<!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN"> <!-- saved from url=(0029)http://www.columbia.edu/~pd5/ --> <HTML><HEAD><TITLE>Professor Padma Desai</TITLE> <META http-equiv=Content-Language content=en-us> <META http-equiv=Content-Type content="text/html; charset=iso-8859-1"> <META content="MSHTML 6.00.2900.2722" name=GENERATOR></HEAD> <BODY text=#ffffff vLink=#c0c0c0 aLink=#0000ff link=#c0c0c0 bgColor=#000066> <TABLE width="100%" border=0> <TBODY> <TR> <TD width="69%" colSpan=2> <P style="LINE-HEIGHT: 100%" align=left><FONT face=Arial size=5><B>Welcome to the Homepage of</B></FONT></P> <P style="LINE-HEIGHT: 100%" align=left><FONT face=Arial size=6><B>Professor PADMA DESAI</B></FONT></P> <P style="MARGIN-TOP: 0px; MARGIN-BOTTOM: 0px; LINE-HEIGHT: 100%" align=left><SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 12pt; LAYOUT-GRID-MODE: line; mso-bidi-font-size: 10.0pt; mso-fareast-font-family: Times New Roman; mso-bidi-font-family: Times New Roman; mso-ansi-language: EN-US; mso-fareast-language: EN-US; mso-bidi-language: AR-SA"><FONT face=Arial>Gladys and Roland Harriman Professor of Comparative Economic Systems and</FONT></SPAN></P> <P style="MARGIN-TOP: 0px; MARGIN-BOTTOM: 0px; LINE-HEIGHT: 100%" align=left><FONT face=Arial>Director, Center for Transition Economies</FONT></P></TD> <TD width="31%"> <P style="MARGIN-TOP: 0px; MARGIN-BOTTOM: 0px; WORD-SPACING: 0px" align=right><A href="http://www.columbia.edu/cu/economics"><FONT face=Arial>Department of Economics</FONT></A></P> <P style="MARGIN-TOP: 0px; MARGIN-BOTTOM: 0px; WORD-SPACING: 0px" align=right><A href="http://www.columbia.edu/"><FONT face=Arial>Columbia University</FONT></A></P> <P style="MARGIN-TOP: 0px; MARGIN-BOTTOM: 0px; WORD-SPACING: 0px" align=right><FONT face=Arial>420 West 118 Street, Room 1015</FONT></P> <P style="MARGIN-TOP: 0px; MARGIN-BOTTOM: 0px; WORD-SPACING: 0px" align=right><FONT face=Arial>New York, New York&nbsp; 10027</FONT></P> <P style="MARGIN-TOP: 0px; MARGIN-BOTTOM: 0px; WORD-SPACING: 0px" align=right><FONT face=Arial>tel: 212.854.2266</FONT></P> <P style="MARGIN-TOP: 0px; MARGIN-BOTTOM: 0px; WORD-SPACING: 0px" align=right><FONT face=Arial>fax: 212.854.8059</FONT></P> <P style="MARGIN-TOP: 0px; MARGIN-BOTTOM: 0px; WORD-SPACING: 0px" align=right><FONT face=Arial>email: </FONT><A href="mailto:pd5@columbia.edu"><FONT face=Arial>pd5@columbia.edu</FONT></A></P></TD></TR> <TR> <TD width="30%">&nbsp; <P><IMG height=262 src="photo1.jpg" width=179></P></TD> <TD width="39%"> <P><A target="_blank" href="http://www.columbia.edu/~pd5/desai.pdf"><FONT face=Arial size=4><B>Conference in Russia in Honor of Padma Desai</B></FONT></A></P> <P><A href="http://www.columbia.edu/~pd5/short_cv_January_2015(revised).pdf"><FONT face=Arial size=4><B>Brief Curriculum Vitae</B></FONT></A></P> <P><A href="http://www.columbia.edu/~pd5/CV_September_24_2013.pdf"><FONT face=Arial color=#c0c0c0 size=4><B>Curriculum Vitae</B></FONT></A><FONT face=Arial size=4><B>&nbsp; </B></FONT> <p><a href="http://www.columbia.edu/~pd5/speeches.html"><font face="Arial" size=4><b>My Birthday Celebration</b></a></font></p> <P><A href="http://www.columbia.edu/~pd5/pictures.html" target="_blank"><FONT face="Arial" size=4><B>Pictures</B></A></P> <P><A href="http://www.columbia.edu/~pd5/books.html"><FONT face=Arial size=4><B>Books</B></FONT></A></P> <P><A href="http://www.columbia.edu/~pd5/papers.html"><FONT face=Arial size=4><B>Papers</B></FONT></A></P> <P><A href="http://www.columbia.edu/~pd5/courses.html"><FONT face=Arial size=4><B>Courses</B></FONT></A></P> <P><A href="http://www.columbia.edu/~pd5/70thbday.html"><FONT face=Arial size=4><B>Bhagwati Birthday Celebration; comments by Padma Desai</B></FONT></A></P> <P><A href="http://www.columbia.edu/~pd5/links.html"><FONT face=Arial size=4><B>Other Links</B></FONT></A></P></TD> <TD width="31%">&nbsp;</TD></TR> <TR> <TD width="69%" colSpan=2>&nbsp;</TD> <TD width="31%">&nbsp;</TD></TR> <TR> <TD width="100%" colSpan=3>&nbsp; <P style="MARGIN: 0px; WORD-SPACING: 0px"><FONT face=Arial size=2>Certain files on this website are in PDF format, and require Acrobat Reader for viewing. To download the free reader, click </FONT><A href="http://www.adobe.com/products/acrobat/readstep.html"><FONT face=Arial size=2>here</FONT></A><FONT face=Arial size=2>.</FONT></P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px; WORD-SPACING: 0px"><FONT face=Arial size=2>All pages copyright, all rights reserved.</FONT></P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px; WORD-SPACING: 0px"><FONT face=Arial size=2>Created and maintained by </FONT><A href="mailto:ec336@columbia.edu"><FONT face=Arial size=2>Emil Czechowski</FONT></A><FONT face=Arial size=2>.</FONT></P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px; WORD-SPACING: 0px"><FONT face=Arial size=2></FONT></P></TD></TR></TBODY></TABLE></BODY></HTML>