Emphasizing this Fall's exciting speaker series, Brown University recognizes the official start of the India Initiative.
Brown India Initiative Inauguration, with his Excellency the Minister for External Affairs, Government of India, Shri SM Krishna
Friday, Sept. 21: Partha Chatterjee, "Soccer and Collective Identity in Colonial Calcutta" at 2pm in the Joukowsky Forum, Watson Institute.
"Moving to the City" continues Ashutosh Varshney's comparison of urbanization and development in India and China. (August 2012)
In "Modern Like China" Professor Varshney compares the challenges, opportunities and differences in infrastructure development between China and India. (August 2012)
Professor Varshney highlights what he sees as a "vision deficit" in both the Congress and BJP, India's largest political parties. (August 2012)
Brown Professor of Economics, Andrew Foster, presented a keynote address entitled, "Rural Economic Growth: Surmounting the Hurdles" on July 19, 2012.
Ashutosh Varshney in the Indian Express: "Money can’t really decide elections. But why does India’s poll finance remain so murky?" (July 2012)
Ashutosh Varshney in the Indian Express on the BJP's Political Strategy (June 2012)
Bangalore: Janaagraha Centre for Citizenship and Democracy, a Bangalore-based non-profit organization, along with Brown University’s Brown-India Initiative will develop and publish a citizenship index to measure citizens’ involvement in Indian cities.