Hello, In this edition, we discuss vaccine inequity, new estimates of India’s Covid-19 death toll, the perils of online shopping, and the huge pay gap …
The myth of the advantages of British colonial rule, how street harassment influences women’s choices for education, a series on the 30-year-old econom…
The role of services in India’s growth story, the fall-outs of criminalising sex work, what citizenship means in our globalised world, the ‘best’ way t…
Hello, In today’s edition, we discuss when in-kind benefit transfers could be preferred over cash, whether we should reopen schools, the impact of crim…
Hello, In today’s edition, we discuss intergenerational mobility, the challenges, incentives and tensions in India’s bureaucracy during the COVID-19 cr…
Cross-subsidisation of India’s domestic power and how that’s hurting industry, the relationship between money and happiness, the impact of the COVID cr…
Hello, In today’s edition, we discuss the productivity losses from rising heat, how reservations help expand social networks, whether the uniform civil…
Hello, In today’s edition, we discuss the Modi government’s “new welfarism”, whether metro rail systems help reduce air pollution, why renewable energy…
Hello, In today’s edition, we discuss the World Bank’s latest poverty numbers, why you wouldn’t do much better at being poor than the poor themselves, …
Hello, Putting this newsletter together has been a labour of love, and a great learning experience. In this edition, we present a retrospective of some…
Hello, Since July 31, India has reported about 7.8 million new COVID-19 cases and nearly 7,000 more deaths from the disease. During this period, Bihar …
Hello, In this edition of ResearchWire by IndiaSpend, we discuss a visual tool to understand India’s poverty and inequality, an index of Indian states’…