India Lecture Series

India Lecture Series

Launched in 2017, the Center for Emerging Markets’ India Lecture Series is free and open to the public thanks to a generous gift by an anonymous donor. The inaugural event examined the role of Indians in America, with subsequent lectures exploring economic and democratic issues in the world’s second-most populous country.


Past India Lectures

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October 20, 2020

The Center for Emerging Markets’ India Lecture Series welcomed Indra Nooyi, member of Amazon’s Board of Directors and former CEO of PepsiCo, for a discussion about her management philosophy and insights on the future of the corporation.

October 1, 2019

The Center for Emerging Markets hosted the 6th India Lecture featuring Ashutosh Varshney, Sol Goldman Professor of International Studies at Brown University.

April 1, 2019

The Center for Emerging Markets’ India Lecture Series continued with a talk by Raghuram Rajan, former Governor of the Reserve Bank of India. This event sold out but was available on Facebook’s livestream.

November 13, 2018

The Center for Emerging Markets’ India Lecture Series continued with a talk by Arjun Subramaniam, the Air Vice Marshal.

October 18, 2018

The Center for Emerging Markets’ India Lecture Series continued with a talk by Ramachandra Guha, a renowned author and historian.

April 4, 2018

The Center for Emerging Markets’ India Lecture Series continued with a talk by Arvind Panagariya, former senior advisor to the Indian Prime Minister. This event sold out but was available on Northeastern’s livestream.

April 27, 2017

The Center for Emerging Markets’ India Lecture Series Inaugural Lecture with a talk by Devesh Kapur, the Madan Lal Sobti Professor of Political Science at the University of Pennsylvania.