India

  • Books

Understanding India's New Political Economy: A Great Transformation? (with Sanjay Ruparelia, John Harriss and Stuart Corbridge)
London and New York, Routledge, 2011
 

Poverty Beyond Obscurantism

Forthcoming in Beck, V./Hahn, H./Lepenies, R. (Eds.): Dimensions of Poverty. Springer: Heidelberg/Berlin (expected publication in 2019).

A Rising Tide of Demands: India's Public Institutions and the Democratic Revolution
in Public Institutions in India: Performance and Design, ed. Devesh Kapur and Pratap Bhanu Mehta. New Delhi, Oxford University Press, 2005, pp. 457-475.
 

[Indian] Poverty Estimates: How Great is the Debate?”, review of Deaton, A. and V. Kozel, The Great Indian Poverty Debate
in Economic and Political Weekly, Vol. 42, No. 6, February 10th, 2007, pp. 491-496. Reprinted in Development, Vol. 50, issue 2 pp. 166-172.
 

All that is Wrong with Modi Govt’s Obsession with Ease of Doing Business Rankings

The Print, November 27, 2018.

Undermining Autonomy of RBI is the Opposite of Modi’s Promise of Good Governance

The Print, November 6, 2018.

UNDP Data on Poverty Show Gains are in Line with Modi’s Slogan, not a Product of it

The Print, October 26, 2018.

The Fall of the Rupee Shows India has been ‘Swimming Naked’

The Print, September 15, 2018.

Is Modi’s move to scrap high-denomination notes more about politics than economics? 

Scroll-in, November 8, 2016.

Economics Beyond the Economists
Economic and Political Weekly, August 17th, 2013.

Bias for Workers Would Foster Asia Trade
Financial Times, May 14th, 2012.
 

Realizing the Promise of an Indian Democracy
Working Paper (1999).

Planning is Dead. Long Live Planning! 
Working Paper (2015) 

  • Reports and Other Work

The Role of BRICS in the World Economy & International Development

Prepared for the  New Development Bank, September 2017.