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The Vinod Chowdhury Memorial Event 2021

Greetings from The Economics Society, St. Stephen's College! 


We are extremely excited to announce The 14th Vinod Chowdhury Memorial Event. This event is conducted by us in honour of one of our revered department heads, Professor Vinod Chowdhury. Primarily, this event consists of a lecture that runs alongside the memorial debate. 


The Vinod Chowdhury Memorial Debate


  • Format: Conventional Debate 

  • Date: 18-19th September 2021

  • Time: 4:00 PM 


  • Format: British Parliamentary Debate 

  • Date: 26th September 2021 

  • Time: 4:00 PM

Register in teams of two.  All details will be conveyed to the participants upon successful registration. 




















The Vinod Chowdhury Memorial Lecture

We are glad to have with us Prof. Rohini Pande, the Henry J.Heinz II Professor of Economics and Director of Economic Growth Center at Yale University. Her research is focused on how formal and informal institutions shape power relationships and patterns of economic and political advantage in society, particularly developing countries. She has done award-winning work on promoting the success of women in the economics profession and is also a co-chair at the Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL). 

  • Date: 25th September 2021

  • Time : 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM IST

  • The topic for the lecture: Women and Work: From Cambridge University to India today. 

The lecture will be about 45 minutes, followed by a 15 minute Q&A session.


























So, mark your calendars and gear up to be a part of this thought-provoking and enriching event!


  1. Shubhangi Sahai: +91 92235 52444                                                                                                        

  2. Simra Sidiqqui: +91 99533 65387                                                                                           

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  4. Suprabath Reddy: +91 96522 11929

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