India

Published

  • "Lloyd and Susanne Rudolph: A Tribute", Economic and Political Weekly, March 12, 2016. pdf
  • "Asian Democracy through an Indian Prism", The Journal of Asian Studies, November 2015. pdf
  • “India’s Watershed Vote: Hindu Nationalism in Power?”, Journal of Democracy, October 2014. pdf
  • “Federalism: Promise and Peril”, in Clay Chandler, Adil Zainulbhai, and McKinsey & Company, eds, Reimagining India: Unlocking the Potential of Asia’s Next Superpower, New York: Simon & Schuster, 2013.
  • "How has Indian Federalism Done?" Studies in Indian Politics, June 2013. pdf
  • “Caste and Entrepreneurship in India” (with Lakshmi Iyer and Tarun Khanna), Economic and Political Weekly, February 9, 2013. pdf
  • "Battles Half Won: Political Economy of India’s Growth and Economic Policy Since Independence" (with Sadiq Ahmed), in Chetan Ghate, ed, The Oxford Handbook of the Indian Economy, Oxford University Press, 2012. pdf
  • "Two Banks of the Same River? Social Order and Entrepreneurialism in India" in Partha Chatterjee and Ira Katznelson, eds, Anxieties of Democracy: Tocquevillean Reflections on India and the United States, Oxford University Press, 2012. pdf
  • "Who Benefits from Conflict? Some Evidence from Assam" (with Deepa Narayan and Binayak Sen), in Deepa Narayan, ed, Moving Out of Poverty, Volume 3: The Promise of Empowerment and Democracy in India, Washington DC: World Bank Publications, 2009. pdf
  • "India’s Democratic Challenge", Foreign Affairs, March-April 2007. pdf
  • "India’s Identity Politics: Then and Now" (with Vibha Pingle), in David A. Kelly, Ramkishen S. Rajan, and Gillian H. L. Goh, eds, Managing Globalization: Lessons from China and India, Singapore: World Scientific Book Corporation on behalf of the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, 2006. pdf
  • "China and India: A New Asian Drama", Perspectives on Politics, September 2005. pdf
  • "States or Cities? Hindu-Muslim Riots" in Rob Jenkins, ed, Regional Reflections: Comparing Politics Across India’s States, New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2004. pdf
  • "Understanding Gujarat Violence", Items and Issues (New York: Social Science Research Council), Winter 2002. pdf
  • "Ethnic Diversities, Constitutional Designs, and Public Policies in India" (with David Stuligross), in Andrew Reynolds, ed, The Architecture of Democracy: Constitutional Design, Conflict Management, and Democracy, Oxford University Press, 2002. pdf
  • "Toward Moderate Pluralism: Political Parties in India" (with E. Sridharan), in Larry Diamond and Richard Gunther, eds, Political Parties and Democracy, Baltimore, MD: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2001. pdf
  • "Ethnic Conflict and Civil Society: India and Beyond", World Politics, April 2001. Runner-up, Gregory Luebbert Award for the best article in comparative politics, Comparative Politics Organized section, American Political Science Association, 2001 and 2002. Reprinted in Steven Wilkinson, ed, Religious Politics and Communal Violence, New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2005. Also reprinted in Carolyn M. Elliott, ed, Civil Society and Democracy: A Reader, New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2003. pdf
  • "Preface" (with Jeffrey D. Sachs and Nirupam Bajpai), in Jeffrey D. Sachs, Ashutosh Varshney, and Nirupam Bajpai, eds, India in the Era of Economic Reforms, paperback edition, Oxford University Press, 2000. pdf
  • "Is India Becoming More Democratic?", The Journal of Asian Studies, February 2000. Reprinted in Ishita Banerjee-Dube, ed, Caste in History, Oxford University Press, 2010. pdf
  • The Politics and Economics of India's Reforms: An Introduction" (with Jeffrey D. Sachs and Nirupam Bajpai), India in the Era of Economic Reforms, Oxford University Press, 1999. pdf
  • "Why Democracy Survives", Journal of Democracy, July 1998. pdf
  • "India’s 12th National Elections", Contemporary Asia Series, New York: Asia Society, February 1998.
  • "Postmodernism, Civic Engagement, and Ethnic Conflict: A Passage to India", Comparative Politics, October 1997. pdf
  • "Hindu-Muslim Riots 1960-93: New Findings, Possible Remedies" (with Steven Wilkinson), RGICS Project No. 12, Rajiv Gandhi Institute for Contemporary Studies, Rajiv Gandhi Foundation, New Delhi, May 1996.
  • "Jawaharlal Nehru" in Seymour Martin Lipset, ed, The Encyclopedia of Democracy, Washington, DC: Congressional Quarterly Press, 1995.
  • "Mahatma Gandhi" in Seymour Martin Lipset, ed, The Encyclopedia of Democracy, Washington, DC: Congressional Quarterly Press, 1995.
  • "Democracy in India" in Seymour Martin Lipset, ed, The Encyclopedia of Democracy, Washington, DC: Congressional Quarterly Press, 1995.
  • "The Self-Correcting Mechanisms of Indian Democracy", Seminar, January 1995. Reprinted in Harvard Asia-Pacific Review, Fall 1996.
  • "Strategy in Industrial Development: India and South Korea", India International Centre Quarterly, Winter 1993. pdf
  • "Self-Limited Empowerment: Democracy, Economic Development and Rural India", The Journal of Development Studies, July 1993. pdf
  • "Contested Meanings: India’s National Identity, Hindu Nationalism, and the Politics of Anxiety", Daedalus, Summer 1993. pdf
  • "Battling the Past, Forging a Future? Ayodhya and Beyond" in Philip Oldenburg, ed, India Briefing, 1993, Boulder, CO: Westview Press in cooperation with The Asia Society, 1993.
  • "India: Liberalism Vs. Nationalism", Journal of Democracy, July 1992. pdf
  • "Three Compromised Nationalisms: Why Kashmir Has Been a Problem" in Raju Thomas, ed, Perspectives on Kashmir: The Roots of Conflict in South Asia, Boulder, CO: Westview Press, 1992. Reprinted in Sanjib Baruah, ed, Ethnonationalism in India: A Reader, Oxford University Press, 2010. pdf
  • "India, Pakistan, and Kashmir: Antinomies of Nationalism", Asian Survey, November 1991. pdf
  • "Ideas, Interest and Institutions in Policy Change: Transformation of India's Agricultural Strategy in the Mid-1960s", Policy Sciences, August 1989. pdf
  • "India's Political Economy: Issues, Non-Issues and Puzzles", Journal of Commonwealth and Comparative Politics, November 1988. pdf

Work in Progress

  • "Democracy and Federalism in India: Performance and Challenges", latest version November 2009.