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UPCOMING EVENT: Book release by Sunila Kale | 17 September, New Delhi, India

August 21, 2018

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Mapping Power: The Political Economy of Electricity in India’s States

Monday, 17 September 2018, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. IST

Location: Lecture Room II, Annexe, India International Centre, New Delhi, India

Jackson School Associate Professor and South Asia Studies Director Sunila Kale

Jackson School Associate Professor and South Asia Studies Director Sunila Kale

Jackson School Associate Professor and Director of South Asia Studies Sunila Kale will be releasing her co-edited volume “Mapping Power: The Political Economy of Electricity in India’s States,” along with her co-editors Navroz K Dubash, and Ranjit Bharvirkar in New Delhi, India on September 17, 2018.

The book tracks power sectors in 15 states of India providing a comprehensive analysis of the political economy of electricity in India’s states. It suggests that a historically grounded political economy analysis helps understand the past and devise reforms to simultaneously improve sectoral outcomes and generate political rewards.

Details of the book launch event and panel discussion are available below. The discussion will also be streamed through Facebook live on CPR’s Facebook page.

Tea and coffee will be served at 10:30 AM, and the event will be followed by lunch. Please RSVP for the event here

Agenda
10:30 AM – 11:00 AM – Registration and Tea/Coffee

11:00 AM – 12:15 PM – Book Launch and Discussion

Shri Suresh Prabhu, Union Minister of Commerce & Industry and Civil Aviation and former Minister of Power (by video)
Shri Jairam RameshMember of Parliament and former Union Minister
Shri Narendra TanejaNational Spokesperson, BJP 
Dr Pramod Deoformer Chairman, Central Electricity Regulatory Commission

12:15 PM – 1:30 PM – Panel Discussion

Prof D V RamanaDirector, Institute of Management Technology – Hyderabad
Mr Shantanu DixitGroup Coordinator, Prayas (Energy Group)
Ms Aditi PhadnisPolitical Editor, Business Standard

1:30 PM – Lunch