Political Representation in India: The Berkeley-Sciences Po Indian Legislators Project

Project Start Year
2018
Project Area of Research
Project Description

This project will develop a novel research agenda focused on political representation in India, building upon and integrating previous major data collection efforts by the Principal Investigators. In particular, we will examine the sociological backgrounds and responsiveness to constituents of national, state, and sub-state-level elected officials in India.

UC PI
Jennifer Bussell
Jennifer Bussell
Department of Political Science, UC Berkeley
France PI
Christophe Jaffrelot
Christophe Jaffrelot
Centre de Recherches Internationales, Sciences Po, Paris