“The village subsidises the city and it will continue to do so after the lockdown ends”

V Shoba

Anirudh Krishna, Edgar T. Thompson Professor of Public Policy and Political Science in conversation with V Shoba

Parasite Movie Review

The movie is a recommended watch

Site of Rebellion

Struggles and sororities in a Bengaluru slum

What Lies Behind Abhijit Banerjee’s Nobel

The research model used by him and Esther Duflo can provide a corrective to the top-down approach of centralised policymaking

Kerala’s Fishing Community: In Deep Waters

Kerala’s fishing community, the first to volunteer for rescue and relief operations during floods, is plagued by social and economic marginalisation

Abhijit Banerjee, 44, Economist

The Empiricist: Abhijit Banerjee, along with Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer, has won the Economics Nobel for 2019

Leprosy: The Failed Eradication

Leprosy continues to resist being wiped out in India because the battle against it was called a victory too soon

The Struggle To Be

And the power of goodness

Ideas of Poverty

Caste, census and an unequal India


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