On 23 December, Professor Deepak Nayyar, editor of Asian Transformations, led a panel discussion on the recent publication at the India International Centre in New Delhi.
The book, Asian Transformations: An Inquiry into the Development of Nations, brings together the research from the UNU-WIDER research project of the same name, and features chapters from 24 eminent academics. Together, this edited volume analyses the fascinating story of economic development in Asia spanning half a century.
Deepakr Nayyar is the editor of Asian Transformations, and author of author of Resurgent Asia, both newly published by Oxford University Press. Both books emanate from the recent UNU-WIDER project, Asian transformations – an inquiry into the development of nations.
Dr Kirit Parikh, Chairman, Integrated Research and Action for Development (IRADe) (Chair)
Dr Pronab Sen, Programme Director, International Growth Centre
Dr Nagesh Kumar, Director and Head of the South and South-West Asia (SSWA) Office of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP)
Dr Ajit Ghose, Visiting Professor, Institute for Human Development