The researchers under this component of The state and statebuilding in the Global South – international and local interactions project meet to discuss ongoing research on 'COVID-19 and the state —comparative experiences in the Global South'.
Researchers present their research, receive feedback on the draft articles they have prepared for a forthcoming edited volume on the topic, and join a discussion session online.
Component: COVID-19 impact and policy response across Indian States
2 December, 10:00 – 12:30 UTC+2 and 3 December 13:00 – 13:30 UTC+2.
|The COVID-19 response in Maharashtra||Manish Jha – Professor, School of Social Work, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai, India|
|The COVID-19 response in Kerala||Jos Chathukulam and Manasi Joseph – Centre for Rural Management, Kerala, India|
|The COVID-19 response in Bihar||
Avinash Kumar - Assistant Professor, Centre for Informal Sector and Labour Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India
Manish Kumar – Assistant Professor, Delhi School of Economics, New Delhi, India
|The COVID-19 response in West Bengal||
Achin Chakraborty – Director, Institute of Development Studies Kolkata, India
Zaad Mahmood – Assistant Professor, Presidency University Kolkata, India
|The COVID-19 response in Uttar Pradesh||Indrajit Roy - Senior Lecturer, Department of Politics, University of York, UK|