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Center Director Nirupam Bajpai on the Future of India

As India ushers in a new prime minister, Nirupam Bajpai has spoken publicly about the country's challenges, opportunities and responsibilities. Trained as a macroeconomist, Bajpai was interviewed by the Indian Republic about the new prime minister and the goals of the new government. He also spoke at recent events about the need for job creation in India and the challenges of sustainable development.