Policy panel on the 12th Five Year Plan
Co-chaired by Dilip Mookherjee (IGC, Boston University) and Suman Bery (IGC), this session comprised a group discussion on the policy implications of the latest five year plan.
The participants of the session included: Pawan Agarwal (Planning Commission), Alok Sheel (Ministry of Finance), Manoj Singh (Planning Commission), Shubhashis Gangopadhyay (Jawaharlal Nehru University), Karthik Muralidharan (UCSD), Mark Rosenzweig (Yale), and Rohini Somanathan (Delhi School of Economics).
Session 1: Macroeconomics
Session 2: Land
Sanjoy Chakravorty: Land market and prices Dilip Mookherjee: Land acquisition for business and compensation of displaced farmers
Session 3: Macroeconomics/Finance II
Session 4: Human development/Health
Seema Jayachandaran: The enigma of high malnutrition in India
Session 5: Human development/Education
Session 6: Public service delivery
Andy Foster: Rural economic growth: surmounting the hurdles