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POLICY ROUNDTABLE 2: India Emerging from the Long Shadow of COVID-19


  • Desai, Sonalde

    (NCAER & University of Maryland)

  • Menon, Gautam I.

    (Ashoka University)

  • Afridi, Farzana

    (Indian Statistical Institute, Delhi)

  • Pritchett, Lant

    (University of Oxford)

  • Jhabvala, Renana

    (Self Employed Women’s Association)


The second of the two IPF 2021 Policy Roundtables brought together four esteemed panelists and thinkers with diverse backgrounds to discuss the pathways for emerging from the deep scarring in the wake of the two waves of the COVID-19 pandemic in India. Adopting different disciplinary approaches, the panelists highlighted different aspects of the pandemic and its impacts that deserve policy attention. After their detailed presentations, the panelists engaged in a lively discussion moderated by Sonalde Desai. This is a short summary of the Roundtable. For a complete rendition, please view the session video hyperlinked at the end of this summary.

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  • Desai, Sonalde & Menon, Gautam I. & Afridi, Farzana & Pritchett, Lant & Jhabvala, Renana, 2022. "POLICY ROUNDTABLE 2: India Emerging from the Long Shadow of COVID-19," India Policy Forum, National Council of Applied Economic Research, vol. 18(1), pages 181-189.
  • Handle: RePEc:nca:ncaerj:v:18:y:2022:i:2022-1:p:181-189

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