Current - Funded Research Programs

Recent findings point out that India is one of the most unequal countries in the world. The rise in inequality has started to hurt the Indian economy in a number of ways. Oxfam's India Inequality Report is looking into various aspects of socio-economic disparities. Using data on consumption, income, assets and wealth, the report will analyze the trends and extent of inequality by various axes...







Archived - Funded Research Programs

Palanpur is a small village in Moradabad district of Uttar Pradesh, India. It was first studied by the Agricultural Economics Research Centre (AERC) o...
NOPOOR aims to build new knowledge on the nature and extent of poverty in developing countries in order to provide policymakers with a broader underst...
Two interrelated themes are explored in this project. The first is: ‘Political lobbying and its impact on economic disbursements from the centre to th...
Dengue, a viral infection transmitted by Aedes aegypti mosquitoes, is a rapidly growing public health problem in tropical and sub-tropical countries. ...
The SUBURBIN project questions both the scholarly representation and the measurement of the ongoing process of shift from rural to urban areas. It see...
Energy resources play a fundamental role in economic development and poverty reduction. In most Southern countries, the challenge rests on the capacit...
Defining the body politics and the perimeter of the nation is an ever-evolving task for policy makers and governments. In the past decades, the surge ...
This project is part of bigger, ANR-funded study leading to the publication of an Atlas of e-diasporas which will attempt to map the online presence o...
After the end of the Cold War, the development of ethno-nationalist movements in conjunction with the rise of international migrations has led to an i...
Chance2Sustain addresses how governments and citizens in cities with differing patterns of economic growth make use of participatory spatial knowledge...