International Curricular Forum in Lahore Pakistan

Dhaka, Bangladesh, March 29-31, 1998

Programme Committee:

Rehman Sobhan, Bangladesh (Chairman)
Yujiro Hayami, Japan (Member)
Mustapha K . Nabli, Tunisia (Member)
Amartya Sen, India (Member)


It provided a forum for a timely exchange of ideas among scholars from within and outside South Asia to review the current state of economic reforms and the prospects of achieving sustained economic growth in the region. The deliberations of the conference were particularly helpful in identifying the areas of emerging consensus on the reform debate and in providing some fresh development in the context of globalisation.

The proceedings of this conference have been published in 2000 by Palgrave under the same title as the conference.