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India Studies

These pages will enable you to locate a range of resources on India from books and journals to electronic resources and government statistics.


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  • Yet again the IMF has failed to mitigate financial crisis
    Building on his article about the need to reform international economic governance last week, Deepanshu Mohan focusses specifically on the IMF and its weaknesses in predicting and curtailing major economic crises over the last 20 years. The June 30 deadline has passed and Greece has failed to pay the $ 1.7 million due payment to the International Monetary Fund (IMF). […]
  • Book Review: Wombs in Labor: Transnational Commercial Surrogacy in India by Amrita Pande
    Wombs in Labor is an absorbing and meticulously researched work. Amrita Pande fruitfully scrutinises the minutiae of interactions among surrogates and the community of a clinic for their underlying meaning, writes Marion Koob. Wombs in Labor: Transnational Commercial Surrogacy in India. Amrita Pande. Columbia University Press. 2014. Find this book: Parvati is a nurse. She wanted to be a teacher but did […]