Lectures/Seminars/Conference Presentations By Dr. Ram Upendra Das (on Lien)

2016  
  Member of the Departmental Researcher Committee (DRC) of Amity School of Economics, Amity University, Noida, UP on 9 December, 2016.
  Participated as a speaker in a Buyer Seller Meet on “Trade between South Asian Countries –Opportunities & Challenges” organized by PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry, New Delhi on 7 December, 2016
  Participated as a Panellist in a High-Level Kickoff Conference on “Think 20 (T20)” organized by Deutsches Institut fur Entwicklungspolitik and German Development Institute, Berlin, Germany on 30 November-2 December, 2016
  Participated as a Panellist in 14th National Conference on “India’s Vision 2030-What Engineers and Technologists can do?” organized by Engineering Council of India, New Delhi on 28 November, 2016.
  Addressed the ITEC Participants on “Trade and Sustainable Development: South-South and Regional Cooperation” organized by the Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), Gurgaon, Haryana on 22 November, 2016.
  Addressed the Advanced Leadership Programme on “Trade Issues and Globalization: WTO and Regional Trading Blocks” organized by The Indian Institute of Public Administration, New Delhi on 12 November, 2016.
  Participated in a Resource Dialogue On "Resource security: contextualizing domestic interests in the global trade and investment framework" and presented the Papers on leveraging on historical and strategic ties-Role of bilateral, regional and BRICS, organized by TERI along with KonradAdenauer-Stiftung, Gurgaon, Haryana on 25 October, 2016
  Participated as a Panellist in the Mid Career Training Programme for Deputy Secretary level Indian Foreign Service Officers of 2004-2008 batch on "Nairobi Declaration: Could India protect the interests of its Agriculture Sector?" organized by Foreign Service Institute, Ministry of External Affairs, New Delhi on 25 October, 2016.
  Addressed a delegate in a seminar on “Growth Prospects of the Indian Economy” organized by PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry, New Delhi on 17 October, 2016
  Participated in a meeting on “BRICS Economic Forum” organized by Research and Information System for Developing Countries along with Ministry of Finance and Reserve Bank of India, Goa on 13-14 October, 2016.
  Participated as a Panellist in a workshop on “Agricultural Transformation and Market Integration in the ASEAN Region: Responding to Food Security and Inclusiveness Concerns” organized by the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and the Southeast Asian Regional Center for Graduate Study and Research in Agriculture (SEARCA), Los Banos, Laguna, Philippines on 7-8 October, 2016
  Participated in the 22nd Meeting of the Export Committee on “Development of Business Service Price Index” organized by Ministry of Commerce and Industry, New Delhi on 5 October, 2016.
  Addressed the 10th Special Course for ASEAN Diplomats on “WTO, PTAs & Developing Countries” organized by The Foreign Service Institute (FSI), New Delhi on 3 October, 2016.
  Participated as a Panellist in a workshop on “Strengthening EUIndia Digital Agenda 2020: Trade, Technology and Innovation” organized by Delegation of the European Union to India with the collaboration of KPMG and C-DEP, New Delhi on 1 October, 2016
  Participated in the review meeting on “Joint Feasibility Study Group (JFSG)” organised by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, GoI in New Delhi on 26 September 2016
  Participated in the meeting on “ India - Russia Think Tanks” , organised by the ICWA, Embassy of India, and Ministry of External Affairs, GoI in Moscow, Russia on 22-23 September 2016.
  Participated in the 2nd meeting on “Joint Feasibility Study Group (JFSG) for entering into a FTA between the Eurasian Economic Union (EaEU) and its Member States and the Republic of India”, organised by the Eurasian Economic Commission, Moscow, Russia on 19-20 September 2016.
  Participated in Discussion Meeting on “International Economic Issues” organised by the Australian High Commission in New Delhi on 12 September 2016.
  Participated as a leader of Indian delegation in a meeting of “Expert Group of Joint Feasibility Study Group (JFSG) for entering into an FTA between the Eurasian Economic Union (EaEU) and Its Member States and the Republic of India”, organised by the Eurasian Economic Commission in Moscow, Russia on 1-3 September 2016.
  Made a presentation on “SAARC Trade in Services” in the 8th Meeting of Heads of SAARC Statistical Organizations (SAARCSTAT) organised by the SAARCSTAT and SAARC Secretariat in New Delhi on 30 August 2016.
  Participated in the meetings of “Forum of Indian and Russian Think Tanks”, organised by the ICWA in New Delhi on 19 August and 16 September 2016.
  Participated as a Discussant on “Quarterly Review of the Economy (QRE)”, organised by the National Council of Applied Economic Research (NCAER) in New Delhi on 4 August 2016
  Addressed the 62nd Professional Course for Foreign Diplomats (PCFD) on “Regional Groupings: ASEAN and BRICS”, organised by the FSI, Ministry of External Affairs in New Delhi on 1 August 2016.
  Participated in a Brainstorming Session on “Initiatives in SAARC: Role of India”, organised by the Ministry of External Affairs, GoI in New Delhi on 21 July 2016
  Participated in meetings on “Joint Feasibility Study Group (JFSG) Report” for entering into a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) between the Eurasian Economic Union (EaEU) organised by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India (GoI) in New Delhi on 19 July, 10 August, 29 August, 12 September, and 15 September 2016
  Delivered a lecture on “RTA, GATT Art. XXIV & Rules of Origin” at fourday training Programme on ‘International Trade and Trade Agreements for Maruti Suzuki Limited’organised by IIFT in New Delhi on 13 July 2016.
  Participated in G20 Think Tank Seminar on ‘A New Start of Global Governance, Openness and Cooperation’, organised by the China Center for International Economic Exchanges (CCIEE), in Beijing, China on 29 June 2016
  Participate in the meeting on ‘JFSG between India and Eurasia Economic Union (EaEU) and Export Strategy for CIS Region’, organised by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India in New Delhi on 22 June 2016.
  Participated  in the meeting on ‘JSG between India and Eurasia Economic Union (EaEU) and Export Strategy for CIS Region’, organised  by  the  Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India, in New Delhi on 13 June 2016.
  Made  a  presentation  in  an Outreach  Programme on ’India-Myanmar Border Trade’ organised  by  the  Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India, and the Ministry of Commerce, State  Government of Manipur, in Imphal on 6 June 2016.
  Participated  in  an  academic exchange programme  on ’China, India and ASEAN-The Strategic Trilateral Relations from the Perspective of Economy’ organised  by  Academy for World Watch, Shanghai in Bali, Indonesia on 28-30 May 2016.
  Participated  in  the  rev iew meeting on ’JSG between India and Eurasian Economic Union (EaEU) and Export Strategy for CIS Region’ organised by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India, in New Delhi on 25 May 2016.
  Participated  in a Discussion- Meeting on ’India-EFTA’, organised by the Embassy of Switzerland in New Delhi on 11 May 2016.
  Made presentation in a session on ‘Friends of Malaysia’ for Dato' Sri Mustapa Bin Mohamed, Minister for International Trade and Industry, organised by the High Commission of Malaysia, in New Delhi on 2 May 2016
  Made a presentation on ‘India- Myanmar  Border  Trade’  at a meeting organised by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India, in New Delhi on 29 April 2016
  Made a presentation on ‘India’s Export Strategy for CIS region’ organised by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India, in New Delhi on 29 April 2016.
  Addressed the 61st Professional Course for Foreign Diplomats (PCFD) on ‘Regional Groupings: ASEAN & BRICS’ organised by the Foreign Service Institute, Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India, in New Delhi on 12 April 2016
  Participated  in the meeting on ‘Joint Feasibility Study Group (JFSG) Report for entering into a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) between the Eurasian Economic Union (EaEU)’, organised by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India, in New Delhi on 6 April 2016.
  Delivered a Speech at the High Level Symposium on ‘Synergies along the Silk Road for Agenda 2030’ organised by Turkic World Educational and Scientific Cooperation Organisation (TWESCO) at the United Nations Headquarters, New York on 28 March 2016
  Participated in a review meeting on ‘India-Eurasian Economic Union (EaEU) FTA’ organised by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India in New Delhi on 15 March 2016.
  Participated in a meeting on ‘Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP)’ organised by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India in New Delhi on 26 February 2016
  Participated in a meeting on ‘Border Trade Committee and Border Haat Committee between India and Myanmar’ organised by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India in New Delhi on 16 February 2016.
  Participated in a review meeting on ‘Joint Feasibility Study Group (JFSG) Report for entering into a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) between the Eurasian Economic Union (EaEU) organised by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government
of India in New Delhi on 15 February 2016
  Participated in a meeting on ‘India-Eurasian Economic Union (EaEU) FTA’ organised by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry Government of India in New Delhi on 18 January 2016.
  Presented a paper on ‘Asean Plus Six and Successful FTAs: Can India Propel Intra-Industry Trade Flows?’ in the Annual Meeting of the American Economic Association, Allied Social Science Associations, San Francisco, USA on 3-5 January 2016.
2015  
  Panellist in a dialogue on ‘The Asia Pacific Century” India and Big Power Engagement’ organised by Deccan Herald in New Delhi on 19 December 2015
  Participated in a meeting on’ India Myanmar Border Trade Study’ organised by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, New Delhi on 18 December 2015
  Panelist in a high level panel at the conference on ‘Trade and Employment Challenges in Asia: Insights for South Asia’ organised by International Labour Organisation (ILO) and Institute for Human Development, New Delhi on 17 December 2015
  Participated in a meeting on ‘Joint Feasibility Study Group (JFSG) Report for entering into a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) between the Eurasian Economic Union (EaEU) organised by Ministry of Commerce, New Delhi on 7 December 2015
  Participated in the ‘T20 Kickoff Meeting’ organised by the three Chinese think-tanks, viz., Institute of World Economics and Politics at Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (IWEP, CASS), Shanghai Institute for International Studies (SIIS) and Chongyang Institute for Financial Studies at Renmin University of China (RDCY) in China on 14-15 November 2015.
  Participated in the workshop on ‘EU FLEGT and Timber Trade in South Asia’ organised by European Forest Institute in New Delhi on 30 November 2015.
  Participated in the Workshop on ‘Management and Preservation of Indigenous Knowledge: A North-East Perspective’ organised by TERI in New Delhi on 19 November 2015.
  Participated in the ‘Think 20 Summit/Global Policy Dialogue Platform’ conference on ‘Sustainable Development’, organised by the Economic Policy Research Foundation of Turkey (TEPAV) in Turkey on 12-16 November 2015.
  Delivered a lecture on ‘Trade and Sustainable Development: South-South and Regional Cooperation’ organised by The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) in Haryana on 10 November 2015
  Participated in the meeting on ‘India-Eurasia’ organised by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry in New Delhi on 29 October 2015
  Participated in the International Congress on ‘The Prospects of Development of Central Asian Countries in 21st Century, organised by the International Ataturk Alatoo University,Kyrgyzstan on 8-10 October 2015.
  Participated in the Meeting of Joint Feasibility Study Group (JFSG) on Report for entering into a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) between the Eurasian Economic Commission (EaEC) and its Member States and the Republic of India, organised by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India in New Delhi on 22 September 2015.
  Participated in the Conference on ‘One Belt One Road’, organised by the China-India Association for Promotion and Trade (CAPET) in Kuala Lumpur on 22-25 September 2015.
  Participated in the Expert Group Meeting on ‘Regional Cooperation for Inclusive and Sustainable Development: South and South-West Asia Development Report’, organised by ESCAP-SSWA in New Delhi on 17 September 2015.
  Speaker at the Regional Workshop on ‘WTO and Regional Trade Agreements in South Asia: Negotiation and Implementation Challenges’, organised by the United Nations ESCAP- SSWA in New Delhi on 16 September 2015.
  Chaired the Session on ‘Promoting SAARC Economic Integration’ at the Seminar on ‘Revitalising SAARC’, organised by the National Defence College in New Delhi on 9 September 2015.
  Participated in the Roundtable on ‘Economic Cooperation between India-New Zealand’, organised by the Embassy of the New Zealand in New Delhi on 22 August 2015.
  Participated in a meeting on ‘Regional Economic Cooperation’, organised by the Embassy of the United State of America in New Delhi on 21 August 2015.
  Participated in the Second Meeting of the Advisory Council on ‘Make in India: The Next Leap’, organised by ASSOCHAM in New Delhi on 20 August 2015.
  Participated in a meeting on ‘Regional Economic Cooperation’, organised by the Embassy of the United State of America in New Delhi on 21 August 2015.
  Participated in the Roundtable on ‘Economic Cooperation between India-New Zealand’, organised by the Embassy of the New Zealand in New Delhi on 22 August 2015.
  Participated in a meeting on ‘Regional Economic Cooperation’, organised by the Embassy of the United State of America in New Delhi on 21 August 2015.
  Participated in the Second Meeting of the Advisory Council on ‘Make in India: The Next Leap’, organised by ASSOCHAM in New Delhi on 20 August 2015.
  Participated in a meeting on ‘Regional Economic Cooperation’, organised by the Embassy of the United State of America in New Delhi on 21 August 2015.
  Participated in the Second Meeting of the Advisory Council on ‘Make in India: The Next Leap’, organised by ASSOCHAM in New Delhi on 20 August 2015.
  Participated in the First Meeting of the Committee on ‘International Trade Policy and Exports’, organised by CII in New Delhi on 6 August 2015.
  Delivered a Special Lecture on ‘New Perspectives on FTAs’ at the Department of Economics, Jamia Millia Islamia University in New Delhi on 5 August 2015.
  Participated in the First Meeting of the Committee on ‘International Trade Policy and Exports’, organised by CII in New Delhi on 6 August 2015.
  Delivered a Special Lecture on ‘New Perspectives on FTAs’ at the Department of Economics, Jamia Millia Islamia University in New Delhi on 5 August 2015.
  Participated in the first meeting of the Joint Feasibility Study Group (JFSG) for entering into a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) between the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) and its Members States and the Republic of India in Moscow on 31 July 2015.
  Participated in the Discussion Meeting on the BKRU-Customs Union held at the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, New Delhi on 4 June 2015.
  Lead Speaker on ‘New Foreign Trade Policy’ at ‘State of the Economy Seminar’ organised by NCAER, New Delhi on 14 May 2015.
   Panellist at the ‘20th Anniversary of the WTO’ organised by Observer Research Foundation (ORF), New Delhi on 13 May 2015.
  Participated in the Inter- Ministerial Preparatory Meeting to discuss initiating of the Joint Study Group on feasibility of a Free Trade Agreement between India and the Eurasian Economic Commission organised by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, New Delhi on 6 May 2015.
  Delivered a lecture on ‘India’s Trade Policy’, under Induction Level Training Programme to Indian Economic Service (IES) Officer-Trainees, Batch 2014, at the Institute of Economic Growth, New Delhi on 23 April 2014.
  Participated in Evaluation of Corporate Skills Development Programme (CSD) held at New Delhi Institute of Management (NDIM) on 11 April 2015.
  Participated in the Workshop on ‘Economic Reforms and Opportunities for the Poor’, organised by the Centre for Development and Enterprise (CDE) in New Delhi on 26 March 2015.
  Participated in the discussion meeting on ‘Opportunities for Poorer People in Developing Countries’ organised by Centre for Development and Enterprise (CDE) and Centre for Policy Research in New Delhi on 25 March 2015.
  Participated in the discussion meeting on ‘Opportunities for Poorer People in Developing Countries’ organised by Centre for Development and Enterprise (CDE) and Centre for Policy Research in New Delhi on 25 March 2015.
  Participated as a Panellist on ‘Regional Groupings: Towards Continental Convergence’ at the Sixth Annual Asian Relations Conference on the theme ‘Non- Traditional Themes in Asian Foreign Policies’ organised by the Indian Council of World Affairs (ICWA) in New Delhi on 23-24 March 2015.
   Made a Presentation at a Roundtable Discussion on ‘India and the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP)’ organised by the Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations (ICRIER) in New Delhi on 5 March 2015.
  Participated in a Roundtable Discussion with regional Canadian Heads of Missions from South Asian countries focusing on Regional Economic Issues in South Asia, organised by High Commission of Canada in New Delhi on 3 March 2015.
  Attended the Meeting at Ministry of Shipping on Think Tank Initiative by Indian Register of Shipping held in New Delhi on 27 February 2015.
  Participated in the ‘Think Tank Networking Inception Meeting under G20’ under ‘Joint Think 20 Turkey’ organised by TEPAV-CIGI in Istanbul on 10-11 February 2015.
  Made a Presentation at the 2nd International Indian Metals Recycling Conference organised by Metal Recycling Association
of India (MRAI) in Mumbai on 4-6 February 2015.
  Delivered a lecture on ‘Informal Trade: Why Does it Continue to Persist?’ at the 3rd Annual Conference on ‘Normalising India-Pakistan Trade’, organised by ICRIER in New Delhi on 2-3 February 2015.
  Participated in the ‘Round- Table on South Asian Economic Integration’, organised by High Commission of Canada in New Delhi on 21 January 2015.
2014  
   
  Made a presentation on ‘India and Regional Product ion Networks’ in an International Symposium on ‘Regional Economic Integration and EAS’ organised by Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS), China and Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA) in Beijing on 15-16 December 2014.
  Delivered an Inaugural Address on ‘Frontier Areas in Econometrics and International Trade and Finance’ at the QIP Workshop organised by the Indian Institute of Technology in Kanpur on 10 December 2014.
  Participated in the Luncheon Meeting on ‘East Asian Economic Integration’ organised by H.E. Mr. Patrick Suckling, High Commissioner of Australia in New Delhi on 11 December 2014.
  Made a presentation on ‘APTA: Importance of Expansion of membership and future road map at the Asia-Pacific Trade Agreement’, at the Business Forum organised by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP) in New Delhi on 13 November 2014.
  Participated in the Founder’s Day of Indian Institute of Management in New Delhi on 16 October 2014.
  Participated in the Meeting on CLMV organised by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India in New Delhi on 7 October 2014.
Participated in the Roundtable Meeting on Cross Border Intra-Regional Timber Trade in South Asia organised by EU-European Forest Institute (EFI) in New Delhi on 24 September 2014.
Participated in the Conference on ‘Asia-Pacific FTA: Obstacles and Prospects’ organised by the AWW in Bangkok on 16-19 September 2014.
Made a presentation on ‘Understanding RTAs’ at the Conference organised by the Metal Recycling Association of India in Mumbai on 1-3 August 2014.
Made a presentation on ‘Meaning of Indian Economic Dynamism for the EAS Process’ at the Workshop on Jakarta- based-ERIA sponsored study organised by ERIA in Jakarta on 18-21 June 2014.
Participated in the International Symposium on East Asian Economic Integration organised by the Academy for World Watch in Hong Kong during 18-23 March 2014.
Participated in the Curtain Raiser of the India Education Summit organised by the State Government of Victoria in Australia on 5 March 2014.
Speaker at Seminar on Forthcoming Sixth BRICS Summit: Looking beyond Economic Cooperation organised by the  Institute of Social Sciences in New Delhi on 19 February 2014.
Made presentation on ‘Study to Identify the areas of Cooperation Value Chains and Economic Integration with CLMV’ organised by the Department of Commerce, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India in New Delhi on 20 January 2014.
Discussant at the 2nd Annual Conference on Normalising India-Pakistan Trade organised by ICRIER in New Delhi on 21-22 January 2014.
2013  
Delivered a lecture on ‘Latest Developments at WTO Conference at Bali How do LDCs and Countries like India Gain or lose?’ organised by Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) in New Delhi on 17 December 2013.
Delivered a lecture on ‘Trade and Sustainable Development: South-South and Regional Cooperation at the ITEC/SCAAP programme’ organised by The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) in New Delhi on 2 December 2013.
Delivered a lecture on ‘RTAs and India at the Birla Institute of Management Technology (BIMTECH)’ in New Delhi on 27 November 2013.
Held Stakeholders’ Consultations on India-CLMV Economic Cooperation, for the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India in Ho Chi Minh City and Yangon during 9-15 November 2013.
Speaker at the 12th India-S. Korea Dialogue: Forty Years of India-S. Korea Diplomatic Relations and Roadmap for a More Intensified Partnership organised by ICRIER in New Delhi on 24-25 October 2013.
Made a presentation on ‘Collaboration between Mekong Region Countries and Dialogue Partners in East Asia’ at the ERIA Executive Capacity Building Seminar and Workshop Executive Leaders Summit 2013 in Thailand organised by the Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA), Indonesia on 20-25 October 2013.
Distinguished Special Invitee at the Academic Advisory Council Meeting of the New Delhi Institute of Management held in New Delhi on 19 October 2013.
Delivered a lecture on ‘India’s Look East Policy: Rationale and Prospects’ organised by the Ministry of Finance for Indian Economic Service Probationers in New Delhi on 12 September 2013.
Delivered a lecture on ‘FTA and Implications for International Trade’ organised by the Administrative Staff College of India in Hyderabad on 5 September 2013.
Delivered a lecture on ‘Regional Trade Agreements: Conceptual and Empirical Issues’ organised by the Ministry of Finance for Indian Economic Service Probationers in New Delhi on 3 September 2013.
Panelist in the Stakeholders’ Consultation Meetings of the Expert Group on Rules of Origin organised by the Government of India in New Delhi on 29 August 2013.
Panelist in session on ‘WTO and its Implications on India’ at the course - WTO and Trade Issues for EPGDIB organised by the Indian Institute of Foreign Trade in New Delhi on 17 August 2013.
Guest Speaker at the Indian Model United Nations (INMUN) organised by Ryan International Group of Schools in New Delhi on 8 August 2013.
Made a lead presentation on ‘India-Pakistan Economic Relations’ at the Conference on Prospects for India-Pakistan Economic Relations organised by the Observer Research Foundation in New Delhi on 30 July 2013.
Delivered lectures on ‘Conceptual and Policy Issues in RTAs’ at the Post-Qualification Course at the Institute of Chartered Accountant of India on 17 and 22 July 2013.
Delivered a lecture on ‘GATT Art XXIV & Rule of Origin’ at Five-Week Training Programme on International Economics and Business Management for Probationary Officers of the Indian Foreign Service organised by the Indian Institute of Foreign Trade in New Delhi on 10 July 2013.
Panelist in Industry Consultation on Rules of Origin in India’s FTA organised by the Government of India and FICCI in New Delhi, Mumbai, Hyderabad, and Chennai on 26 July, 29 July, 2 August, and 5 August 2013, respectively.
Speaker at the Round Table on Doing Business with Emerging Countries in Asia organised by PHD Chamber in New Delhi on 7 May 2013.
Panelist in the High-Level Experts’ Round Table on Regional Comprehensive Partnership Agreement (RCEP) organised by the Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA) in Jakarta on 5 May 2013.
Panelist in the Strategic Workshop on Offshore RMB Market and RMB Internationalisation organised by Hainan Institute for World Watch in Hainan Province, P.R. China on 10-13 April 2013.
Delivered a lecture on ‘IBSA Vis-à-vis BRICS’ at the IBSA Local Governance Forum organised by Government of India and Institute of Social Sciences in New Delhi on 9 April 2013.
Discussant at the Annual Conference Normalizing India-Pakistan Trade organised by ICRIER in New Delhi on 14-15 March 2013.
Guest Speaker at the Seminar on How China Impacts Contemporary India-Japan Relations organised by ICRIER in Chennai on 9 March 2013.
Delivered a lecture at the Seminar on Regional Economic Integration organised by the Aditya Birla Group in Mumbai on 17-18 February 2013.
Participated in the Meeting of the Experts on Post-qualification Course in International Trade Laws & WTO of the ICAI, organised by the Institute of Chartered Accountant of India, New Delhi on 16 January 2013.
Discussant at the National Workshop on Balanced Regional Development: Challenges and Way Forward organised by Rajiv Gandhi Institute for Contemporary Studies in New Delhi on 9  February  2013.
Chaired the Session on Industrial Productivity at the Workshop on Japanese Perspectives on India’s Economic Development organised by NCAER in New Delhi on 6 February  2013.
Delivered a lecture on International Trade Regime and India’s Role in It at PG Diploma Course organised by the Mumbai University, Mumbai on 3-4 February 2013.
   
2012  
Guest Speaker at the conference The Changing Paradigm of India-Japan Relations organised by ICRIER in New Delhi on 17 December 2012.
Visiting Research Fellow at Academy for World Watch, Shanghai, China from 1-5 December 2012. Gave Presentation on India’s Economic Policies in Asia-Pacific Region.
Present a paper at the Second RIIO International Conference on Development of China and Indian Ocean Economies organised by Research Institute for Indian Ocean Economies (RIIO), Yunnan University of Finance and Economics, Kunming in China on 29-30 November 2012.
Participated at the 2012 SPECA Economic Forum on Strengthening Regional Economic Cooperation and Integration in Central Asia by Sharing the Asian Experience organised by UNESCAP (Bangkok) in Thailand on 27-28 November 2012.
Delivered a lecture on Evolution of India’s Trade Policy to the IES Officers organised by the Institute of Economic Growth in New Delhi on 22 November 2012.
Delivered a lecture on Trade and Sustainable Development: South-South and Regional Cooperation organised by TERI under the Training Programme on Trade and sustainable Development in New Delhi on 20 November 2012.
Participated in the KPP Technical Working Group Workshop organised by IPE Global, at DFID, British High Commission in New Delhi on 9 November 2012.
Participated in the Consultation on Market organised by DFID in New Delhi on 12 October 2012.
Delivered a Lecture on Free Trade Areas, Preferential Trading Arrangements and implications for India organised by the Administrative Staff College of India (ASCI) in Hyderabad on 4 October 2012.
Participated in the SAARC-ADB Meeting of Country Experts for Phase-II of the Study on Development of Institutional Framework of Data Collection on Trade in Services, including Capacity Building organised by SAARC Secretariat in Kathmandu, Nepal on 28-29 August 2012.
Participated in the ICRIER-Wadhwani Chair in India-US Policy Studies organised by ICRIER, New Delhi on 18 July 2012.
Participated in the panel discussion on Trans Pacific Partnership: Implications to India organised for the Probationary Officers of the Indian Foreign Service by IIFT in New Delhi on 13 July 2012.
Delivered a lecture on GATT Art XXIV and Rules of Origin organised for the Probationary Officer of the Indian Foreign Service (IFS) by IIFT in New Delhi on 12 July 2012.
Participated in the Meeting on “Institutional Mechanisms relating to Trade in Services” organized by Reserve Bank of India, March 29-30, 2012, Mumbai.
Delivered Lecture  on “FTAs/ PTAs and Implications for India” organized by the Administrative Staff College of India (ASCI), on 22nd February, 2012 in Hyderabad.
Participated in the Preparatory Workshop for the 2012 ADB Annual Meeting Governors’ Seminar in New Delhi, 1 February 2012.
Participated in the Inaugural Conference of the Australia India Youth Dialogue, 30 January, 2012, New Delhi.
Participated in the SAARC-ADB Workshop on Studies on Trade, Economics and Finance organised by SAARC Secretariat in Kathmandu, Nepal on 21-22 June 2012
Participated in the Meeting of the Steering Committee for Second South Asia Forum organised by Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India, New Delhi in Kathmandu, Nepal on 6-7 June2012.
Participated in the Stakeholder Consultations (Academia) for Formulation of ADB’s Country Partnership Strategy organised by ADB in New Delhi on 22 May 2012.
Presented a paper on Technology, Global Firms and Employment at the Workshop on Global Firms, Global Finance and Global Inequalities organised by School of Business and Economics, Loughborough University, UK, on 25-26 April 2012.
Delivered a lecture on WTO and RTA to Indian Economic Service Officers organised by the Institute of Economic Growth, in New Delhi on 10 April 2012.
Participated in the Meeting on the US-India Relationship at American Centre, Kasturba Gandhi Marg in New Delhi on 2 April 2012.
   
2011  
Background papers on “South Asian Economic Integration: Some Dimensions” and on “Trade in Services in SAARC: Analytical Rationale, Select Potential Sector and Constraints”, for the First South Asia Forum, held in September, 2011 in New Delhi.
Presented paper on ‘India-Myanmar Economic Relations’ during the visit of H E U Win Myint, Minister for Commerce, Government of Union of Myanmar, organized by CII, September 27, 2011, New Delhi.
Delivered Lectures on various aspects of WTO and RTAs during the Personal Contact Programme under the ICAI’s Post Qualification Course in International Trade Laws and WTO, 16, 20, 23rd July, 2011, New Delhi.
Participated in the Meeting on “Rules of Origin under ASEAN+6” organized by the  Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India, May 9, 2011, New Delhi.
Speaker at the conference on “Regional Architecture for Security and Economic Cooperation in the Asia-Pacific” co-hosted by the Indian Council of World Affairs (ICWA) and India Institute of Foreign Affairs & National Security (IFANS), Republic of Korea, April 21, 2011, New Delhi.
Discussant at the Seminar on Examining India’s Cross-Border Connectivity with Bangladesh and Myanmar, organized by the Institute for Defense Studies and Analyses, in New Delhi on 18 March 2011.
Participated in the Workshop on Asia 2050 Study Country Consultation, organized by Asian Development Bank in New Delhi on 17 March 2011.
Delivered Keynote Address in the International Seminar on Economic, Cultural and Poltiical Viability of Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) in Global Environment: Issues and Challenges, held on 13 March 2011.
Guest Speaker in a Seminar on "Toward the Expansion of Economic Relations between Japan and India", held in Tokyo on 17-21 January. Also participated in the programme organized by the Keizai Koho Centre (Japan Institute for Social and Economic Affairs).
Delivered a lecture on RTAs at the Personal Contact Programme under the ICAI’s Post Qualification Course in International Trade Laws & WTO in New Delhi on 12 January 2011.
2010  
Presented a paper on Second India-Malaysia Strategic Dialogue, organized by the Institute of Strategic and International Studies in Kuala Lumpur on 27-29 January 2010.
Participated in the Workshop on Rules of Origin for ASEAN+6, organized by the Government of Japan in Tokyo on 5 February 2010.
Participated in the Conference on Implications of India-ASEAN Agreement on Trade, organized by the Bombay Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the Ministry of Commerce and Industry on Mumbai on 9 February 2010.
Delivered lecture on Regional Trading Agreements and Article-XXIV, organized by the IIFT for senior IAS officers in New Delhi on 11 February 2010.
Participated in the 37th World Marketing Congress on Marketing and Opportunities and Strategies for South Asia: A Fresh Look held in New Delhi on 11-12 February 2010.
Participated in the Third Workshop of ERIA Working Group on Understanding Productivity Impact of Trade and Investment Liberalization in East Asia in Jakarta, Indonesia held on 25-26 February 2010
Delivered a lecture at the International Conference on India-Japan-China Dialogue on East Asia Summit Process: The Leadership Conundrum, organized by ICRIER in New Delhi on 6-7 April 2010.
Participated in the Meeting with Australian Delegation on India-Australia JSG, organized by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry in New Delhi on 26 April 2010.
Participated in the Meeting of the Expert Group on Preferential Rules of Origin, organized by Ministry of Commerce and Industry, in New Delhi on 11 June 2010.
Delivered a lecture on Rules of Origin in the Workshop on Empirical Research on WTO and Other Issues in International Trade, organized by UNCTAD-India in New Delhi on 7 July 2010.
Delivered a lecture on RTAs and Implications at the Personal Contact Programme under the ICAI’s Post qualification Course in International Trade Law and WTO, held in New Delhi on 9 July 2010.
Delivered a lecture on India's RTA at the Personal Contact Programme under the ICAI’s Post Qualification Course in International Trade Law and WTO, held in New Delhi on 15 July 2010.
Delivered a lectures on Potential, Prospects and Progress towards Regional Economic Integration in Asia to Japanese Scholars from Hihon Fukushi University, Nagoya in New Delhi on 28 August 2010.
Delivered lectures on RTAs and South Asia Cooperation at the Workshop on Contemporary Economic Issues held in the Training Academy, Gurgaon on 23 September 2010.
Participated in the ERIA Research Institutes, Network Meeting, organized by the Bangkok Research Centre, in Bangkok on 24-26 September 2010.
Speaker at the 4th Annual Forum of Developing Country Investment Negotiators, organized by the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD), Geneva; Department of Industrial Policy & Promotion; FICCI; and South Centre, Geneva in New Delhi on 27 October 2010.
Delivered a lecture on India‘s Experience with FTAs like ASEAN at IILM, New Delhi on 28 October 2010. .
Delivered a lecture on Regional Trade Cooperation and Sustainable Development at the Training Programme on Trade and Sustainable Development, held in TERI, New Delhi on 6 December 2010.
   
2009  
Participated in the Meeting of India-Australia JSG, organized by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry in New Delhi on 18 December 2009.
Participated in the Meeting of the Project Steering Committee on Gender and Trade, organized by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry in New Delhi on 16 November 2009.
Participated in the 2nd Micro-data Working Group Meeting on Understanding Productivity Impact of Trade and Investment Liberalizations in East Asia, organized by ERIA on 13-14 November 2009 in Jakarta.
Delivered a lecture on India’s Engagements in Regional Trade Agreements, organized by Institute of Chartered Accountants of India in New Delhi on 7 November 2009.
Participated in the 5th Advisory Committee Meeting of the Institute of Marketing & Management on 37th World Marketing Congress on Marketing Opportunities and Strategies for South Asia: A Fresh Look on 8 October 2009 in New Delhi.
Participated in the Meeting of India-Australia JSG, organized by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry in New Delhi on 22-23 September 2009.
Participated in the Meeting of EAS: Senior Economic Officials Meeting, organized by the ASEAN Secretariat on 16 September 2009 in Jakarta.
Participated in the Meeting of India-Indonesia JSG, organized by the Governments of India and Indonesia on 15 September 2009 in Jakarta.
Participated in the Meeting on Understanding Productivity Impact of Trade and Investment Liberalizations in East Asia, organized by ERIA, Jakarta, Indonesia on 24-25 August 2009.
Participated in the Presidential Friends of Indonesia Programme, Government of Indonesia during August 13-19, 2009 at Bali, Jakarta, and Bogor, Indonesia.
Participated in the Meeting of National SAARC Award Committee (NSAC), organized by the Ministry of External Affairs, New Delhi on 9 July 2009.
Delivered a lecture on India’s Regional Trade Agreements, organized by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, New Delhi on 5 July 2009.
Participated in the 3rd Meeting of the Track II Study Group on CEPEA held on 3 July 2009 in Jakarta, Indonesia.
Participated in the Meeting of India-Indonesia JSG, organized by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry in New Delhi on 1 July 2009.
Presented a paper on Afghanistan-India-Pakistan Trilogue at the International Conference, organized by the Delhi Policy Group in New Delhi on 7-8 June 2009.
Participated in the IOR-ARC Meeting, organized by the Ministry of External Affairs in New Delhi on 4 June 4 2009.
Participated in the meeting of India-Australia Joint Study Group, organized by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, New Delhi on 4 June 2009.
Participated in the 3rd Meeting of the Track II Study Group on CEPEA, held in Sydney, Australia on May 28-31, 2009.
Delivered a lecture on New Developments in Trade Theory and Practice at the Refresher/Training programme for college lecturers and researchers on Contemporary Issues in International Trade, organized by the Centre for Development Studies, Trivandrum, Kerala on 26 May 2009.
Participated as a Resource Person at the UNCTAD Training Workshop on Trade Issues and Application of Econometric Tools held at the Mizoram University, Aizawl, Mizoram on 20 May 2009.
Delivered a lecture on the interface between WTO & RTAs at the Capacity Building Programme for Class I Officers of the Lok Sabha Secretariat, organized by the National Institute of Financial Management, Ministry of Finance in Faridabad on 15 May 2009.
Delivered a lecture on India’s Trade Policy: Multilateralism to Regionalism to Indian Economic Service Probationers under the Training Programme, organized by the Institute of Economic Growth in New Delhi on 14 May 2009
Participated in the 11th ASEAN-India Senior Officials’ Meeting (SOM), organized by the Ministry of External Affairs in New Delhi on 29 April 2009.
Participated in the 15the ASEAN India Working Group Meeting and 11th ASEAN-India Joint Cooperation Committee Meeting, organized by the Ministry of External Affairs in New Delhi on 28 April 2009.
Participated as a Resource Person in the South Asia Media Training on Trade and Development Issues, organized by the South Asia Watch on Trade, Economics & Environment (SAWTEE) and the South Asian Centre for Economic Journalists (SACEJ), Kathmandu on 24 April 2009.
Participated in the Meeting of India-Australia Joint Study Group, organized by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry in New Delhi on 16 April 2009.
Participated in the Advisory Committee Meeting of 37th World Marketing Congress, organized by Institute of Marketing & Management (IMM) in New Delhi on 15 April 2009.
Participated in the Trade and Gender meeting of the Project Steering Committee under the Commonwealth Secretariat held in New Delhi on 8 April 2009.
Participated as a Discussant in the National Conference on Corporate Sector, Industrialization and Economic Development in India, organized by the ISID on 27 March 2009 in New Delhi.
Participated in the preparatory meeting on India-ASEAN Summit and East Asia Summit convened by the Secretary (East), Ministry of External Affairs on 13 March 2009.
Presented a paper on India-ASEAN Trade and Economic Relations: Problems and Prospects at the International seminar on Culture, Trade and Development in Southeast Asia, and India’s Response organized by The Society for Indian Ocean Studies on 5 March 2009 in New Delhi.
Participated in the Meeting on India-New Zealand JSG, between Trade and Commerce Ministers of New Zealand and India on 12 February 2009.
Participated in the Meeting on India-Indonesia JSG, organized by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry on 17 February 2009.
Made a presentation on Asian Economic Community during a Meeting with Taiwanese Delegation, organized by the Ministry of External Affairs on 16 February 2009.
Delivered a lecture on Understanding Preferential Rules of Origin Some Conceptual and Policy Issues under the Training Programme for DGFT Officials, organized by the Centre for WTO Studies and IIFT on 12 February 2009.
Participated in the Meeting on India-New Zealand JSG organized by Ministry of Commerce and Industry on 12 February 2009.
Presented a paper on Trade and Investment Cooperation between India and GCC at the Seminar on GCC Investments in Asia: Issues and Prospects, organized by CWAAS/Gulf Studies Programme/SIS/ JNU in New Delhi on 15 January 2009.
   

2008

Presented paper on Imperatives of Regional Economic Integration in Asia in the Context of Developmental Asymmetries: Some Policy Suggestions in the Annual Conference 2008 on Asia’s Contribution to Global Economic Development and Stability, organized by Asian Development Bank Institute (ADBI) on 5 December 2008 in Tokyo.
Delivered a lecture on South-South Trade and Regionalism under the Training Programme on Trade and Sustainable Development organized by TERI, Gurgaon on 27 November 2008.
Participated in the Meeting of the Project steering Committee on Trade and Gender, organized by Ministry of Commerce and Industry on 17 November 2008.
Participated in the Meeting on Asian Economic Cooperation with Mr Richard A Woolcott AC, Special Envoy for the Prime Minister of Australia, organized by the Australian High Commission on 14 November 2008.
Participated in the Meeting on India-Pakistan Trade Relations, organized by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry on 14 November 2008.
Delivered a lecture on Understanding WTO Agreements under the ITEC Programme for Foreign Journalists, organized by the Indian Institute of Mass Communication on 11 November 2008.
Participated in the Meeting on Expert Group of Preferential RoO, organized by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry on 29 October 2008.
Delivered a lecture on The Dynamics of South Asian Economic Integration at the School of International Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University on 27 October 2008.
Delivered a lecture on New Developments in Trade Theory and Practice at the Training Programme for College Faculty and Researchers on Contemporary Issues in International Trade organized by the Centre for Development Studies, Trivandrum on 25 October 2008.
Participated in the Meeting convened by Additional Secretary (TC) on ITEC, in the Ministry of External Affairs on 21 October 2008.
Participated in the Meeting convened by Secretary (ER) on Ásian Cooperation Dialogue in the Ministry of External Affairs on 6 October 2008.
Delivered a lecture on India’s Trade Policy and Regional Economic Engagements to Indian Economic Service Probationers at the Institute of Economic Growth on 1 October 2008.
Delivered a lecture to DGFT Officers of the Government of India on the Rule of Origin, at IIFT, on 24 September 2008.
Participated in the Meetings for India-New Zealand JSG on CECA, held in Ministry of Commerce & Industry, in New Delhi, on 4-5 August, 25 August, 8 September, 11 September and 23 September 2008.
Participated as a Discussant in the Conference on Multilateralizing Regionalism, organized by ADBI, Tokyo and The Graduate Institute, Geneva on 18-19 September 2008 in Tokyo.
Made a presentation on the Prospects of Trade and Economic Cooperation between India and Pakistan at the International Seminar, organized by Islamabad Policy Research Institute, Islamabad, Pakistan on 25-26 August 2008.
Participated on behalf of the Government of India at the 3rd ACD High Level Study Group Meeting held in Astana, Kazakhstan, on 18-19 August 2008.
Delivered a Lecture on India-ASEAN Economic Cooperation to Foreign Diplomats at the FSI in New Delhi on 14 August 2008.
Participated in the Meeting of India-Australia Joint Study Group on CECA, held in the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, New Delhi on 11-12 August 2008.
Participated in the Meeting on India-Indonesia Joint Study Group on CECA held in Batam, Indonesia on 24-25 July, 2008.
Participated in Government of India Expert Group Meeting on Preferential Rules of origin held in New Delhi on 21 July 2008.
Participated in the Meeting on South Asian University, SAARC Secretariat, held in New Delhi on 17 June 2008.
Presented paper on Deepening Economic Integration in SAFTA: Potential and Constraints at the Regional Conference on Strengthening Economic and Social Integration in South Asia, organized by the IPS and SACEPS, on 29-31 May 2008 in Colombo, Sri Lanka.
Participated in the Second India-New Zealand Joint Study Group Meeting on CECA, held on 22-23 May 2008, Auckland, New Zealand.
Participated in the Second Meeting of the India-Indonesia JSG on CECA, organized by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, on 9-10 May 2008 in New Delhi.
Delivered a lecture on Interface between WTO and RTAs at the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI), in New Delhi on 5 May 2008.
Delivered a lecture on India-ASEAN Relations with special Focus on Prospects & Challenges to Foreign Diplomats at the FSI, New Delhi on 25 April 2008.
Participated in the Second Asia Cooperation Dialogue (ACD) High Level Study Group Meeting, held on 17-18 April , 2008, Seoul, Republic of Korea.
Delivered a lecture on SAARC: Prospects and Challenges to Foreign Diplomats at the FSI, New Delhi on 16 April 2008.
Participated in the GOI, ROO Expert Group Meeting, held in FICCI on 16 April 2008.
Participated in the 1st Meeting of the India-New Zealand Joint Study Group on CECA held in New Delhi on 4-5 April 2008.
Participated in the Meeting on India-New Zealand JSG held in the Ministry of Commerce & Industry in New Delhi on 2 April 2008.
Participated in the Meeting on ACD, held in the Ministry of External Affairs in New Delhi on 1 April 2008.
Participated in the Meeting on India-Oman Economic Cooperation in the Ministry of External Affairs on 6 March 2008.
Delivered a lecture on WTO Implications for Developing Countries, organized by the Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC), New Delhi on 4 March 2008.
Participated in the Meeting of SAFTA Ministerial Council held in New Delhi on 3 March 2008.
Participated in the Meeting on SAFTA Committee of Experts held in New Delhi on 1-2 March 2008.
Participated in the Meeting on India-Oman Economic Cooperation held in the Ministry of External Affairs on 22 February 2008.
Participated in the Preparatory Meeting for SAFTA Committee of Experts in the Ministry of Commerce and Industry on 18 February 2008.
Participated in the Discussion Meetings on India-Indonesia JSG held in the Ministry of Commerce and Industry on 29 January 2008 and 9 February 2008.
Delivered a lecture on India-ASEAN Economic Cooperation, organized for the Foreign Diplomats by the FSI in New Delhi on 24 January 2008.
Participated in the Meetings on SAARC Services Study in the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, New Delhi on 24 January 2008 and 5 February 2008.
Presented a paper on Are Trade Openness and Financial Development complementary? (Co-author Meenakshi Rishi) at the ASSA Annual Meeting in New Orleans, USA on 5 January 2008.
   

2007

Participated in Meeting on ITEC held in the Ministry of External Affairs on 26 December 2007.
Presented paper on Trade-FDI-Poverty Linkages in a Regional Grouping: Some Evidence from South Asia in International Conference on Regional Economic Integration Beyond Europe, organized by German Development Institute, Bonn, December 19-20, 2007. Also Discussant of the paper on Understanding the Emerging Pattern of Regional Trade and Economic Cooperation in Asia presented by Biswanath Bhattacharyay at the Conference.
Delivered Lecture on India’s Economic Integration with ASEAN: Prospects & Challenges, organized by FSI in New Delhi on 21 November 2007.
Participated in the Meeting with Commerce Secretary on the Agenda of 13th SAARC Committee on Economic Cooperation (CEC) Meeting, held on 16 November 2007.
Participated in the First India-Indonesia JSG Meeting on India-Indonesia CECA, held in Jakarta on 30-31 October 2007.
Speaker at the Meeting on Export Development and Inclusive Growth, organized by CII in New Delhi on 22 October 2007.
Delivered Lecture on Implications of WTO for Developing Countries, to Foreign Journalists, organized by IIMC in New Delhi on 15 October 2007.
Participated in the Annual Meeting of ITEC Institutions, organized by Ministry of External Affairs on 12 October 2007.
Participated in the Meeting on Government of India Expert Group on Preferential ROO, organized by CII in New Delhi on 11 October 2007.
Participated in Meeting on India-Indonesia JSG held in the Ministry of Commerce and Industry on 10 October 2007.
Participated in the Discussion Meeting on Economic Cooperation in the South Asian Region organized by the British High Commission in New Delhi on 5 October 2007.
Delivered lecture on India’s Economic Integration with ASEAN: Prospects and Challenges, organized by the FSI on 12 September 2007.
Delivered lecture on Regional Economic Cooperation in South Asia: Potentials and Constraints, organized by the FSI in New Delhi on 11 September 2007.
Participated in the Drafting Committee meetings and the Adoption Meeting of the Report of the Joint Study Group on the Feasibility of Establishing A Comprehensive Economic Cooperation Agreement between India and Malaysia at Kuala Lumpur on 10-11 August 2007.
Participated in the Meeting on India-Malaysia JSG with the officials of the Ministry of Commerce and Industry and High Commission of Malaysia at RIS on 1 August 2007.
Speaker at Training-cum-Orientation Programme for the Railway Staff College Faculty on Regional Economic Cooperation in Asia, organized by the Asian Institute of Transport Development, Vadodra on July 28, 2007.
Speaker at the 1st Meeting of the Honorary Consuls of Maldives in India and Nepal, organized by the High Commission of Maldives, New Delhi on July 25, 2007.
Speaker at the Seminar on Investing in Indonesia, organized by Embassy of Indonesia and CII in New Delhi on 24 July 2007.
Participated in the Industry Consultation on Rules of Origin Issues under Free Trade Agreements, organized by Ministry of Commerce and Industry and FICCI in New Delhi on 19-20 July 2007.
Participated in the discussion meeting on Knowledge Sharing Session-Intra SAARC Trade, organized by AT Kearney Ltd, Mumbai, on 11 July 2007.
Participated in the Meeting on Trade in Audio-Visual Services held in the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, New Delhi on 28 June 2007.
Delivered a lecture on Structure & Working of WTO, organized by ICAI’s Post Qualification Course in International Trade Laws & WTO, held in New Delhi on 18 June 2007.
Participated in the Meeting of the Government of India’s Expert Group on Preferential Rules of Origin, held in New Delhi on 15 June, 2007.
Participated in the Meeting on Asian Think Tanks: Strengthening Knowledge Management and Knowledge-Sharing, organized by ADBI on 5-8 June, 2007 in Tokyo, Japan.
Speaker at Regional Conference on SAARC: Fourteenth Summit & Beyond, organized by ICWA and KAF in New Delhi on 1-2 June 2007.
Participated in the India-Malaysia JSG Meeting, held in the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, New Delhi on 25 May 2007.
Participated in the India-ASEAN Trade Negotiating Committee (TNC) Meeting, held on May 9-11, 2007 in New Delhi.
Speaker at the Roundtable on SAFTA: An Enabler of South Asian Regional Integration, organized by the SAARC Chamber of Commerce and Industry, FPCCI and FNSt on April 17-18, 2007 in Bhurban, Pakistan.
Made a presentation on Afghanistan Study in the Department of Commerce on 16 April, 2007, New Delhi.
Respondent on "Prospects of Asian Integration" at the Expert Group Meeting on Regional Integration in Asia, organized by ITC/UNCTAD/WTO and ICRIER, on 29 March 2007 in New Delhi.
Delivered a lecture on "Issues in Trade Policy" during Programme on Development and Planning Models, organized by IEG, on 22 March 2007 in New Delhi.
Delivered a lecture on "SAFTA: Potentials and Constraints" in the Seminar on SAARC Economic Cooperation, organized by IDSAICRIER on 16 March 2007 in New Delhi.
Delivered lecture on "Agreement on Textile and Clothing" organized by IIPA on 8 February 2007 in New Delhi.
Speaker for the Session on “Intra-Asian Trade Flows” at the 2nd Asian Textile Conference, held on 19 January 2007 in New Delhi.
Participated in the Expert Group Meeting on Rules of Origin at the Ministry of Commerce, on 18 January 2007 in New Delhi.
Participated in the meeting with Foreign Secretary on ‘SAARC’ on 17 January 2007, New Delhi.
   

2006

Keynote Speaker on “Professionalisation of Engineers in WTO/GATS Environment and Challenges Ahead” at the 4th National Conference on ‘Towards International Competitiveness of Indian Engineers – Challenges Ahead’ organized by Engineering Council of India, New Delhi on 15 December 2006.
Speaker at the "Roundtable on Regional Economic Cooperation in South Asia" on the occasion of ‘SAARC Charter Day’, organized by FICCI, New Delhi, on 8 December 2006.
Participated in the Twenty-First Anniversary of the SAARC Charter at SAARC Disaster Management Centre, New Delhi on 8 December 2006.
Delivered a lecture on "India’s Engagements under Regional Trading Agreements", at The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, New Delhi, on 6 December 2006.
Participated in the meeting on “Indian Technical and Economic Cooperation” programme organized by the Ministry of External Affairs, Govt. of India, New Delhi, on 28 November 2006.
Visited the United States between 26 October-17 November 2006 under International Visitors Leadership Programme of US Department of States on the theme 'US Trade Policy'. During this period made a number of presentations in leading institutions and held meetings with eminent experts on topics such as global economic issues, world trade, trade blocs, WTO and issues from developing countries, etc.
Delivered a lecture on "WTO Issues from Developing Countries' Perspective" at Indian Institute of Mass Communication, New Delhi, on 20 October 2006.
Presented paper on Regional Trading Arrangements of India: Conceptual and Policy Issues at International Conference on The Indian Economy in the Era of Globalisation, organized by Maison des Sciences de l'Homme and University of Paris X, Paris on 28-29 September 2006.
Delivered a lecture on Conceptual and Policy Issues in India's RTAs', organized by ShARE-DSE at Delhi School of Economics, New Delhi on 29 August 2006.
Delivered a lecture on India's Engagements under Regional Trading Agreements at The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, New Delhi on 1 July 2006.
Course-leader for the course on SAARC Integration in the First SAARC Chamber Academy, organized by UROCHAMBERS, Brussels and SCCI on 24-27 May 2006 at Kandy, Sri Lanka.
Made a presentation on Potential of Trade and Economic Cooperation between India and Pakistan in the Workshop on Infrastructural Linkages between the Pakistan-Punjab and Indian-Punjab, organized by the Centre for Research in Rural and Industrial Development (CRRID) on 12 May 2006 in Chandigarh.
Made a presentation on Trade and Investment Cooperation between India & GCC under the Comprehensive Economic Cooperation Agreement in the Interactive Session on India-GCC Free Trade Agreement, jointly organized by the Ministry of Commerce & Industry and Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) on 4 May 2006 in Mumbai.
Key Speaker on Regional Trade and Economic Cooperation: Analytical and Policy Issues at the Workshop on WTOrelated Issues for Government Officials in the SAARC Region, organized by TERI on 3 May 2006 in New Delhi.
Made a presentation on Investment Cooperation between India & GCC under the Comprehensive Economic Coperation Agreement in the Interactive Session on India-GCC Comprehensive Economic Cooperation Agreement, jointly organized by FICCI and the Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Government of India on 1 May 2006 in New Delhi.
Participated in the Meeting of Joint Study Group (JSG) on the Feasibility of Establishing Comprehensive Economic Cooperation Agreement (CECA) between India and Malaysia, organized by the Ministry of Commerce & Industry on 20 April 2006 in New Delhi.
Made a Presentation on “SAARC: Potentials and Problems”, Special Course for Afghan Diplomats, organized by Foreign Service Institute, Ministry of External Affairs, April 18, 2006, New Delhi.
Made a Presentation at ‘National Seminar on Rules of Origin’ organized by World Customs Organization, Brussels at National Academy for Customs, Excise and Narcotics (NACEN), April 13, 2006, Faridabad.
Delivered Lecture on “WTO Related Issues” for Foreign Journalists, organized by Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC), March 21, 2006, New Delhi.
Made a Presentation on “SAFTA Negotiations; Implication for the Business” Symposium on Trade Liberalization in SAARC, organized by SCCI and BCCI during March 9-12, 2006, Thimphu, Bhutan.
Acted as a Discussant in International Conference on “Development in Open Economies: Labour in Industry”, organized by Academy of Third World Studies and Jamia Milia Islamia, March 6, 2006, New Delhi.
Participated in Expert Group on Preferential Rules of Origin, Set up by Government of India, at Ministry of Commerce and Industry, March 2, 2006, New Delhi.
Help Organized Rules of Origin under in ASEAN-India FTA: Consultations with Industry Associations, at RIS on 6, 7, 8 and 10 February 2006.
Participated in Discussion-meetings on Rules of Origin, organized by World Customs Organization, January 25-29, 2006, Brussels, Belgium.
Participated in National Seminar- “In Defense of Globalization: An India Perspective”, organized by Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry, (FICCI) January 18, 2005, New Delhi.
Made a Presentation on “Preparation of an Annual Document Each for USA, EU, China and Japan to Cover India’s Economic Relationship and Prospects of Trade and Investment with Each of these Trading Partners” organized by Ministry of Commerce and Industry, January 9, 2006, New Delhi.
   

2005

Participated in a Seminar on “Indo-Bangladesh Dialogue on Trade, Investment and Connectivity”, organized by India International Centre, December 6, 2005, New Delhi.
Participated in a Seminar on “The European Union – Why it Matters to India”, jointly organized by The British High Commission and Delhi Policy Group, and supported by The Delegation of the European Commission to India, December 6, 2005, New Delhi.
Help Organized Rules of Origin under in ASEAN-India FTA: Consultations with Industry Associations, at RIS, November 25, 2005.
Help Organized a Lecture Programme of the Foreign Service Institute, Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India for the Foreign Diplomats on WTO Issues at RIS on November 24, 2005.
Participated in Seventeenth Meeting of the Expert Group on Preferential Rules of Origin, Set up by Government of India, at Ministry of Commerce and Industry, November 21, 2005, New Delhi.
Help Organized Fourth High Level Conference on Asian Economic Integration: Towards an Asian Economic Community, organized by RIS, November 18-19, 2005.
Participated in Conference on SAARC Business Leaders Conclave: South Asia Regional Integration and Growth organized by Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI), November 17-18, 2005, New Delhi.
Participated as an Expert in the “ASEAN-India Trade Negotiation Committee” (AITNC) Meeting on November 10-11, 2005, New Delhi.
Participated in Sixteenth Meeting of the Expert Group on Preferential Rules of Origin, Set up by Government of India, at Ministry of Commerce and Industry, October 31, 2005, New Delhi.
Participated in a Meeting convened by the Commerce Secretary on Rules of Origin under India-ASEAN FTA, October 31, 2005, New Delhi.
Made a Presentation in Workshop on “Rules of Origin between India and ASEAN” organized by ASEAN Secretariat, October 17-18, 2005, Jakarta, Indonesia.
Participated in Fifteenth Meeting of the Expert Group on Preferential Rules of Origin, Set up by Government of India, at Ministry of Commerce and Industry, October 15, 2005, 2005, New Delhi.
Delivered Lecture on “WTO Related Issues” for Foreign Journalists, organized by Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC), October 10, 2005, New Delhi.
Delivered a Lecture on “Regional Trading Agreement” for the Officers of the Indian Administrative Service (IAS), Government of India held at Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT), on September 27, 2005, New Delhi.
Participated in Fourteenth Meeting of the Expert Group on Preferential Rules of Origin, set up by Government of India, at Ministry of Commerce and Industry, on September 22-23, 2005, New Delhi.
Participated in Thirteenth Meeting of the Expert Group on Preferential Rules of Origin, set up by Government of India, at Ministry of Commerce and Industry, on August 26, 2005, New Delhi.
Participated in the Third Meeting of Joint Study Group (JSG) on Feasibility of a Comprehensive Economic Cooperation Agreement (CECA) between India and Malaysia, organized by the Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Department of Commerce, Government of India, on August 22-23, 2005, New Delhi.
Made a Presentation in Second Meeting of “Trade, Investment and Connectivity, organized by India International Centre, on August 6-7, 2005, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
Delivered a lecture on “ROO Issues, Concerns and Solutions’ Relating to FTA’s Singed and Proposed”, organized by Aditya Birla Group, Conference on Group Meet on Rules of Origin, on July 16, 2005, Mumbai.
Participated in Eleventh and Twelfth Meetings of the Expert Group on Preferential Rules of Origin, set up by Government of India, at the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, on July 5, and July 13, 2005 New Delhi.
Participated in the Second Meeting of the Joint Study Group (JSG) on Feasibility of a Comprehensive Economic Cooperation Agreement (CECA) between India and Malaysia held in Kuala Lumpur, on June 22-24, 2005.
Made a presentation on “Indo-Thai FTA” organized by Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), Conference on Tamil Nadu – Leveraging Trade Agreements for Growth, June 16, 2005, in Chennai.
Participated in the Seventh Meeting of “SAARC Network of Researchers on "Global Financial and Economic Issues” organized by SAARC Secretariat on May 5-6, 2005, in Kathmandu.
Made a presentation for Tenth Meeting of the Expert Group on Preferential Rules of Origin, set up by Government of India, at Ministry of Commerce and Industry, April 26, 2005, New Delhi.
Participated in a Conference “FRAMES 2005” organized by FICCI, April 3-7 2005, Mumbai.
Made a presentation for Ninth Meeting of the Expert Group on Preferential Rules of Origin, set up by Government of India, at Ministry of Commerce and Industry, April 7, 2005, New Delhi.
Participated in Technical Committee Meeting on Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (CEPA) between India and Sri Lanka, organized by NIEPA, March 14, 2005, New Delhi.
Made a presentation on South Asian Economic Cooperation at 7th Joint Convention, organized by Pakistan-India People’s Forum for Peace and Democracy in New Delhi on February 27, 2005.
Participated in a Seminar on Manufacturing, Economic Development and the Informal Economy: Is Manufacturing Still the Engine of Growth?: India, organized by the International Labour Organization (ILO), February 16, 2005, New Delhi.
Delivered Lecture on India-Thailand FTA and India-ASEAN Comprehensive Cooperation Agreement, for the Executive Masters in International Business organized by Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT), February 14, 2005, New Delhi.
Made presentations at the Meetings of the Expert Group on Preferential Rules of Origin, set up by Government of India, at the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, January 10, 2005 and February 7, 2005, New Delhi.
Resource Person in a Training Workshop on Macroeconomic Forecasting, organized by the Ministry of Planning and National Development, Government of Maldives and supported by Commonwealth Secretariat, 26 December 2004 - 08 January 2005, in Male.
   

2004

Presented a paper in a Workshop on Technological Development, Labour Productivity and Their Implications on Manufacturing Sector Labour in India and Other South & South East Asian Economies organized by University of Kalyani, Department of Economics, West Bengal and Jamia Milia Islamia University, Academy of Third World Studies, New Delhi on December 21-23, 2004, in Kolkata.
Guest Speaker in a Seminar on Implications of India-Thailand FTA for SMEs organized by the Department of Export Promotion, Ministry of Commerce, Government of Thailand, November 26, 2004, in Bangkok.
Made a Presentation on India’s Look East Policy and the Prospects for Regional Economic Integration at British High Commission, November 18, 2004, in New Delhi.
Made a Presentation on India-Thailand FTA and India-ASEAN Comprehensive Cooperation Agreement, for MBA Programme organized by IIFT on November 9, 2004, in New Delhi.
Made a Presentation for Fifth Meeting of the Expert Group on Preferential Rules of Origin, set up by Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India on October 13, 2004, New Delhi.
Made a presentation at the "Consultation Meetings with Stakeholders on Rules of Origin for Government of India’s Negotiations with Other Countries" organised by Government of India in collaboration with FICCI and CII New Delhi on September 30, 2004.
Delivered a lecture on "Implications of India’s Regional Trading Agreements" for the Officers of the IAS and Allied Services during the Programme on WTO and The New Trade Regime organised by IIFT, New Delhi on September 28, 2004.
Participated in Fifth Meeting of the Export Group on Preferential Rules of Origin, set up by Govt. of India, at the Ministry of Commerce and Industry at New Delhi on September 24-25, 2004.
Participated in a National Seminar on "Negotiations on WTO Rules" organised by Department of Commerce, New Delhi on September 21-22, 2004.
Made a Presentation on “Regional Economic Integration: Theory & SAARC” Professional Course for Foreign Diplomats Conducted by Foreign Service Institute, Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India, New Delhi on September 14, 2004.
Made a Presentation on “Rules of Origin: Some Issues”, Presented at Internal Seminar at RIS, New Delhi, September 3, 2004.
Made a Presentation on “Regional Trading Blocks: Implications for India”, for RIS-IFS Training Module for IFS Officer Trainees for Foreign Service Institute, at RIS, New Delhi on August 26, 2004.
Made a Presentation on “Rules of Origin Issues in India’s Economic Partnership Agreements with Other Countries: An Approach Paper on Change in Tariff Heading Criterion”, Presentation for Fourth Meeting of the Expert Group on Preferential Rules of Origin, Set up by Government of India, at Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Meeting taken by Mr. S.N. Menon, Special Secretary, New Delhi on August 24, 2004.
Delivered a Lecture on “Trading Blocks with Emphasis on the Recent FTA’s”, for the Executive Masters Programme, at Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT), New Delhi on August 22, 2004.
Participated in a Conference on “SAARC Economic Co-operation”, held on August 20, 2004 at Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI), New Delhi.
Participated in the Third Meeting of the Expert Group on Preferential Rules of Origin, Set up by Government of India, July 16, 2004.
Participated in a Seminar on “Soft Skills and India’s Economic Diplomacy” delivered by Dr. Mukul G. Asher, at Centre for Policy Research, June 30, 2004.
Rules of Origin Issues in India’s Economic Partnership Agreements with Other Countries: An Approach Paper on Change in Tariff Heading Criterion, submitted to Government of India, June 2004.
Participated in the meetings of the Expert Group on Preferential Rules of Origin, set up by Government of India, held on May 11, and May 21, 2004.
Made a presentation on "Different Dimensions of SAFTA Treaty and Negotiations: A Way Ahead" at Roundtable on SAFTA: Agenda for Trade Liberalization organized by SCCI in cooperation with FNSt and AUS Aid, April 28, 2004, Lahore.
Discussant in a conference on "Development in Open Economies" organized by Jamia Millia Islamia and United Nation Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) at India International Centre, New Delhi, on April 1-3, 2004.
Nominated as a Member of Expert Group on Preferential Rules of Origin, set up by the Government of India, 2004.
Presented paper in a Seminar on "India and Central Asia: Classical to Contemporary Period" organized by Indian Council for Cultural Relations and Astha Bharti, New Delhi, 3 March 2004.
Delivered Lecture on "Regional Trade Agreement: Implications for India and Multilateral Trading System" for the Advance Course on WTO for the Senior Officials of the Indian Administrative Services (IAS), Government of India held at Indian Institute of Foreign Trade, New Delhi on February 9-11, 2004.
Discussant in a Seminar on "Towards an Alternative Transitional Development State Paradigm in East Asia: The Experiences of China, Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines and Thailand" organized by Chulalongkorn University and Sasakawa Peace Foundation (Japan) in Bangkok, Thailand, January 30-31, 2004.
Acted as a Rapporteur "International Trade – Diaspora hubs and the Global Market" Second Pravasi Bhartiya Divas, organized by the Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India, and FICCI, New Delhi, January 9-11, 2004.
   

2003

Delivered two lectures on the topic of WTO during the 41st Diploma Course in Development Journalism for mid-career journalists from Europe, Asia, Africa, and South America at the Indian Institute of Mass Communication, New Delhi on October 27 and 29, 2003.
Made presentation on "Trade-Development Linkages: Implication and Policies for the South Asia Region" at the Sixth Meeting of the SAARC Network of Researchers on Global Financial and Economic Issues, held in Islamabad, on December 8-9, 2003.
Participated in the Planning Workshop for the preparation of SAARC Regional Poverty Profile 2004 organized by SAARC Secretariat and UNDP in Katmandu, Nepal on December 11-12, 2003.
Made a presentation at a Seminar on Indo-Uzbek Economic Relations along with Dr. Ibrahim R. Mavlanov, Ambassador of Uzbekistan, organized by the Indian Institute of Finance on July 22, 2003.
Participated in the Fourth Meeting of the Joint Negotiating Group on India-Thailand Free Trade Agreement, organized by the Ministries of Commerce, Government of India and Thailand in New Delhi on July 24-26, 2003.
Presented a Paper on Implications of India-Thailand Free Trade Agreement on Trade and Poverty in India, organized by OXFAM GB in New Delhi on August 22, 2003.
Presented a Paper on Fostering Trade and Commerce for Mutual Benefit in the Seminar on SAARC: Partners in Peace and Progress, organized by ICSSR and Federation of Indian Publishers in association with the SAARC Book Development Council in New Delhi on August 27, 2003.
Presented a paper on Trade Liberalization and Development: Challenges for South Asia at the South Asia Workshop on Analysis of Trade Liberalization for Poverty Alleviation organized by IFPRI and World Bank in Colombo, April 21-25, 2003.
Delivered a lecture on "An Overview of Challenges Emanating from the WTO Regime for Developing Countries" at the Training Programme for Foreign Journalists at Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC), New Delhi on April 2 and 3, 2003.
Participated in the Seminar on "Central Asia and Indian Business: Emerging Trends and Opportunities" organized by Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) at Hotel Le Meridien, May 22, 2003.
Participated in the Seminar on "Women Workers in TNC Supply Chain in the RMG Sector: Policies, Issues and Strategies" organized by Oxfam GB at India Habitat Centre, May 23, 2003.
Participated in the Brain Storming Meeting on "Current Situation in South Asia and the Future of SAARC", organized by CPR, ICSAC and CASAC, New Delhi on February 13, 2003.
Participated in the second India-Thailand Free Trade Joint Negotiating Group Meeting, organized by the Ministry of Commerce, Government of India in New Delhi on March 10-12, 2003.
   

2002

Presented the “Feasibility Study on India-Thailand FTA” as a Member of Indian Government Delegation in the three Meetings of the JWG on this subject in India and Thailand during August-November and December, 2002
Presented the Report of the Regional Conference on Globalisation and Agriculture: Challenges for South Asia, organised by RIS, IPS and IFPRI for the SAARC Network of Researchers on Global Financial and Economic Issues (SAARC Secretariat), on December 5, 2002 during the Concluding Session.
Presented a Paper on “Strategies for Meeting the Challenges of Globalisation” in the Training Programme for Foreign Journalists at Indian Institute of Mass Communication on November 1, 2002
Made a Presentation on India’s Economic Relations with Other Countries: An Overview of Tariff-related Studies, October 31, 2002 during RIS, Training-cum-Workshop for the Officials of the Tariff Commission, Government of India
Presented a Paper on “WTO Agreements: Opportunities and Challenges before Developing Countries” in the Training Programme for Foreign Journalists at Indian Institute of Mass Communication, October 25, 2002
Participated as a Member, Inter-governmental Joint Negotiating Group (JNG) for Drafting a Framework Agreement on India –Thailand FTA, Bangkok, 2002.
Participated in the Fourth and Final Joint Working Group Meeting in Thailand during 22-23, December 2002 as a member of the Delegation of the Govt. of India and presented the Feasibility Study on India-Thailand Free Trade Agreement.
Participated in the Third Joint Working Group Meeting in New Delhi, India during 13-14, November, 2002 as a member of the Delegation of the Govt. of India and presented the Feasibility Study on India-Thailand Free Trade Agreement.
Participated in the Second Joint Working Group Meeting in Cha-am, Thailand during 26-27, August, 2002 as a member of the Delegation of the Govt. of India and presented the Feasibility Study on India-Thailand Free Trade Agreement.
Draft SAFTA Agreement and Rules of Origin under SAFTA, inputs co-authored with V. R. Panchamukhi
Participated in negotiations on India-Sri Lanka Free Trade Agreement.
Study, co-authored with V. R. Panchamukhi, on Rules of Origin under SAPTA was sent to the SAARC Secretariat by the Govt. of India that facilitated reforms in the SAPTA Rules of Origin System.
Made presentations in different meetings of the SAARC Committee on Economic Cooperation of the Commerce Secretaries. Presented a paper on “Regional Cumulation facility of the EU GSP Scheme for the SAARC region”. This facilitated the launching of this scheme for the SAARC countries.
Serving as a Member, Inter-governmental Joint Negotiating Group between India and Thailand.
Served as a Member, Inter-governmental Joint Working Group between India and Thailand, 2002.
Served as a Member, Committee on Cross-Border Trade, set up by the Ministry of Commerce, Govt. of India, 2002.
Organised the RIS Training Programme for the Senior Government Officials of the Tariff Commission, Govt. of India on various conceptual and empirical issues of WTO and Global and National Economic Policy Making Processes, 2002.
Panelist in a Seminar on “India and ASEAN: An ASEAN Perspective” by Manu Bhaskaran, Centennial Group Inc. Singapore, at Centre for Policy Research, December 16, 2002.
Made presentations at the Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok; Department of Business Economics, Ministry of Commerce, Govt. of Thailand and Embassy of India, Bangkok on the feasibility study on India-Thailand FTA, July, 2002
Presented a paper entitled “Global Economic Challenges”, at the Expert Group Meeting on Competitive Sustainable Development, organised by the NAM-CSSTC, Jakarta and IPA (Prime Minister’s Office) Brunei during 28-30 January 2002, at Brunei Darussalam, (co-authored with V.R. Panchamukhi)
   

2001

Coordinated and provided training to Fellows under Indian Technical and Economic Cooperation (ITEC) Programme of Government of India and RIS on Conceptual and Empirical Issues relating to International Economic Relations, 2001.
Economic Impact of Trade and Investment Facilitation and Liberalisation in South Asia (BBIN) Growth Quadrangle: A Developmental Perspective, presented at Inception Meeting of Trade, Investment and Private Sector Cooperation Working Group, organised by Asian Development Bank, Kolkata, 2001
Implications of Economic Reforms for Labour Market in SAARC Countries, (Co-authored with V. R. Panchamukhi and Nagesh Kumar), in an edited volume of papers presented in a World Bank Conference: Oxford University Press (forthcoming)
Presented a paper on Conceptual and Policy Issues in Rules of Origin, (Co-authored with V. R. Panchamukhi) at a Seminar on South Asia in the Global Economy organised by SAARC Secretariat/Government of India/RIS, 2001
   

1998

Rules of Origin under SAPTA, prepared for the Government of India and presented in the Ministry of Commerce, 1998. (Co-authored with V. R. Panchamukhi)
   

1996

"Regional Cumulation under EU GSP Scheme: Implications for the SAARC countries” prepared for the Government of India, and presented in SAARC CEC Meetings, 1996
   

1995

"Textiles and Clothing Sector in the Asia-Pacific Region", presented at theESCAP/UNDP/RIS Seminar, 1995. (Co-authored with V. L. Rao)
   

1994

"MFA Phasing Out: Implications for the Indian SMEs", presented at the Workshop on GATT Final Act, organised by the EDI, Ahmedabad and Friedrich-Neumann-Stiftung, 1994