symposium participants

  • THE PROBLEM
    Posed by Rahul Verma, Lokniti-CSDS (Centre for the Study of Developing Societies), Delhi and PhD candidate in political science at the University of California, Berkeley

  • ENGAGING WITH INDIAN POLITICS
    K.C. Suri, Professor, Department of Political Science, University of Hyderabad, and K.K. Kailash, University of Hyderabad

  • OPINION SURVEYS AT AND BETWEEN ELECTIONS
    James Manor, Professor, School of Advanced Study, University of London

  • FORECASTING MODELS
    Rajeeva Karandikar, Director, Chennai Mathematical Institute, Chennai

  • ELECTIONS, EXIT POLLS AND ELECTRONIC MEDIA
    Rajdeep Sardesai, Consulting Editor, India Today Group, Delhi

  • THE BUSINESS OF POLLING
    Dhananjai Joshi, Senior Managing Director, Cicero Associates, Delhi and Sam Solomon, Fulbright-Nehru Scholar, Delhi 

  • MYTHS AND REALITIES
    S.Y. Quraishi, former Chief Election Commissioner of India, Delhi

  • THE UK EXPERIENCE
    Oliver Heath, Department of Politics and International Relations, Royal Holloway, University of London

  • POLLING IN THE UNITED STATES
    D. Sunshine Hillygus, Professor, Department of Political Science, Duke University, and Brian Guay, PhD student in political science, Duke University, Durham

 

 

 

 

#684
August 2016

MEASURING DEMOCRACY
a symposium on the state of election surveys
in India



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Next month: Future Sense

  • LESSONS FROM LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN 
    Elizabeth J. Zechmeister, Professor of Political Science, and Director, Latin American Public Opinion Project, Vanderbilt University, Nashville

  • DO SURVEYS INFLUENCE RESULTS? 
    Sanjay Kumar, Director, Centre for the Study of Developing Societies, Praveen Rai, Centre for the Study of Developing Societies, Delhi and Pranav Gupta, London School of Economics

  • EXPLOITING SURVEY DATA 
    Neelanjan Sircar, Senior Fellow, Centre for Policy Research, Delhi and Milan Vaishnav, Senior Associate, South Asia Programme, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, Washington, D.C.

  • BUILDING BETTER SURVEYS 
    Irfan Nooruddin, Professor, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University, Washington, D.C.

  • FURTHER READING
    A short and relevant bibliography compiled by Pranav Gupta, London School of Economics

  • BOOKS
    Reviewed by Gautam Bhatia

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