School of Management organised a guest lecture on “India’s Macro-Economic Revival” by Prof. Rajat Kathuria. Prof. Kathuria discussed the current issues like urbanisation, “swachh bharat”, make in India, smart cities, infrastructural development etc He also spoke about policy changes are going to benefit India, for instance cooperative federalism i.e. power to state and global value changes (international trade) were elaborated upon. Following the lecture, there was a session on “Career Opportunities in Economics” in which the students were briefed about the various opportunities available and also regarding internships. The queries of the students were answered in detail.
Dr Rajat Kathuria has been working with International Management Institute (IMI), New Delhi since May, 1995 (currently on sabbatical from IMI with ICRIER, Delhi, as Director). He is Professor of Economics and was Consultant with the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) for eight years.