Agenda

PROGRAMME COMMITTEE FOR 2023

12th December '23
Tuesday

12th Dec '23 | 14:00-15:00

Pre Conference Event

Investing in renewables: a view from the trenches
Chairperson :
Akshay JaitlyTrustBridge Rule of Law Foundation and Trilegal
Panelists :
Shweta KulkarniPrayas Energy Group
Mahesh MakhijaRenewable Energy Specialist, Independent
Neeraj MenonTrilegal

12th Dec '23 | 15:00-16:00

Pre Conference Event

Funding power - state finances and the future of the power sector
Speaker :
Renuka SaneTrustBridge Rule of Law Foundation
Discussant(s) :
Joshua FelmanJ H Consulting

12th Dec '23 | 16:00-16:30

Pre Conference Event

The market and the state in the power sector
Discussant(s) :
Akshay JaitlyTrustBridge Rule of Law Foundation and Trilegal
Ajay ShahXKDR Forum

12th Dec '23 | 16:30-17:30

Pre Conference Event

Open discussion
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12th Dec '23 | 17:30-18:15

Break

Break
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12th Dec '23 | 18:15-18:45

Talk

EMC Inaugural Lecture: The Waste of Land in India’s Cities
Speaker :
Bimal PatelCEPT University
Chairperson :
K.P. KrishnanCentre for Policy Research

12th Dec '23 | 19:00-21:30

Break

Dinner
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13th December '23
Wednesday

13th Dec '23 | 09:00-09:30

Registration
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13th Dec '23 | 09:30-10:15

Paper

Do Repeated Government Infusions Help Financial Stability? Evidence from an Emerging Market
By Author :
Madhu KalimipalliWilfrid Laurier University
Vijaya B. MarisettyUniversity of Twente
Olaleye MorohunfoluWilfrid Laurier University
R. L. ShankarCase Western Reserve University
Speaker :
Madhu KalimipalliWilfrid Laurier University
Discussant(s) :
Joshua FelmanJ H Consulting

13th Dec '23 | 10:15-11:00

Paper

Does Observability of Ratings Shopping Improve Ratings Quality?
By Author :
Sanjay KallapurIndian School of Business
Abdul KhizerIndian School of Business
Hariom ManchirajuIndian School of Business
Rajesh VijayaraghavanUniversity of British Columbia
Speaker :
Sanjay KallapurIndian School of Business
Discussant(s) :
Madhu KalimipalliWilfrid Laurier University

13th Dec '23 | 11:00-11:15

Break

Break
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13th Dec '23 | 11:15-12:00

Paper

Central Bank Immunity, Sanctions, and Sovereign Wealth Funds
By Author :
Ingrid BrunkVanderbilt Law School
Speaker :
Ingrid BrunkVanderbilt Law School
Discussant(s) :
Bhargavi Zaveri-ShahNational University of Singapore

13th Dec '23 | 12:00-13:10

Panel Discussion

AI in Emerging Markets
Chairperson :
Karan SinghTrustBridge Rule of Law Foundation and Trilegal
Panelists :
Smriti ParsheeraCyberBRICS Project
Yesha YadavVanderbilt Law School

13th Dec '23 | 13:10-14:15

Break

Lunch
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13th Dec '23 | 14:15-15:00

Paper

Contagious crime: How cryptocurrency manipulation spills into stocks
By Author :
Anirudh DhawanIIM, Bangalore
Talis J. PutnisUniversity of Technology Sydney
Atiqur R. RaselUniversity of Technology Sydney
Speaker :
Anirudh DhawanIIM, Bangalore
Discussant(s) :
Nidhi AggarwalIIM, Udaipur

13th Dec '23 | 15:00-15:45

Paper

The People’s Ledger: How to Democratize Money and Finance the Economy
By Author :
Saule OmarovaCornell Law School
Speaker :
Saule OmarovaCornell Law School
Discussant(s) :
Adam FeibelmanTulane University

13th Dec '23 | 15:45-16:00

Break

Break
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13th Dec '23 | 16:00-16:30

Talk

Improving Competitive Analyses of Financial Intermediation Services
Speaker :
Arnoud BootUniversity of Amsterdam
Chairperson :
Pradeep YadavOklahoma University
14th December '23
Thursday

14th Dec '23 | 09:00-09:30

Registration
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14th Dec '23 | 09:30-10:15

Paper

Do mandatory disclosures squeeze the lemons? The case of housing markets in India
By Author :
Sahil GandhiUniversity of Manchester
Anupam NandaUniversity of Manchester
Vaidehi TandelUniversity of Manchester
Speaker :
Vaidehi TandelUniversity of Manchester
Discussant(s) :
Anjali SharmaTrustBridge Rule of Law Foundation

14th Dec '23 | 10:15-11:00

Paper

Adoption of Formal Health Insurance: Financial and Informational role of Informal Networks
By Author :
Titir BhattacharyaIIM, Calcutta
Tanika ChakrabortyIIM, Calcutta
Anirban MukherjeeIIM, Calcutta
Speaker :
Tanika ChakrabortyIIM, Calcutta
Discussant(s) :
Indradeep GhoshDvara Research Foundation

14th Dec '23 | 11:00-11:15

Break

Break
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14th Dec '23 | 11:15-12:25

Panel Discussion

HR for state capacity
Chairperson :
K.P. KrishnanCentre for Policy Research
Panelists :
Karan NagpalIDinsight
Ameya NaikeGovernments Foundation
Anindya PandaJanaagraha

14th Dec '23 | 12:25-13:30

Break

Lunch
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14th Dec '23 | 13:30-14:40

Panel Discussion

Climate finance for India’s net zero transition
Chairperson :
Akshay JaitlyTrustBridge Rule of Law Foundation and Trilegal
Panelists :
Rohit ChandraSchool of Public Policy, IIT Delhi
Amit Kumar Singh PariharShakti Sustainable Energy Foundation
Pradeep YadavOklahoma University

14th Dec '23 | 14:40-15:25

Paper

Value-Driven Bankers and the Granting of Credit to Green Firms
By Author :
Di BuMacquarie University
Matti KeloharjuAalto University
Yin LiaoMacquarie University
Steven OngenaUniversity of Zurich
Speaker :
Matti KeloharjuAalto University
Discussant(s) :
Harsh VardhanFmr Partner, Bain Consulting

14th Dec '23 | 15:25-16:10

Paper

Hazed and confused: Prenatal pollutant exposure and CEO risk-taking
By Author :
Lok-Si IeongBaruch College
P. Raghavendra RauUniversity of Cambridge
YiLin WuNational Taiwan University
Speaker :
P. Raghavendra RauUniversity of Cambridge
Discussant(s) :
Amrita AgarwalMahindra & Mahindra Financial Services Ltd

14th Dec '23 | 16:10-16:25

Break

Break
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14th Dec '23 | 16:25-17:10

Paper

The Public Right to Education
By Author :
Matthew ShawVanderbilt Law School
Speaker :
Matthew ShawVanderbilt Law School
Discussant(s) :
Suyash RaiCarnegie India

14th Dec '23 | 17:10-17:40

Talk

Unblocking the green transformation in developing countries with a partial foreign exchange guarantee
Speaker :
Avinash PersaudGresham College
Chairperson :
Ajay ShahXKDR Forum
15th December '23
Friday

15th Dec '23 | 09:00-09:30

Registration
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15th Dec '23 | 09:30-10:40

Panel Discussion

Technology adoption in Indian Dispute Resolution
Chairperson :
Siddarth RamanXKDR Forum
Panelists :
Mahesh KrishnamurthyOmidiyar Network India
Aparna RaviSamvad Partners

15th Dec '23 | 10:40-11:25

Paper

The Indian Banking Recapitalization Saga
By Author :
Sudipta SenO.P. Jindal Global University
Speaker :
Discussant(s) :
Renuka SaneTrustBridge Rule of Law Foundation

15th Dec '23 | 11:25-11:45

Break

Break
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15th Dec '23 | 11:45-12:30

Paper

Rethinking innovation policy in India: Amplifying spillovers through contracting-out
By Author :
R.A. MashelkarFRS, Fmr Director, CSIR
Ajay ShahXKDR Forum
Susan ThomasXKDR Forum
Speaker :
Susan ThomasXKDR Forum
Discussant(s) :
Rajeeva KarandikarChennai Mathematical Institute

15th Dec '23 | 12:30-13:00

Talk

The Global Economy - From Gloom to Boom?
Speaker :
Joshua FelmanJ H Consulting
Chairperson :
Arun SinghDun & Bradstreet Information Services India Pvt. Ltd.

15th Dec '23 | 13:00-14:00

Lunch
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