India's Economic Engagement with the World

March 25 - 26, 2014 | New Delhi, India

On March 25 - 26, 2014, Hudson Institute's India and Globalization Initiative, in partnership with the Observer Research Foundation held a conference in New Delhi to discuss India's global economic engagement and its impacts on the defense, energy, healthcare, and education sectors. Hudson Institute has published a collection of essays presented at the conference.

India and the Global Economy


  • Subir Gokarn, Director of Research, Brookings India
  • Ambassador Husain Haqqani, Senior Fellow and Director for South and Central Asia, Hudson Institute
  • Rod Hunter, Senior Vice President, PhRMA
  • Saurabh Johri, Program Advisor, Observer Research Foundation
  • Manoj Joshi, Distinguished Fellow, Observer Research Foundation
  • Kevin Kinser, Associate Professor, School of Education, State University of New York
  • Nagesh Kumar, Director, UN ESCAP South and South-West Office
  • Rajiv Kumar, Senior Fellow, Center for Policy Research 
  • Vivek Lall, Distinguished Fellow, Observer Research Foundation
  • Clay Lowery, Vice President, Rock Creek Global Advisors
  • Kristina Lybecker, Associate Professor, Economics and Business, Colorado College
  • Chaitanya Pande, Polymath Capital Advisors
  • Amb. Hardeep Puri, Former Diplomat and India's Permanent Representative to the UN
  • Samir Saran, Vice President, Observer Research Foundation
  • Robert Shapiro, Chairman, Sonecon LLC
  • Vivek Singh, Assistant Professor, Public Health Foundation of India
  • Roger Zakheim, Counsel, Covington and Burling LLP
  • Nitin Zamre, Managing Director, ICF International