Ajay Chhibber - Bangalore Literature Festival (BLF)

Sessions

Day 1
6:00 pm
Board Room

Unshackling India

Ajay Chhibber*, Salman Soz* with Ashima Goyal*

* Indicates that the speaker will be participating at the Festival via Zoom

Bio

Ajay Chibber is Distinguished Visiting Scholar, Institute for International Economic Policy, George Washington University and Non-Resident Senior Fellow at the Atlantic Council. He was the first Director General, Independent Evaluation Office, India, and Distinguished Visiting Professor at the NIPFP. He served as Assistant Secretary General, UN, and Assistant Administrator, UNDP. At the World Bank he served as Country Director in Turkey and Vietnam, and Director of the 1997 World Development Report. He has a PhD from Stanford University, an MA from the Delhi School of Economics and was awarded the David Rajaram Prize for best all-rounder at St. Stephen’s College, Delhi University.