Professor Atul Kohli's new book, Poverty Amid Plenty in the New India, has just been published by Cambridge University Press.
India has one of the fastest growing economies on earth. Over the past three decades, socialism has been replaced by pro-business policies as the way forward. And yet, in this 'new' India, grinding poverty is still a feature of everyday life. Some 450 million people subsist on less than $1.25 per day and nearly half of India's children are malnourished
“Experimental Designs for Identifying Causal Mechanisms,”by Professor Kosuke Imai and two of his former students Dustin Tingley (now an assistant professor at Harvard) and Teppei Yamamoto (now an assistant professor at MIT) has been selected for reading in front of the Research Section of the Royal Statistical Society on March 14. The paper will be published as the discussion paper later in the year in the Journal of the Royal Statistical Society. For more information please see: htt
Professor Amaney Jamal has been named Program Co-Chair of the Midwest Political Science Association Meetings for 2013. For more about the MPSA, follow this link: http://www.mpsanet.org/Home/tabid/36/Default.aspx