for themselves! Prof. Amartya Sen, Prof. Gopalkrishna Gandhi, C. Rammanohar Reddy and Prof. Zoya Hassan were in conversation with Prof. Jayati Ghosh. 3-00 to 5-00 p.m., Wednesday, 27 Feb 2019, Alliance Francaise de Delhi.
Jan 21st, 2019
Jayati Ghosh speaks on the employment crisis, which is essentially the result of inadequate demand in India. Labour-displacing technological change is a problem not in itself but because it occurs in a neoliberal economic context, in which public spending on employment-intensive activities is constrained.
Sep 24th, 2018
In an attempt to resolve the Non Performing Assets crisis in the country, the government's projected solution in the form of bank mergers, like the recent Vijaya Bank, Dena Bank and Bank of Baroda merger, points out that the end game of this process is privatization.
Aug 21st, 2018
In a seminar remembering Vineet Kohli, the economist from TISS, a panel of economists discuss the idea of Development and how the idea has changed over the years. Utsa Patnaik, T Jayaraman, Prabhat Patnaik, Abhijit Sen and C. P. Chandrasekhar open the conversation with the audience seminar on Aug. 19, 2018 (Sunday) at CSLG Committee Room.
Aug 11th, 2018
The School of Social Science Council JNUSU had organised a workshop titled 'Alternative Discourses in Macroeconomics', conducted by Emeritus Professor, Prabhat Patnaik. The Council is pleased to inform that this will be continued as a lecture series in the coming days on every Friday at 4.30 pm, Room No. 203, SSS III.
Sep 30th, 2017
The fourth lecture, titled 'Karl Marx's Capital & the Present', was delivered on 30th September, 2017 at the India Habitat Centre in New Delhi. In this, the professor talks about contemporary insights that can be drawn from Das Kapital after 150 years of its publication.
Sep 23, 2017
The third lecture, titled 'Revisiting Capital in the Age of Finance', was delivered on 23rd September, 2017 at the India Habitat Centre in New Delhi. In this lecture, he talks about the phases that capitalism went through since its inception.
Sep 16th, 2017
The second lecture, titled 'Order and Anarchy in Capitalist Systems', was delivered on 16th September, 2017 at the India Habitat Centre in New Delhi. In this, the professor talks about the various anarchic tendencies of capitalism, which culminate in a crisis due to overproduction at one pole and underconsumption at the other.
Sep 9, 2017
The Safdar Hashmi Memorial Trust (SAHMAT) is organising a series of four lectures by eminent economsit Prof. C.P. Chandrasekhar to commemorate 150 years of the publication of Volume I of Karl Marx's Seminal Work, Capital.
Apr 12th, 2017, Jayati Ghosh, C.P. Chandrasekhar and Prabhat Patnaik
The book "Demonetisation Decoded", is an important book that provides a quick and concise explanation of the goals, implications, initial effects and the political economy of the major demonetisation move of the Indian government.
Mar 15th, 2017
The XXV Krishna Bharadwaj Memorial Lecture, delivered by Prof. Heinz D. Kurz of Department of Economics, the Graz Schumpeter Centre, University of Graz, Austria on March 3, 2017 at the Convention Centre, JNU, New Delhi, on the topic "Power - The Bête Noire in much of Economics"
Aug 18th, 2016
On the completion of two years of the Modi government, Prof. Jayati Ghosh speaks about their original promises and how far they have been successful in keeping those promises.
Feb 18th, 2015
Prof. C.P. Chandrasekhar talks about the increase in inequalities in the Asian countries in recent times, despite high rates of economic growth in some of these countries and gives possible explanations for this trend.

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