February 28, 2019
IDFC Institute Is Nominated to a Working Group Convened by MoHUA on City-level Data-driven Governance
Late this month, MoHUA launched a DataSmart Cities Mission. IDFC Institute is part of a Working Group convened by MoHUA for this Mission.
February 27, 2019
IDFC Institute's Research on Urbanisation is Quoted in Research Matters
IDFC Institute's work on urban definitions, published in The Journal of Asian Economics, was quoted in an article published on Research Matters.
February 13, 2019
Legitimise informal rental agreements in slums
For slum housing policies to be truly inclusive, the State must recognise diverse tenurial arrangements.
February 12, 2019
Fast Fact: Infrastructure and City Growth - The Impact of Bengaluru Airport
February 01, 2019
Financing Urban Infrastructure for an Evolving India
IDFC Institute's Pritika Hingorani (Director and Research Fellow), Sharmadha Srinivasan (Associate), and Harshita Agrawal (Senior Analyst), write a chapter titled 'Financing Urban Infrastructure for an Evolving India' in ORF's report, 'Financing Gree...
January 24, 2019
CEO and Senior Fellow Reuben Abraham Speaks to Hub Culture on Urbanisation at Davos 2019
CEO and Senior Fellow Reuben Abraham speaks to Hub Culture's Executive Editor Edie Lush on urbanisation at the World Economic Forum's annual meeting in Davos.
July 13, 2018
Researchers claim: ‘Everything we’ve heard about global urbanization turns out to be wrong’
Researchers contest widely-accepted United Nations' predictions on urban population growth.
May 28, 2018
Night Lights Reveal A Lot About the Indian Economy
While Connaught Place in Delhi or Bandra in Mumbai generate annual GDP in excess of $120 million, that figure plunges to less than $20 million in the fringes of even the leading cities.
April 23, 2018
Mapping India’s GDP
IDFC Institute has developed a web-tool that allows users to view the variation in economic activity across India at a granular level.
January 30, 2018
Webtool to Explore the Spatial Distribution of India's Urban Growth
IDFC Institute and Urban Expansion Observatory has developed a tool to explore urban growth across India