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Lectures by Prof. Frances Stewart

As part of the Lecture Series scheduled for the year 2018-19 by our Visiting Professors at the Centre, Professor Frances Stewart, Professor Emeritus of Development Economics, University of Oxford delivered a series of lectures at the CDS.

Lecture – I was on the topic ‘Changing Approaches to Development,’ on Monday, 1 October, 2018.

Lecture – II, the ‘Ninth BG Kumar Lecture’ was delivered in memory of BG Kumar titled ‘Revisiting Myrdal’s Approach to Development in Asian Drama’ on Wednesday, 3 October, 2018.

Lecture – III was on the topic ‘Human Development: Theory and Practice’ on Thursday 4 October, 2018.

Lecture – IV, the last in the series was on ‘Approaches to Inequality’ on Friday, 5 October.

All the lectures were attended by CDS faculty and students, and open to research scholars and guests from other academic institutions.