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Fifth Foundation Day Lecture

Wednesday, the 26th October 2016 at 04.00 pm in the CDS auditorium Dr. Rammanohar Reddy delivered the 5th Foundation Day Lecture on Globalisation After B
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Academic Discussion on Introduction of GST in INDIA: Implementation Challenges and Impact

04 October 2016 at 03 p.m. at CDS  Chief Guest Dr. T M THOMAS ISAAC Hon’ble Finance Minister of Kerala Chair Shri. K M CHANDRASEKHAR Chairman, CDS Lead Speaker Dr. M GOVINDA
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Discussion on Kerala Budget 2016-17

A Discussion on Kerala Budget 2016-17 was held at CDS Seminar Hall on 13 July 2016 at 04.00 p.m. Prof. T. M. Thomas Isaac, Hon’ble Minister of Finance, Govt. of Kerala, initiated the discussion. Shri.K.M.Chandrasekhar Read More

Seventh B.G. Kumar Lecture at CDS

Prof. Maitreesh Ghatak, Professor of Economics at the London School of Economics delivered the Seventh B.G. Kumar Lecture on ‘Persistence of Poverty and Anti-Poverty Policies: Theory and Evidence’  at 4 p.m on 23rd March 2016 at CDS Thiruvananth
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Sixth P. K. Gopalakrishnan Memorial Lecture

Eminent political scientist and commentator, Professor Nivedita Menon from Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, delivered the sixth P K Gopalakrishnan Memorial Lecture on 18 February 2016 at CDS. A widely-respected scholar on gender in contemporar
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CDS Foundation Day Lecture


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Outreach Session on Economic Survey 2014-15

Presented by Dr. Arvind Subramanian, Chief Economic Adviser, Ministry of Finance, Government of India Organised on 9th May 2015 at 10.30 a.m. at CDS Seminar Hall Guest of Honour Shri K. M. Cha
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Sixth B G Kumar Lecture

Professor Christine Greenhalgh,  Emeritus Professor, University of Oxford delivered the Sixth B G Kumar Lecture on 'DO TRADEMARKS FOSTER OR INHIBIT INNOVATION
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Foundation and Graduation Day Celebrations

The Centre for Development Studies (CDS) celebrates its Foundation Day on 20 October 2014. Set up in 1971 by legendary economist Dr K N Raj, CDS has created a niche for itself in the pursuit of cutting edge research on economic development within an
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International Seminar on Migration, Care Economy and Development

The seminar was organised in honour of Professor K C Zachariah, a doyen of migration studies, who with his long and dedicated research on migration has motivated many scholars both in India and abroad to take up migration research, on his 90th birth
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