2015 Events

“Firm As a Rock: Is Bank Capital an All-Purpose Tool?”

Featuring Dr. Andreas Dombret, Deutsche Bundesbank

November 30, 2015

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“Breakable China?”

Featuring Shang-Jin Wei, Chief Economist, Asian Development Bank; and N.T. Wang Professor of Chinese Business and Economy

November 30, 2015


“Caring for Millions: Lessons from India’s Health Care Challenges and Solutions”

Featuring Balram Bhargava, All India Institute of Medical Sciences; Donald Landry, New York Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center; Nachiket Mor, CARE India; Thulasiraj Ravilla, LAICO - Aravind Eye Care System; Srinath Reddy, Public Health Foundation of India; Neil Schluger, Columbia University Medical Center; Ashok Seth, Fortis Escorts Heart Institute.

November 4, 2015

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Read the event write-up: “Innovating on the Cheap”
Read the event write-up: “Health Care in India: On the Brink”
Read the event write-up: “Revving Up India’s Medical Machine”
Watch the video: “Why Frugal Innovation Isn’t Cheap”
Watch the video: “How the Private Sector Can Help Indian Healthcare”
Watch the Video: “Making a Profit versus Solving a Problem”
Watch the video: “How Much Should We Spend on Health Care?”
Watch the video: “The Role of Business in Eradicating Tuberculosis”
Watch the video: “The Key to Making Universal Health Care in India a Reality”
Watch the video: “How to Innovate Selflessly”


“One Year After: Progress on Economic Reform in India”

Featuring Arun Jaitley, Finance Minister of India

June 19, 2015

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The 2015 George S. Eccles Award for Excellence in Economic Writing

Presented to Bruce Greenwald and Joseph E. Stiglitz for “Creating a Learning Society: A New Approach to Growth, Development, and Social Progress”

May 13, 2015

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“India’s Unfinished Reforms”

Featuring Rajiv Lall, executive chairman, IDFC

April 14, 2015

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“The Economic Outlook for Asia”

Featuring Shang-Jin Wei, N.T. Wang Professor of Chinese Business and Economy, Columbia Business School, and Chief Economist, Asian Development Bank

April 1, 2015

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