Madras Institute of Development Studies
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Committed to examining diverse aspects of the changes taking place in our society, Review of Development and Change aims to encourage scholarship that perceives problems of development and social change in depth, documents them with care, interprets them with rigour and communicates the findings in a way that is accessible to readers from different backgrounds.


Shashanka Bhide


Editorial Committee

Ajit Menon

L. Venkatachalam




Sunil Amrith, Department of History, Harvard University, USA


Sharad Chari, Department of Geography at the University of California, Berkeley, USA, and Centre for Indian Studies, Department of Anthropology, University of Witwatersrand, South Africa


John Robert Clammer, Jindal School of Liberal Arts and Humanities, India


Devika, J, Centre for Development Studies, Thiruvananthapuram, India


Niraja Gopal Jayal, Centre for Study of Law and Governance, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India


Sisira Jayasuriya, Centre for Development Economics and Sustainability and Department of Economics, Monash University, Australia


K.P. Kalirajan, Crawford School of Public Policy, Australian National University, Australia


Ravi Kanbur, Cornell University, USA


Anirudh Krishna, Duke University, USA


James Manor, School of Advanced Studies, University of London, UK


Mike Morris, University of Cape Town, South Africa


David Mosse, Department of Anthropology and Sociology, SOAS, University of London, UK


Keijiro Otsuka, Kobe University, Japan


Cosmas Ochieng, Pardee School of Global Studies, Boston University, USA


Barbara Harriss-White, Wolfson College, Oxford University, UK


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R. Suresh


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A. Arivazhagan


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