Working Towards Being Slum Free? - Agenda

Friday, April 27, 2012

Registration

  • Raka Ray (University of California, Berkeley) 
  • KC Sivaramakrishnan (Centre for Policy Research)

The Slum

  • Ananya Roy (University of California, Berkeley)
  • KC Sivaramakrishnan (Center for Policy Research)
        ►  Paper

Slum Free Cities: The Legislation
Chair and Discussant: Raka Ray (University of California, Berkeley)

Policing the Basti

  • Keynote reading by author, Vikram Chandra

The Political Economy of  Slum Free City Planning
Chair and Discussant: Ashok Bardhan (University of California, Berkeley)

  • Amitabh Kundu (Centre for the Study of Regional Development)
        ► Paper
  • Malini Ranganathan (University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign)
        ► Presentation
        ► Paper
  • Ravi Sundaram (Center for the Study of Developing Societies)
        ► Presentation
        ► Paper

Slum Infrastructure (Screening of "Q2P" and discussion)
Chair and Discussant : Alison Post (University of California, Berkeley)

  • Isha Ray (University of California, Berkeley)
  • Paromita Vohra (Director of "Q2P")

 

Saturday, April 28, 2012

Social Protection for the Urban Poor?
Chair and Discussant: Pranab Bardhan  (University of California, Berkeley)

  • Alain de Janvry (University of California, Berkeley)
          ►  Presentation
          ►  Paper
  • Gautam Bhan (Indian Institute for Human Settlements)
          ►  Presentation
          ►  Paper

The Politics of Land
Chair and Discussant: Ananya Roy  (University of California, Berkeley)

  • Amita Baviskar (Institute of Economic Growth)
          ►  Presentation
  • Mike Levien (University of California, Berkeley)
          ►  Presentation
          ►  Paper
  • Partha Mukhopadhyay (Center for Policy Research)
          ►  Presentation

Wrap-up

  • Raka Ray (University of California, Berkeley)

Working Towards Being Slum Free?
April 27 - 28, 2012

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