August 20, 2018
Western India is leaving the eastern half behind
Seventy-one years after independence, the problem of how to address the country’s vast economic disparities remains
May 07, 2018
The immensity of the job creation problem in India
Both across states and across districts within each state, there is a wide, and widening, disparity in economic activity across regions
April 02, 2018
North, South and Centre: This is us
A narrative of north versus south, them versus us, Centre versus states with splices of rationality riveted with rhetoric has come to occupy centre stage.
October 09, 2017
Vivek Dehejia speaks at Johns Hopkins University on state-level inequality in India
Resident Senior Fellow, Vivek Dehejia, spoke at the School of Advanced International Studies, Johns University on 'State-level Inequality in India: Economics, Politics and Public Policy', in October 2017....
August 31, 2017
Lecture by Praveen Chakravarty on diverging Indian States and GST at IIT Madras
Visiting Senior Fellow, Praveen Chakravarty, gave a powerful lecture on diverging Indian States and GST at a policy dialogue organised by the The Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, IIT Madras in collaboration with the Centre for Civil Soc...
August 22, 2017
Lecture by Vivek Dehejia and Praveen Chakravarty on "The One Nation Fallacy in a 'New' India"
The ‘One Nation’ Fallacy in a ‘New’ India
July 29, 2017
Cover story of Outlook quotes our Economic Divergence research
Zia Haq quotes IDFC Institute's research findings on the sustained income divergence between states in India.