Starts at 11.30 with the discussion of two chapters from Sunil Khilnani’s “The Idea of India” that have been precirculated.
After lunch (from 2pm to 5pm, with a break in the middle, we shall welcome Professor Khilnani (King’s College London) for a presentation on the main achievements and challenges of federalism in the Indian Union, followed by a discussion about what can be learned from it for the European Union.
10.30 – 11.30: Discussion of Prof. Khilnany’s chapter on Democracy in his book The Idea of India, Penguin Books, 5th edition.
11.30 – 13.00 : Sara Stefanutti : Federalism and Public Debt Management
13.00 – 14.00: Lunch
14.00 – 16.00: Sunil Khilnany (King’s College, London), on Indian Federalism
16.00 – 16.15: Break
16.15 – 17.00: General discussion