July 22, 2020
Opinion | The return of workers to cities isn’t a sign of normalcy
In this article, Anup Malani and Vaidehi Tandel discuss the return of migrant workers from rural areas and its likely implications on the spread of COVID and the urban economy.
April 21, 2020
COVID-19 a grim reminder for govts to improve sanitation, housing in cities to prevent pandemics; science won't be enough
#COVID19 has exposed the fault lines in our urban infrastructure. Vaidehi Tandel makes a case for city governments to focus delivery of better sanitation and housing conditions on Firstpost.
February 24, 2020
Cracks are showing in the housing market. Reforms are way to go
Existing housing policies are responsible for keeping housing out of reach for many urban Indian residents. In this article for moneycontrol.com, Vaidehi Tandel, Isalyne Gennaro and Mehul Das make a case for urgent reforms in the Indian housing se...
February 20, 2020
Fix the issues that plague the Indian housing market | Opinion
What plagues India’s housing market? CEO and Senior Fellow, Reuben Abraham and Director and Research Fellow, Pritika Hingorani look at the conceptual fallacies and implications of capping Floor Space Index (FSI), the ratio of floor space that can b...
February 05, 2020
The costs of congestion: A case study of Mumbai
From economic efficiency to environmental damage, citizens pay a heavy price. There are ways to address this.
March 26, 2019
Urbanization: No City-Dweller Left Behind
February 06, 2019
Too slow for the urban march: Litigations and real estate market in Mumbai, India
Construction projects under litigation have approximately 22 percent longer completion times compared to projects without litigation in Mumbai.
January 11, 2019
Fast Fact: India's Urban Housing Problem in 3 Numbers
Low rental yields and obstacles to eviction mean that 11.1 million urban houses in India are left vacant.
October 03, 2018
India Infrastructure Report: Making Housing Affordable
A supply-side reform agenda for urban India
June 21, 2018
Reuben Abraham was part of a panel on urban infrastructure
Reuben Abraham was part of a panel on urban infrastructure at Danfoss-Mint Transformation Agenda 2020