Politics & data in India's general election
Gilles Verniers is a Senior Visiting Fellow at the Centre for Policy Research where he works on various projects concerning Indian elections and contemporary Indian politics. He is also a Karl Loewenstein Fellow and Visiting Assistant Professor at Amherst College.
Verniers’ research interests include the study of India’s political class, electoral analysis, the mechanisms of political representation and participation in India, state politics and democratisation in South Asia in general. He is particularly interested in studying the representation trajectory of marginalised groups and communities and the under-representation of women in politics and the transformation of partisan organisations in India.
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