March 6, 2024

Panel 2: Subnational Governance in India

Time: 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Moderator: Andrew Sullivan, Assistant Professor, School of Public Administration, College of Community Innovation and Education


Aditya Dasgupta, Department of Political Science, University of California, Merced
Title: The Political Economy of Bureaucratic Assignments: Micromotives and Macrobehavior in India’s Land Administration

Tanu Kumar, Division of Politics and Economics, Claremont Graduate University
Title: Democratizing Bureaucracy: Citizen Claim-Making and Local Government Responsiveness in Rural India

Anjali ThomasSam Nunn School of International Affairs, Georgia Institute of Technology
Title: Getting on the Grid: The Politics of Public Service Formalization in Urban India