A83022 India in the World Economy

Scuola di Economia e Management
Syllabus
Academic Year 2017/18 Second Semester

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Docente TitolareJacob Vakkayil
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Learning Objectives

The aim of this short course is to introduce India to the students. The approach will be an interdisciplinary one. The instructor composition testifies this: one economist, one anthropologist and one engineer.

Learning targets

Course Content

(see detailed syllabus)

The recent economic evolution (Rodolfo Helg)

India  and its subcontinent: an anthropological perspective  (Dipak Pant)

India: its history and cultural heritage (Narinder Sharma)

Indian business success stories (Narinder Sharma)

Course Delivery

This short course is organized around the lectures by the instructors and the class presentation by the students.

Course Evaluation

Students evaluation will be based on their class participation and on a short paper and related class presentation.  Topics and bibliography for the paper and class presentation will be suggested by the lecturers.

Syllabus

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Topics:

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1) The recent economic evolution (Rodolfo Helg) 

2) India  and its subcontinent: an anthropological perspective  (Dipak Pant)

3) India: its history and cultural heritage (Narinder Sharma)

4) Indian business success stories (Narinder Sharma)

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