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In the News

Vice President Releases 'The State of India's Democracy'

with Larry Diamondvia Press Information Bureau (India)
Tuesday, December 11, 2007

The Vice President of India Mohd. Hamid Ansari released the book titled “‘The State of Indian Democracy’ edited by Mr. Sumit Ganguly, Mr. Larry Diamond and Mr. Marc F. Plattner at a function organized by Centre for Policy Research” here today...

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Professor's book marking 60th anniversary of India's democracy gets national attention there

with Larry Diamondvia Indiana University News Room
Wednesday, December 5, 2007

A new book co-edited by an Indiana University professor marks the 60th anniversary of India's independence and subsequent transition to democracy and will receive major recognition when released there next week...

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Making n-weapons, testing, unnecessary, says senior scientist

with George P. Shultz, William J. Perryvia Earthtimes (UK)
Tuesday, December 4, 2007

Even as parliament debates the Indo-US civilian nuclear deal, one of the country's most eminent senior scientists has called for India to take the initiative to eliminate nuclear bombs, saying 'making nuclear weapons, even testing is completely unnecessary, and India should go back to what Rajiv Gandhi had advocated' - a nuclear weapons-free world...

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A U.S.-Indian partnership against nukes

with George P. Shultz, William J. Perryvia International Herald Tribune
Monday, November 26, 2007

A new era in U.S.-India cooperation was unveiled at the White House in July 2005 when President George W. Bush told Prime Minister Manmohan Singh that he would work to achieve full civil nuclear energy cooperation and trade with India, despite over a quarter century of disagreements between the two countries over nuclear issues...

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Pakistan: On the Razor's Edge?

with Larry Diamond, Victor Davis Hansonvia Hoover Institution
Wednesday, November 14, 2007

On November 3, 2007, Pakistan’s president, Pervez Musharraf, citing intense terrorist activity and a corrupt judiciary, donned his general’s uniform and declared a state of emergency throughout the entire country...

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Trio talks Pakistani politics

with Larry Diamondvia Stanford Daily
Wednesday, November 14, 2007

In a panel discussion last night in Cubberley Auditorium, three Stanford professors provided valuable commentary on the current political situation in Pakistan, repeatedly emphasizing the need for the American people, especially top policymakers, to become more familiar with the nation’s past...

Analysis and Commentary

Attack of the Lawyers!

by Benjamin Wittesvia New Republic
Monday, November 12, 2007

"The first thing we do, let's kill all the lawyers," shouts one of the leaders of a revolt of the rabble in Shakespeare...

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The Storm Over Pakistan

with George P. Shultzvia US News and World Report
Saturday, November 10, 2007

There is an American problem in Pakistan, and there is a Pakistani problem in Pakistan...

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Nilekani's book targets global audience

with Niall Fergusonvia Economic Times (India)
Monday, October 8, 2007

Nandan Nilekani is writing his first book which will be neither autobiographical nor on the Indian software industry with a focus on the Infosys saga...

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Jamal Mecklai: Will the strong Re derail `the Big I`?*

with Milton Friedmanvia Business Standard
Friday, October 5, 2007

To the contrary, the strengthening rupee and, more importantly, the fact that the RBI and government decision-making are being forced to cede ground to the market will result in much more efficient (=market-determined) resource allocation in India...