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Diaspora, Development, and Democracy: The Domestic Impact of International Migration from India

Written by CASI Director, Devesh Kapur, and published in August 2010 by Princeton University Press, the book examines the complex economic, social, and political effects of emigration on India and provides a conceptual framework for understanding the repercussions of international migration on migrants’ home countries.



Review Essay: "The Diaspora and India," Srinath Raghavan. India Review. Vol. 11, 2012

Book Review by Gabriel Sheffer. International Relations. Vol. 10, March 2012

Book Review. Journal of Economic Literature, December 2011

Book Review by Shalendra D. Sharma. The Journal of Asian Studies, 2011

"On the Neglected Leg of the Globalisation Triad," N. Jayaram. Economic & Political Weekly, February 5, 2011


2012 ENMISA (Ethnicity, Nationalism, and Migration Section of the International Studies Association) Distinguished Book Award


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