Séminaire BRICs du 25 Septembre 2014 : Sudip Chaudury, « Promoting local production of pharmaceuticals in Sub-Saharan Africa »

Promoting local production of pharmaceuticals in Sub-Saharan Africa

Jeudi 25 septembre 2014 – 18h00, bâtiment Le France (190, av. de France, 75013 Paris), Salle 3.

Le professeur Sudip Chaudhuri est invité à la Fondation de la Maison des Sciences de l’Homme comme Directeur d’Etudes Associé, dans le cadre du programme franco-indien. Il  présentera ses travaux au cours de deux séances successives du séminaire BRICs de la FMSH/EHESS.

Première séance le 25 septembre, seconde début octobre. Les présentations seront faites en anglais.

Discutant: Guilhem Fabre

Sudip Chaudhuri is a Professor of Economics at the Indian Institute of Management Calcutta and also a Visiting Professor of Economics at the Open University, Milton Keynes, UK. His research interests include industrialization and economic development in developing countries, role of state in economic change and patents regime and pharmaceutical industry. He has published widely including a book on WTO and India’s Pharmaceuticals Industry: Patent Protection, TRIPS and Developing Countries, Oxford University. He has done commissioned studies for various organizations including the World Health Organization, Geneva (WHO), United Nation Development Programme, New York (UNDP), United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), Vienna, the Reserve Bank of India, the Industrial Development Bank of India and the Government of India. He has been involved in several international collaborative research projects. He has participated in policy dialogues in different forums. His researches have influenced policy particularly in the fields of pharmaceutical industry, patents and local production.