Urban politics

I recently attended a conference on South Asia at the London School of Economics where two chief economists from the…

Gender

Jennifer Jacquet’s in her book shame (2016) argues that public shaming often facilitated through social media today serves as a powerful…

Authoritarianism and populism

When Francis Fukuyama proclaimed that it was the ‘End of History’ following the collapse of communism, I’m sure he didn’t…

Elections

Elections, even if they’re haphazard, get people used to the idea of having them; it teaches people to be more…