January 19, 2018
CLEAR/J-PAL South Asia hosts Kshitij Batra at a roundtable on data driven decision-making
Kshitij Batra, Junior Fellow at IDFC Institute, discussed his work on mapping India's urbanisation using geospatial data.
January 05, 2018
Launch of Our New Web-mapping Tool!
We have developed a new web-application that allows you to explore the spatial form of India's development over four decades!
October 05, 2017
Reuben Abraham speaks on Urbanisation and Civic Life at WEF India Summit
Reuben Abraham speaks on Urbanisation and Civic Life at WEF India Summit in October 2017
September 16, 2017
Data quoted from IDFC work on estimating India's urbanisation
Data quoted in Livemint article from IDFC work on estimating India's urbanisation
September 04, 2017
How to Kill Cities: A Primer on Unsmart Policies
In this New Indian Express article, Shankkar Aiyar, Visiting Fellow, IDFC Institute talks about the key issues in urban governance that plague Indian cities, using the backdrop of the recent flash floods that brought life in the country's financial c...
September 01, 2017
Analysis of Satellite Imagery for Volume II of the Economic Survey 2017
Excerpts of our work on mapping India's urbanisation over four decades using satellite imagery that was included in Volume II of the Economic Survey released by the Union Ministry of Finance in August 2017.
July 24, 2017
An Emerging Science and Cities, and its Significance to Sustainable Development
June 29, 2017
Reuben Abraham and Pritika Hingorani Speak on Urbanisation and Affordable Housing at LBSNAA
Reuben Abraham and Pritika Hingorani speak on Urbanisation and Affordable Housing in Mussoorie at LBSNAA in June 2017.
May 23, 2017
The Promise of 100 New Cities and Messed Opportunity
Can incrementalism deliver amidst the inadequacy of capacity and funds? More pertinently, why shelve the idea of new cities?
October 13, 2016
What Globalisation & Urbanisation Mean for Cities
The seven types of global cities driving the world economy.