Happy to share that #IIITD Ph.D. student @MonikaSocio (Advisor; Dr. @ParoMishra) is selected for DERC’s #SummerSchool on "Digital Ethnography Fieldwork and Analysis: Studying Hybrid Contexts of Human+ Non-human+ More-than-human entanglements
" to be held @RMIT.
A paper authored by Sumedha Shukla, Gaurav Arora titled "The impact of agricultural credit on farm yield risk due to resource-based risk mechanisms: A quantile regression approach and a test for the rank similarity condition" was accepted in the Asian Economic Development Conference
A paper authored by Sumedha Shukla, Gaurav Arora titled "A Rank Similarity Test for Quantile Treatment Effects with Propensity Score Matching: An Application to Heterogenous Crop Yield Impacts of Agricultural Credit" was accepted in the 2022 Agriculture and Applied Economics Association Annual Meeting
A paper authored by Sumedha Shukla, Gaurav Arora, Sandip K. Agarwal titled "Estimation of crop yield density conditional on input choices for smallholder farms using a BetaIV framework" was accepted in the 2022 Agriculture and Applied Economics Association Annual Meeting.
A paper authored by Sumedha Shukla, Gaurav Arora titled "The impact of agricultural credit on farm yield risk due to resource-based risk mechanisms: A quantile regression approach and a test for the rank similarity condition" was accepted in the 97th Annual International Conference of the Western Economics Association (WEAI).
A paper authored by Dr.Gaurav Arora and Ms. Sumedha Shukla titled "The impact of agricultural credit on farm yield risk: A quantile regression approach in conjunction with propensity score matching" was accepted in the Winter School 2021 organized by Delhi School of Economics and The Econometrics Society
A paper authored by Dr. Paro Mishra and Ms. Yogita Suresh titled "Datafied body projects in India: Femtech and the rise of reproductive surveillance in the digital era" was published in the Asian Journal of Women's Studies (Routledge)
On June 7 th , a research led by Dr. Mrinmoy Chakrabarty was published as a paper titled
“State anxiety modulates the effect of emotion cues on visual temporal sensitivity in autism
spectrum disorder.” In European Journal of Neuroscience. Read more here:
On May 27 th , a paper co-authored by Dr. Mrinmoy Chakrabarty was published In Scientific
Reports [Nature Publishing Group], titled “State anxiety modulates the effect of emotion cues
on visual temporal sensitivity in autism spectrum disorder.”
On March 8 th , contributions of Dr. Venkata Ratnadeep Suri and Dr. Mrinmoy Chakrabarty to
the National Committee for “Recommendations for Inclusion of Students with Specific
Learning Disabilities in Higher Education” were submitted to the All India Council for
Technical Education, New Delhi.
Mishra, P., Kaur, R. (2021). "Gender Imbalance, Marriage Squeeze and Multiple Biological Clocks: Exploring the Challenges to Intergenerational Contract in North India". Anthropology & Aging, 42(1): 97-111.
Arora, G., Feng, H., Hennessy, D.A., Loesch, C.R., Kvas, S. 2021. The impact of production network economies on spatially-contiguous conservation- Theoretical model with evidence. Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, Vol. 107 (published)
On February 24, 2021, Dr. Gayatri Nair and Dr. Paro Mishra (along with Anindita Majumdar) delivered a Seminar on the topic 'Risky Lives and Amplified Precarity: Labour Configurations under COVID-19' at the Department of Liberal Arts, IIT, Hyderabad.
On January 21, 2021, Dr. Aasim Khan delivered a lecture on the topic Digitalisation of the Public Sphere in the series organised by UGC-HRD
2021. Paro Mishra Co-edited with Anindita Majumdar and Ravinder Kaur. Journal Special Issue on ‘Reproduction, Demography and Cultural Anxieties in India and China’, Asian Bioethics Review, 13(1), 2021.(with contributions from Shuzhuo Li and Yang Meng, GU Xiaorong, Christina Weis, Rajani Bhatia, Ravinder Kaur, Paro Mishra, and Anindita Majumdar)
On Janurary 15, 2021, Paro Mishra's paper titled Social Sciences, Bioethics, and the Question of Population with Anindita Majumdar and Ravinder Kaur was published in Asian Bioethics Review 2021. https://doi.org/10.1007/s41649-020-00162-y
On Janurary 7, 2021, Paro Mishra's paper titled Reproductive Technologies, Care Crisis and Inter-generational Relations in North India: Towards a Local Ethics of Care was published in Asian Bioethics Review 2021. Click here
Ranjini Ray, Atreyee Bhattacharya, Amir Bazaz, Gaurav Arora and Wrick Mitra 's presentation "Climate adaptation: What worked and what did not. A 200-year record from 18th and 19th century British Administrative documents pertaining to semi-arid regions of peninsular India" is selected at the American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall Meeting 2020
Dr. Gaurav Arora's 165, Agricultural input use and index insurance adoption: Concept and evidence is accpeted in Winter School 2020 (Virtual), jointly organised by the Econometric Society and the Centre for Development Economics, 14-17 December, Delhi, India.
On November 9-10, Dr. Ratan Suri conducted a virtual workshop session for 50 students from around India, titled "Making sense of ICT use with QDA Miner “. It was jointly organised by Association for Information Systems India Chapter | Centre for IT and Public Policy International Institute of Information Technology, Bangalore | Dept of Management Studies Indian Institute of Technology Delhi.
Mukherjee, Payel C. “Unhomely Home, Unhomely Women: The Precariousness of Being, Belonging, and Becoming in the Sri Lankan Diasporic Fiction of Nayomi Munaweera”.South Asian Review. doi:10.1080/02759527.2020.1827928
On September 16, Dr Gaurav Arora and Sumedha Shukla's piece on agricultural risk management amidst stagnant rural incomes and unequal credit access was published in Centre for Science and Environment (CSE), India's Down to Earth magazine. Read the article here
On August 30, Dr Gaurav Arora and Sumedha Shukla's opinion piece on agricultural credit and its role in Covid relief response came out in the Indian Express titled "The credit burden ". Read the article here
On July 11 th , Dr. Mrinmoy Chakrabarty presented a paper titled “Effects of emotion cues and state-anxiety on
visual temporal resolution in Autism Apectrum Disorders”: 42nd Annual Forum of the Federation of European
Neuroscience Society (FENS; Virtual forum), Glasgow, UK.
On 30th July 2020, Dr Amrit Srinivasan's paper titled 'Once Upon a Time in Bollywood: The Death of Sushant Singh Rajput' was published on The Wire.
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On 7th February, 2020, Dr. Paro Mishra presented a paper at the 'Economy and Society in India' Seminar at The Centre for Development Studies, Trivandrum Kerala.
On 21st February, 2020, Dr. Paro Mishra presented a paper at the International Conference on 'Reproduction, Demography and Cultural Anxieties in India and China in the 21st Century' at IIT, Delhi.
On the 29th Jan 2020, Dr. Gayatri Nair presented a paper at the Indian Association of Women's Studies Conference titled 'Gender, Sustainability and Identity: Responses to Technology and the Future of Work'.
On the May 17th, Dr. Kiriti Kanjilal presented a paper titled Endogenous Equity in Cournot Competition: Welfare Analysis and Policy at Beihang University, Beijing
An abstract of Sumedha Shukla has been selected "The Role of Formal and Informal Rural Credit on Crop Yield Distributions and Downside Risk" in INSEE-CESS International Conference.
A paper by Dr Manohar Kumar titled 'Understanding emerging forms of dissent. Civil Disobedience or Uncivil Action?' has been accepted for presentation at the 11th International Conference on Applied Ethics to be held on December 15 and 16, 2018, University of Kyoto, Japan.
Paper titled, "Understanding Health Literacy through the lens of Phronesis: The Case of Coronary Artery Disease Patients" authored by Dr. Venkata Ratnadeep Suri (Faculty, IIIT-D) co-authored by the faculty of Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information, Nanyang Technological University; (Shaheen Majid, Schubert Foo, Dumaual Sibal, Trinity Hannah, Yun Ke Chang) was presented at European Conference on Information Literacy (ECIL 2018) held in Oulu, Finland, from 24th - 27th September, 2018
Our Faculty member, Manohar Kumar's book titled, 'Speaking Truth to Power. A Theory of Whistleblowing' co-authored with Daniele Santoro, has been published by Springer (2018). Whistleblowing is the public disclosure of information with the purpose of revealing wrongdoings and abuses of power that harm the public interest. This book presents a comprehensive theory of whistleblowing: it defines the concept, reconstructs its origins, discusses it within the current ethical debate, and elaborates a justification of unauthorized disclosures.
IIIT-Delhi successfully organized the fourth edition of its annual Digital Delhi Conclave this Saturday on the theme “Quality and Equitable Education”. Snapshots of the event!!
Workshop by Dr. Gaurav Arora on Geo-statistical Methods for Economic Analysis at Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research (IGIDR), Mumbai June 20-24, 2022. Weblink
NPTEL Course by Dr. Gaurav Arora (starts July 25, 2022) Spatial Statistics and Spatial Econometrics
and Youtube Link
Webinar by Suchismita Chattopadhyay, PhD candidate in Anthropology and Sociology at The Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Geneva on the topic "Fashioning the ‘Cosmopolitan Diva’: Grooming and Etiquette Training in Contemporary Delhi". The talk is scheduled on 13th April (Wednesday) from 04:00pm. Read more
Webinar by Prof Arundhati Virmani, Senior research scholar at the Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales, Centre Norbert Elias, Marseille on the topic "Social scientists in the civic space. The right distance for writing national history". The talk is scheduled on 6th April (Wednesday) from 03:30pm. Read more
Seminar(Hybrid) by Tanuj Solanki, author of three fiction books and recipient of the Sahitya Akademi Yuva Puraskar award on his book "The Machine is Learning". The talk is scheduled on 21st March (Monday) from 03:30pm. Read more
Webinar by Dr. Shivangi Narayan, Researcher, working on a three-year project studying digital policing in India, funded by the Oslo Metropolitan University and Norwegian Research Council on the topic "Facial Recognition and Police Bias". The talk is scheduled on 9th March (Wednesday) from 03:30pm. Read more
Webinar by Dr Rohit Azad, Centre for Economic Studies and Planning, Jawaharlal Nehru University on the topic "Delhi Green Deal". The talk is scheduled on 2nd March (Wednesday) from 04:00pm. Read more
Webinar by Dr. Dev Nath Pathak,Department of Sociology, South Asian University (SAU) on the topic "In Defence of the Ordinary: Everyday Awakenings". The talk is scheduled on 23rd February (Wednesday) from 04:00pm. Read more
Webinar by Dr. RAHUL DE, Dean (Programmes), Professor of Information Systems Indian Institute of Management Bangalore and SAI DATTATHRANI Doctoral Student, Information Systems Indian Institute of Management Bangalore on the topic "The concept of agency in the era of Artificial Intelligence". The talk is scheduled on 16th February (Wednesday) from 04:00pm. Read more
Webinar by Prof. Loraine Kennedy, ACNRS-EHESS, Paris and French Institute of Pondicherry on the topic "Exploring Socio-spatial Approaches to Peripheral Urbanisation". The talk is scheduled on 9th February (Wednesday) from 04:00pm. Read more
Webinar by Sara Dickey, Professor of Anthropology at Bowdoin College, USA on the topic "Conundrums of Class, Caste, and History: Urban Hindu Nadar Identities in South India". The talk is scheduled on 19th January (Wednesday) from 05:00pm. Read more
A two days symposium on "Making sense of Indian politics on social media" Read more (Part 1) Read more (Part 2)
Webinar by Alexander Gail, Professor of Sensorimotor Neuroscience and Neuroprosthetics at the Faculty of Biology and Psychology of the University of Göttingen on the topic "Context-sensitive motor-goal selection in the frontoparietal sensorimotor cortex". The talk is scheduled on 18th November (Wednesday) from 04:00 – 5:30 pm. Read more
Webinar by Aakshi Magazine Freelance writer and academic based in Delhi on the topic "Streaming new possibilities? Online content, gender and media". The talk is scheduled on 11th November (Wednesday) from 04:00 – 5:30 pm. Read more
Webinar by Jean-Thomas Martelli , Ethnographer in political
science and sociology on the topic "Mapping Urban Protest Cultures in India: Campus Spaces as Generational Communities". The talk is scheduled on 28th October (Wednesday) from 04:00 – 5:30 pm. Read more
Webinar by Dr. Supriya Ray, Assistant Professor and Wellcome Trust DBT fellow at University of Allahabad on the topic "A computational approach to study control of movements in healthy and clinical population". The talk is scheduled on 30th September (Wednesday) from 04:00 – 5:30 pm. Read more
Webinar by Prof. Avijit Pathak,
Professor, Sociology at Centre for Study of Social Systems, Jawaharlal Nehru University on the topic "Self,Skills and the World: Redefining Studentship". The talk is scheduled on 09th September (Wednesday) from 04:00 – 5:30 pm. Read more
Webinar by Dr. Ekta Singh,
Assistant Professor in Ambedkar University Delhi on the topic "Situating Social Sciences in the Big Data Revolution". The talk is scheduled on 26th August (Wednesday) from 04:00 – 5:30 pm. Read more
Dr. Paro Mishra (in collaboration with the Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, IIT, Delhi and Department of Liberal Arts, IIT, Hyderabad) organised an International Conference on 'Reproduction, Demography and Cultural Anxieties in India and China in the 21st Century' on 20-21 February, 2020. The event was funded by UNFPA, PFI, ICSSR, AJWS. Details available at http://tiny.cc/u4c8iz
Seminar by Prof Kalyan Chatterjee, Distinguished Professor of Economics and Management Science at the Pennsylvania State University, USA. The talk is scheduled on June 6, 2019 (Thursday) from 03:00 - 4:30 pm. Read More >>
Seminar by Dr. Jeevant Rampal, Assistant Professor in the economics area at the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad. The talk is scheduled on March 28, 2019 (Thursday) from 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm. Read More >>