Rajiv Gandhi University playing host to the Annual NEEA Conference

The 17th Annual Conference of North Eastern Economic Association (NEEA) is being held at Rajiv Gandhi University, Rono Hills on October 30 and 31.

The major theme of deliberations is Labour Market Issues with special reference to northeast India and Issues in Health Economics in the region.

The Conference will provide an opportunity to young researchers and teachers from this remote part of the country to get exposure to good discourse and lectures by reputed economists and policy makers of the country.

CSASP's Prof Barbara Harriss-White, is delivering the inaugural address on 'Questioning work and wellbeing in the informal economy' and also a special lecture on the second day of the conference.

More than 100 scholars from different parts of North East and the country are expected to participate in the conference, organised by the University's Department of Economics.