IGPP-VMF Papers in South Asian Governance, Policies & Politics

The working paper series is run by the Institute for Governance, Policies & Politics (IGPP) of the Vivek Manathana Foundation, New Delhi. The main objective of the working papers is to publish ongoing research on the South Asian region in the form of research papers, made accessible to the academics, policymakers, civil society organisations and the general public working on the region. Keeping in view of the IGPP’s mission and vision, these papers would like to bring different issues related to areas IGPP has been working. IGPP-VMF-SAGPP papers are published in both hard copies as well as on the Internet in electronic PDF format. The papers draw on the research being conducted at the Institute for Governance, Policies and Politics, New Delhi, the contribution of the vising scholars and external resource persons of the Institute. The opinions expressed in the papers are those of the authors and do not represent the views of the IGPP or the editorial staff.

Series Editor: Prof. Anand Kumar & Dr. Manish Tiwari

Editorial Advisory Board:
Dr. Sarbeswar Sahoo, IIT Delhi
Dr. Mukesh Bagoria, University of Delhi
Dr. Rakesh Thakur, Government College, Chandigarh
Ms. Rasmita Behera, University of Delhi
Dr. Arun K. Nayak, Tripura University
Dr. Azizur Rahman Azami, Aligarh Muslim University

Sushant Mishra | PORTRAYAL OF WOMEN IN MEDIA: A Case Study of Prime Time Shows in News Channel, IGPP-VMF PAPERS IN SOUTH ASIAN GOVERNANCE, POLICIES AND POLITICS, WORKING PAPER NO-04, IGPP, New Delhi. ISBN: 978-81-938698-3-3

Ruchika Tripathy |PROVISIONS OF SOCIAL SECURITY: A Cross-Country Comparison of Old Age Schemes and Policies, IGPP-VMF PAPERS IN SOUTH ASIAN GOVERNANCE, POLICIES AND POLITICS, WORKING PAPER NO-03, IGPP, New Delhi. ISBN: 978-81-938698-2-6

Sumedha Dutta | THE POLITICS OF POWER VS. THE POLITICS OF IDENTITY-Understanding the Dynamics of Statehood Demands in Assam, IGPP-VMF PAPERS IN SOUTH ASIAN GOVERNANCE, POLICIES AND POLITICS, WORKING PAPER NO-02, IGPP, New Delhi. ISBN: 978-81-938698-1-9

Sarada Prasanna Das | MINING AND DEFORESTATION An Analysis of Rural Lives and Livelihood of Mining Area of Odisha, IGPP-VMF PAPERS IN SOUTH ASIAN GOVERNANCE, POLICIES AND POLITICS, WORKING PAPER NO-01, IGPP, New Delhi. ISBN: 978-81-938698-0-2