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Penn School of Arts and Sciences Wednesday, January 18, 2017

CASI in the News

CASI Director, Devesh Kapur co-edited a new book, along with Pratap Bhanu Mehta (President and Chief Executive, Centre for Policy Research, New Delhi) titled Navigating the Labyrinth: Perspectives on India’s Higher Education (Orient BlackSwan, January 2017).




The Limits of Power: India’s Pakistan Policy Is Up Against a Changing World Order

Johann Chacko
January 16, 2017

In this issue of India in Transition, Johann Chacko, independent consultant and doctoral student, Department of Politics and International Studies, SOAS, University of London, argues that the Modi government's twin quests to change Pakistani behavior and establish India as a leading global power cannot succeed without constructive engagement with the People's Republic of China.

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Upcoming Events

Friday, January 27, 2017, 12:00-1:30 p.m. at CASI

"Diverging Globalizations: National and Sectoral Pathways to Development in China and India"

CASI Seminar by Roselyn Hsueh - Associate Professor of Political Science, Temple University


Friday, February 10, 2017, 12:00-1:30 p.m. at CASI

"Development or Rent-Seeking? How Political Influence Shapes Infrastructure Provision in India"

CASI Seminar by Anjali Thomas Bohlken - Assistant Professor, Sam Nunn School of International Affairs, Georgia Institute of Technology.

Friday, March 31, 2017, 12:00-1:30 p.m. at CASI

"Metamorphoses of Media in Tamil Politics"

CASI Seminar by Francis Cody - Associate Professor, Anthropology and Asian Institute, University of Toronto



CASI Student Programs

Applications are Open!

CASI Summer Internships and the Sobti Family Fellowship are now open!

Apply to CASI internships through the International Internship Program. Keep checking back online. We will list three more internships by the end of the week. Currently listed: SPS - Rural Development and LivelihoodsAravind Eye Care Systems - Affordable Health CareShahi Exports - Labor and Rural-Urban MigrationPublic Health Foundation of India - Public Health Research.

Aparna Wilder (Associate Director, CASI Student Programs and Outreach) will be holding office hours at the Perry World House Lounge Wednesday, Jan 18, 3-5 p.m., Thursday, Jan 19, 3-5 p.m., and Friday, Jan 20, 1-2:30 p.m. 

Interested in CASI 2017 Student Programs?
Join the outreach list by sending an email to: casi-2017-student-programs-outreach+subscribe@googlegroups

Check out the CASI Student Programs blog to learn more about students' internships, travels, and experiences. To receive the blog updates as an email, click on the plus sign in the bottom right corner and enter your email address. You can also follow CASI Student Programs on Instagram @casistudentprograms

View the new CASI Student Programs Video and learn more about CASI student experiences in India!

Questions about CASI Student Programs?
Please contact Aparna Wilder, Associate Director, CASI Student Programs and Outreach apwilder@sas.upenn.edu

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