We are delighted to invite you to attend a book talk by Chinmay Tumbe, Asst. Prof in Economics area at IIMA. Prof Chinmay is interested to interact with alumni and other guests and talk about his book "India Moving: A History of Migration".
Chinmay Tumbe is faculty member in the Economics Area of the Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad and the 2018 Alfred D. Chandler Jr International Visiting Scholar in Business History at Harvard Business School. He works on migration, cities, firms and history. He chairs the IIMA Archives initiative and coordinates the History Internship series at IIMA. An alumnus of the London School of Economics and Political Science and the Indian Institute of Management Bangalore, he has been a faculty member at the Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Hyderabad and was the 2013 Jean Monnet Fellow at the Migration Policy Centre, European University Institute, Florence, Italy. He has published widely on migration for a decade and has served on policymaking groups.
About the book:
From adventure to indenture, martyrs to merchants, Partition to plantation, from Kashmir to Kerala, Japan to Jamaica and beyond, the many facets of the great migrations of India and the world are mapped in India Moving: A History of Migration (2018), the first book of its kind. To understand how millions of people have moved — from, to and within India — the book embarks on a journey laced with evidence, argument and wit, providing valuable insights.