Selected Papers

“What Does It Take to Become a Software Professional?” Economic and Political Weekly, 41 (July 29, 2006) 30.

“Why Do Some Countries Win More Olympic Medals? Lessons for Social Mobility and Poverty Reduction.” 2008. With Eric Haglund. Economic & Political Weekly. 143-151.

“Examining the Structure of Opportunity and Social Mobility in India: Who Becomes an Engineering Student?” 2014. Forthcoming in Development and Change.

“Stuck in Place: Investigating Social Mobility in 14 Bangalore Slums.” 2013. Journal of Development Studies, 49 (7): 1010-28.

“Making it in India: Examining social mobility in three walks of life.” 2013. Economic and Political Weekly, 48, December 7, pp. 38 – 49.