Waheeduddin Khan Memorial Lectures

The Centre organizes lectures in memory of Prof. Waheeduddin Khan, the first Director of the Centre. Eminent social scientists deliver these lectures. So far 16 lectures were delivered in this series.

S.No Year Memorial Lectures Topic Download
1 2017 Dr. Gerry Rodgers, Visiting Professor, Institute for Human Development, New Delhi. Inequality in the Indian Growth Regime
2 2015 Dr. Duvvuru Subba Rao, IAS., (Retd.), Former Governor, RBI. Leading the Reserve Bank – Challenges and Dilemmas
3 2013 Prof. Sukhadeo Thorat, Chairman, ICSSR, New Delhi. Experience of Inclusiveness – Regional Dimension of Growth, Inequalities and Poverty Reduction (1993-94 – 2009-10)
4 2010 Dr. Y. V. Reddy, Former Governor, Reserve Bank of India. U.N. Commission on Global Crisis: Working and Recommendations Download
5 2007 Dr. Sanjaya Baru, Media Advisor to Prime Minister of India. The Local and the Global in Hyderabad’s Development Download
6 2006 Dr. James Manor, Professional Fellow, Institute of Development Studies, Sussex, London. The Changing Character of the Indian State
7 2005 Dr. Prabhu Pingale, Director, ESA, Food and Agriculture Organisation, Rome. From Green to the Gene Revolution – Meeting the Needs of the Poor
8 2004 Dr. Hafiz A. Pasha, US Assistant Secretary General and UNDP Assistant Administrator and Director of the Regional Bureau of Asia and Pacific. Linkages between Trade, Macroeconomic Performance and Poverty Reduction – The Asian Experience Download
9 2002 Prof. Arjun K. Sengupta, Former Member, Planning Commission, New Delhi. Development as an International Human Right Download
10 1999 Dr. Raja J Chellaiah, Professor of Eminence, National Institute of Public Finance and Policy. Strategy of Economic Reforms for the Next Decade Download
11 1997 Dr. L C Jain, Former Member, Planning Commission, New Delhi. To Whom Shall we Give Credit
12 1995 Prof. G. Parthasarathy, Director, Institute of Development and Planning, Visakhapatnam. The Unorganised Sector in the Indian Economy and Structural Adjustment Download
13 1991 Prof. Y. K. Alagh, Professor, Sardar Patel Institute of Economic and Social Research, Ahmedabad. Technology and Development in the Indian Sub-Continent Download
14 1990 Prof. Amrik Singh, Visiting Professor, Centre for Policy Research, New Delhi. Higher Education in India – Structural and other Problems Download
15 1989 Dr. M. Narsimham, Vice Chairman, Administrative Staff College of India, Hyderabad. Some Perspectives on the Eighth Plan Download
16 1986 Prof. C T Kurien, Director, Madras Institute of Development Studies, Chennai. State and Market in Economic Processes: Some Basic Issues Download