Mahamari aur Auraton ki Aapbeeti: Women, Ordeal & Opportunity through the Pandemic 

The inaugural Policy Dialogue of Inclusion Economics India Centre

On July 22, 2022, Inclusion Economics India Center brought together affiliated researchers, journalists, and policymakers in its inaugural policy dialogue to shed light and spark discussion on the experience of Indian women through the pandemic, with a focus on their economic opportunities.


  • Shri Nagendra Nath Sinha (Distinguished Speaker) – Secretary, Ministry of Rural Development Government of India
  • Farzana Afridi – Professor of Economics, Indian Statistical Institute Delhi
  • Barkha DuttMojo Story, Washington Post & others
  • Vinay Nagaraju – Executive Director,  Inclusion Economics India Centre 
  • Rohini Pande – Henry J. Heinz II Professor and Director, Economic Growth Center, Yale University 
  • Natalia Rigol – Assistant Professor, Harvard Business School
  • Simone Schaner – Associate Professor, University of Southern California
  • Bhavya Sinha – Research Manager, Inclusion Economics India Centre
  • Charity Troyer Moore – Director for South Asia Economics Research, Yale University Macmillan Center 
  • Yamini Atmavilas (Moderator) – President (Head Strategy & Research), Circle In Foundation

Inclusion Economics India Centre is an initiative affiliated with Inclusion Economics at Yale University, founded and based out of the EGC and Yale MacMillan Center. Inclusion Economics India Centre is based at, and accountable to, the Institute for Financial Management and Research (IFMR) Society, with strategic oversight from Krea University.