India: The future of the world | Charan Singh | TEDxNITKSurathkal

With younger populations and rapidly growing economies, the developing world is poised to be at the forefront of advancement in the coming decades. Hear from a seasoned economist on why India will be at the epicentre of this transition, as presented at TEDxNITKSurathkal. Dr. Charan Singh is full time visiting faculty and former RBI Chair Professor (Dec 2012 to Dec 2016) at the Indian Institute of Management Bangalore, India where he teaches comparative monetary policy; and policy issues on the Indian economy.

Earlier, he was a Senior Economist at the International Monetary Fund, Washington DC from Aug 2009 to Nov 2012 and Research Director at the RBI from 1997–2009 where he had joined in 1984 as a Research officer in the Economic Policy Department.

He is now serving as Director on the Board of National Housing Bank, Delhi and NABARD Financial Services Ltd, Bangalore. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at https://www.ted.com/tedx