India: Is the Elephant Limping?
Tarun Das, Chief Executive (1967-2004) and Chief Mentor (2004-09), Confederation of Indian Industry; Member, G20 Advisory Group, Ministry of Finance, India
While India’s economic growth has shown an upward trajectory since 1991, and its economy has weathered the financial crisis without serious mishap, its recent rate of growth has been slowing. The speaker will ask whether, with a high inflation rate, corruption scams hitting the headlines and the central government appearing weak and inadequate, India’s economy is now limping. He will explore the outlook and prospects for India’s growth and how this will affect foreign participation in India’s economy.