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This is a complete list, including papers for academic journals, book chapters, essays, unpublished research pieces.
Television interview on "Policy With Patnaik" on NDTV in India about secondary school education reforms in India.
Rethinking Inequality: Dalits in Uttar Pradesh in the Market Reform Era (with Devesh Kapur, Chandrabhan Prasad and Shyam Babu). Paper examines how life has changed for the lowest caste (Dalits) in Uttar Pradesh over the last 20 years. The new survey results show massive erosion of negative caste practices and behaviors.
Is India a Flailing State? Detours on the Four Lane Highway to Modernization. This is a paper arguing that India, while it is making great strides economically and has maintained a vibrant democracy is "flailing" in that the head no longer effectively controls the limbs of the state(s) and hence its ability to act effectively to deliver services of any kind--from policing to education to social safety nets--is weak and weakening.
Teacher Compensation: Can Decentralization Get India Out of the Perfect Storm? (With Rinku Murgai) (June 2006).
Making Primary Education Work for India's Poor: A Proposal for Effective Decentralization. (with Varad Pande).
India Development Policy Review Together with Rinku Murgai I was a primary author of this World Bank report on India in 2006.