Political Economy

  • Books

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

Threat Effects and Trade: Wage Discipline through Product Market Competition 
Journal of Globalization and Development, Volume 4, Issue 2 (March 2014), pp. 213–252. 

Development Aid and Economic Growth: A Positive Long-Run Relation (with Camelia Minoiu).
Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance, 2010, 50(1), pp. 27-39.

Learning to Learn: Undoing the Gordian Knot of Development Today” (with Charles Sabel)
Challenge Challenge, Sept. 2007, Vol. 50, Issue 5, pp. 73-92.

International Debt: The Constructive Implications of Some Moral Mathematics
Ethics and International Affairs, Volume 21, pp. 81-98, 2007.

Aid Does Matter After All: Revisiting the Relationship between Aid and Growth (with Camelia Minoiu)
Challenge, Volume 50, Issue 2, pp. 39-58, 2007.

Counting the Poor: the Truth about World Poverty Statistics
Socialist Register, Volume 42, Issue 42, pp. 169-178, 2006.
Deutsch Version

An Independent Press Working Against Famine: The Nigerian Experience
Journal of Modern African Studies, 1988 # 2.

The Roots of the Crisis
Forthcoming in Peter Berkowitz ed., The Burden of Our Times (Projected Title).

Aid Does Matter After All: Revisiting the Relationship between Aid and Growth (with Camelia Minoiu)
Published in Growth Divergences: Explaining Differences in Economic Performance, edited by Jose Antonio Ocampo, Jomo K.S. and Robert Vos, United Nations Publications and Zed Books, 2007, pp. 257-279.

Globalization, Labor Markets and Social Outcomes in Developing Countries
In Understanding Globalization, Employment and Poverty Reduction , ed. Marco Vivarelli and Eddy Lee, London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2005, pp. 309-326.

Comment on "Trade Liberalization, FDI and Income Inequality"; by Professor Giovanni Andrea Cornia
in Understanding Globalization, Employment and Poverty Reduction, ed. Marco Vivarelli and Eddy Lee, London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2005, pp. 208-210

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.

The Impact of Adjustment Related Social Funds on Income Distribution and Poverty (with Giovanni Andrea Cornia)
in Inequality, Growth and Poverty in an Era of Liberalization and Globalization, ed. G.A. Cornia , Oxford University Press, 2004, pp. 271-294.

Strategies of Social Provision: Key Design Issues
in Social Provision in Low-Income Countries ed. G.Mwabu, C.Ugaz and G.White, Oxford University Press, 2001, pp. 101-122.

Financing Basic Social Services”, (with J. Harrington and C.Porter)
in Choices for the Poor: Lessons from National Poverty Strategies, ed. A. Grinspun, New York: UNDP, 2001, pp. 173-202.

The Dilemmas of Globalization
in Ethics and International Affairs, Vol. 15, No. 1, 2001, pp. 159-173.

Introduction: Towards the Arab Renaissance.
UNDP Arab Development Challenges Background Paper 2011, 2011: 5-11.

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.

‘Social Science’: Trumpism’s Collateral Damage  
Reddy to Read Blog, November 22, 2016

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

Scroll-In, November 8, 2016.

Will Hollande go to Germany?
Triple Crisis, August 14, 2012.

Hamlet without the Prince: Politics and the Eurozone.
Economic and Political Weekly, August 4, 2012, XLVII(31), p. 9.

Europe Shall not be Crucified on Euro's Cross
The Hindu, July 16, 2012.

Central Question in Treasury Drama
Financial Times, August 20th, 2011.

Bankers Pay: What Economics Has to Say
Triple Crisis, July 19th, 2010.

The Greek Tragedy and the Political Roots of Fiscal Crisis
Triple Crisis, June 1st, 2010.

Knowledge in Development: Fostering Knowledge Generation in the Global South
Triple Crisis, March 2nd, 2010.

Interview with Sanjay Reddy, in Shaikh, Nermeen, The Present as History: Critical Perspectives on Global Power
forthcoming in Dec. 2007 from Columbia University Press.

The Middle Muddle: Conceptualizing and Measuring the Global Middle Class (with Rahul Lahoti and Arjun Jayadev)
Working Paper (2015)

Bargaining and Distribution: Essays on International Integration and National Regulation
PhD Thesis, Harvard University, August, 2000

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

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