If you are having trouble viewing this E-newsletter, click here.

Penn School of Arts and Sciences Monday, February 27, 2017

Stalled Flight Plans: The Indian Drone Industry’s Regulation-Induced Inertia

Ananth Padmanabhan
February 27, 2017

In this issue of India in Transition, Ananth Padmanabhan, Fellow at Carnegie India, New Delhi, argues that apart from civilian drone guidelines, which comprehensively address property, privacy, federalism, and innovation concerns, beneficial applications of this technology will remain stalled.

Full Article

Upcoming Events

Friday, March 17, 2017, 12:00-1:30 p.m. at CASI

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

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

Friday, March 24, 2017, 12:00-1:30 p.m. at CASI

"When Crime Pays: Money and Muscle in Indian Politics"

A Book Talk with Author Milan Vaishnav - Senior Fellow, South Asia Program, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

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


Monday, April 10, 2017 at Penn's Perry World House

Health and Society in South Asia Conference

Hosted by the Penn Demography Club - co-sponsored by CASI, the Population Studies Center, and the Lauder Institute of Management and International Studies

CASI Student Programs

CASI offers funding for independent research through our Travel Funds for Research Program up to $3,000 for undergraduates and up to $3,500 for graduate students for 8 weeks of independent research in India. CASI also offers a unique opportunity for graduating Penn seniors or recent Penn graduates to conduct independent research through the 9-month post-baccalaureate Sobti Family Fellowship. Deadline to apply for both is Monday, March 13, 2017, 11:59 EST)
The deadline for CASI Summer 2017 Internship applications for Penn students has now closed. Thank you to all who applied.

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 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

Latest Indus Science & Technology News

View the Latest Updates

As a member of our listserv, you are receiving this email announcement.
To unsubscribe, please email casi@sas.upenn.edu.