Ashok Gulati to Deliver March 19 Khemka Lecture on Indian Agriculture Policies
Ashok Gulati, Infosys Chair Professor for Agriculture at the Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations (ICRIER), will deliver a CASI Nand & Jeet Khemka Distinguished Lecture on Tuesday, March 19, 2019 titled "Who Will Feed India? Political Economy of Agriculture Policies and its Implications." The lecture will be held at 5:00 p.m. in the Forum (Room 250) of the Ronald O. Perelman Center for Political Science & Economics.
Call Me, Maybe? America’s Taliban Hotline and India’s Afghanistan Redux
March 11, 2019
In this issue of India in Transition, Chayanika Saxena, President’s Graduate Fellow and doctoral candidate, Department of Geography, National University of Singapore, discusses how American attempts to reach out to the Taliban and end the conflict has left India in a precarious position in Afghanistan once again.
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CASI Welcomes Spring 2019 Visiting Scholar, Radhika Khosla
Radhika Khosla is the Research Director of the Oxford India Centre for Sustainable Development at Somerville College, and a Senior Researcher at the Smith School of Enterprise and Environment, School of Geography and the Environment, at the University of Oxford. She works on examining the productive tensions between urban transitions, energy services consumption, and climate change, with a focus on developing country cities.
CASI Student Programs
Sobti Family Post-Baccalaureate Fellowship Deadline EXTENDED to April 1, 2019, 11:59 p.m.
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March 18, 2019, 12:00-1:30 p.m. at CASI
CASI Seminar with Walter Andersen (Senior Adjunct Professor of South Asia Studies, SAIS, Johns Hopkins University)
March 19, 2019, 5:00-6:30 p.m. at PCPSE
CASI Nand & Jeet Khemka Distinguished Lecture with Ashok Gulati (Infosys Chair Professor for Agriculture, Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations)
March 29, 2019, 12:00-1:30 p.m. at CASI
CASI Seminar with Sanjoy Chakravorty (Professor of Geography, Urban Studies, and Global Studies, Temple University)
April 23, 2019, 12:00-1:30 p.m. at CASI
CASI Seminar with Lisa Björkman (Assistant Professor of Urban & Public Affairs, University of Louisville)
More Spring 2019 events to come!
As a reminder, CASI's office is now located closer to the heart of Penn's campus at the Ronald O. Perelman Center for Political Science & Economics at 133 South 36th Street (Suite 230) Philadelphia, PA 19104-6215.
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