Workshop: Equality of opportunities and social mobility: An Indo-French Perspective

Thursday 25 October 2018, 08:45am
Location : Auditorium, Alliance Française de Delhi, K.K. Birla Lane, 72, Lodi Estate, New Delhi – 110003 Contact : This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
 




     

October 25th 2018,

Workshop: Equality of opportunities and social mobility: An Indo-French Perspective

 

Venue: Auditorium, Alliance Française de Delhi, K.K. Birla Lane, 72, Lodi Estate, New Delhi – 110003

8H45-9H00: Welcoming Comments

9H00-9H50: Philippe Coulangeon (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Institut d’Etudes Politiques, Paris) “Human Capital or Economic Capital: the Impact of Inherited Cultural Resources on Inequalities in French Schools

9H50-10H40: Aswhini Deshpande (Delhi School of Economics, Center for Development Economics) “Caste, Class and Social Mobility: The Critical Role of High School Years

10H40-11H10: Coffee Break

11H10-12H00: Jules Naudet (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique) “Minority Cultures of Mobility in France, in India and in the United States

12H00-12H50: Sabyasachi Das (Department of Economics, Ashoka University) “Group Size and Political Representation under Alternate Electoral Systems” 

12H50-14H40: Lunch Break

14H40-15H30: Alain Trannoy (Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales & Aix-Marseille School of Economics) “Social Reproduction in the French Grandes Ecoles throughout the 20th century: The insight of surnames” 

15H30-16H20: Divya Vaid (School of the Social Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University) “Uneven Chances: Gender and Social Mobility in urban India” 

16H20-16H50: Coffee Break

16H50-17H40: Nicolas Gravel (Centre de Sciences Humaines & Aix-Marseille School of Economics) « Evaluating Education Systems »

17H40-18H40: General discussion (chaired by Surinder S. Jodhka, Professor, School of the Social Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University).

Move of the speakers and some of the participants to the French Embassy

19H30-20H30: Launching of the book “Stepping into the elite” (Oxford University Press) by Jules Naudet, French Embassy in India (chaired by Ashwini Deshpande and Surinder S. Jodhka)

20H30-22H30: Dinner at the Embassy.



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