Discussion Papers


Abstract: With sharp economic growth, the international focus on ‘aid’ programmes of emerging economies, including India, has gone up considerably.


Abstract: The rise of emerging countries has caused a profound impact on the balance of economic powers in the global economy.

DP 137 Dr Sachin Chaturvedi

Abstract: BICS have developed strong linkages with fellow developing countries in the realms of trade, investment and technology.


Abstract: The progress of the cooperation and economic integration of the region has a big potentiality for further industrial and economic development of the whole Asian region in general.


Abstract: Development of infrastructure is one of the key priorities of East Asia Summit (EAS) countries.


Discussion Paper: # 134

India-Africa Economic Partnership: Trends and Prospects

by S. K. Mohanty & Sachin Chaturvedi

Abstract: With the growing internationalisation, the traditional old linkages between India and Africa are gradually emerging as a dynamic and vibrant trade and investment partnership, benefiting all the partner economies.


Abstract: Despite a plethora of programs for increased financial co-operation in Asia, there has been very little real progress in developing a regional architecture for financial co-operation in Asia.


Discussion Paper: # 132

The WTO’s Doha Negotiations: An Assessment

by Bhagirath Lal Das

Abstract: The lure of big benefits from successful conclusion of the multilateral negotiations and the risks of bilateral and regional routes if these negotiations fail should not be taken by the developing countries as determining factors in thei


Discussion Paper: # 131

Regional Cooperation and Integration Prospects in Asia

by Rajat Nag

Abstract: There is indeed a strong opportunity for South Asian countries to benefit from intensifying regional ties.


Discussion Paper: # 130

Deepening India–Bangladesh Economic Cooperation:Challenges and Opportunities

by Prabir De and Biswa N. Bhattacharya

Abstract: In recent years, South Asia has received growing attention as a region that is integrating successfully into the global economy.