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Andaleeb is a Postdoctoral Associate at the Tata-Cornell Institute (TCI), Cornell University. Currently, he is working on a book project, tentatively titled, Future of India's Social Welfare Regime, to be published by Palgrave Macmillan in 2020. His other research interests include questions of ethnic politics.
Posts by Andaleeb Rahman
Near-perfect segregation and hierarchical ordering of residential space, based on caste or religious identity, is a well-known feature of rural India. Studies have also documented the persistence of s...
B.R. Ambedkar had exhorted lower-caste people to move towards cities to defy localism and benefit from the virtues of cosmopolitanism that urbanisation might provide. Using 2011 enumeration block-leve...