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Penn School of Arts and Sciences Monday, November 5, 2018

Automation and the Future of Jobs in India

Francis Kuriakose & Deepa Iyer
November 5, 2018

In this issue of India in Transition, Francis Kuriakose & Deepa Iyer (Advisor and Research Director, respectively, with Cambridge Development Initiative, University of Cambridge) examine three types of labor policy responses for India against automation.

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*Interested in writing for IiT? Now open for submissions*

Upcoming Events

November 16, 2018, 12:00-1:30 p.m. at CASI

"Skeptical Democrats? The Effects of Education for All Policies on Political Behavior in India"

CASI Seminar by Emmerich Davies (Assistant Professor of Education, Harvard Graduate School of Education; Faculty Associate, Weatherhead Center for International Affairs)

November 16, 2018, 9:00-5:00 p.m. at Ronald O. Perelman Center for Political Science & Economics, Room 010 (Auditorium)

Antinomies of Democracy - [Register Here]

A Symposium by the Marginalized Populations Project, Penn's Center & Department of Africana Studies, and co-sponsored by CASI, the Political Science Department, and the Center for the Study of Ethnicity, Race, and Immigration

November 29, 2018, 6:00 p.m. at Van Pelt-Dietrich Library

The Invention of Rivers: Alexander's Eye and Ganga's Descent

A Book Talk with Author Dilip da Cunha, and co-sponsored by CASI, Penn Program in Environmental Humanities, Center for Ancient Studies, and South Asia Center

November 30, 2018, 12:00 p.m. at Perry World House

India Connected: How the Smartphone is Transforming the World's Largest Democracy

A Book Talk with Ravi Agrawal, and co-sponsored by CASI & Perry World House (Book sale & signing immediately following the talk at 1:30 p.m.)


CASI Student Programs

Applications for the 2019 Summer Internship Program, Travel Funds for Research, and Sobti Family Fellowship are now OPEN for current Penn students!

Don't Miss These Exciting Upcoming Events!

CASI Student Programs Symposium
Save the Date: Wednesday, November 14, 4:00-6:00 p.m.
Where: CASI suite - Ronald O. Perelman Center for Political Science & Economics, 133 South 36th Street, Suite 230
2018 CASI Interns will present on their summer internships in India. Prospective applicants to CASI Student Programs are encouraged to attend.

CASI Student Programs Open House
Save the Date: Tuesday, December 11, 3:00-5:00 p.m.
Where: CASI suite - Ronald O. Perelman Center for Political Science & Economics, 133 South 36th Street, Suite 230
Join CASI Alumni to learn more about their experiences in India. Read about CASI Interns' and Travel Funds Winners' experiences on the CASI Student Programs Blog! To receive as an email, go to casistudentprograms.com and enter your email on the bottom left “+follow” icon.

Learn More:

Attend a Chai Chat and meet with CASI alumni
Fridays from October 2018 - January 2019, 3:00-5:00 p.m.
at CASI's office - Ronald O. Perelman Center for Political Science & Economics, 133 South 36th Street, Suite 230

View the CASI Student Programs Video and read the blog to learn more about CASI student experiences in India! Follow CASI Student Programs on Instagram @casistudentprograms

Questions about CASI Student Programs?
Please contact Georgette Rochlin, Associate Director, CASI geoa@sas.upenn.edu

We've Moved

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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