Social Inequality and Sustainable Development in India

February 21, 2023 2:00 pm

How do economists, political scientists, and environmental engineers address questions of social inequality, equity, and sustainable development? Join us for an engaging seminar with a focus on India. The purpose of this seminar is for Global India and Metropolis faculty and researchers to gain understanding of each other’s work related to inequality and sustainability.


  • Pratap Bhanu Mehta, Laurence S. Rockefeller Professor for Distinguished Teaching, University Centre for Human Values/PIIRS, at Princeton University
  • Anu Ramaswami, Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies, and the High Meadows Environmental Institute; Sanjay Swani ’87 Professor of India Studies; Faculty Director, Chadha Center for Global India
  • Seema Jayachandran, Professor of Economics and Public Affairs at Princeton University.
  • Tanushree Goyal, Assistant Professor of Politics and International Affairs