Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs
Center for Contemporary South Asia

Emmanuel Teitelbaum -- Low Profile Resources and Insurgent Violence: Evidence from India

Friday, November 30, 2012

2:00pm – 4:00pm

Joukowsky Forum

South Asia Seminar

"Low Profile Resources and Insurgent Violence: Evidence from India," with Emmanuel Teitelbaum, George Washington University.

Emmanuel Teitelbaum is Assistant Professor of Political Science and International Affairs at George Washington University. His research examines the political roots of class conflict and the foundations of class compromise. His articles have appeared in leading journals, including World Politics, Comparative Political Studies, Political Research Quarterly, PS: Political Science & Politics, the Journal of Development Studies and Critical Asian Studies. His forthcoming book, Managing Dissent: Government Responses to Industrial Conflict in Post-Reform South Asia, explores the dynamics of state-labor relations and industrial conflict following the implementation of neoliberal economic reforms. Professor Teitelbaum's research has received support from the United States Institute of Peace, the National Science Foundation, the Fulbright Foundation and the Social Science Research Council. He was the recipient of the 2007 Gabriel Almond Award for Best Dissertation in Comparative Politics. He holds a Ph.D. from Cornell University and a B.A. from John Carroll University.

Location: Joukowsky Forum, Watson Institute, 111 Thayer Street.