Media, Politics and Society

This division of the IGPP brings together economists, political scientists, sociologists and media professionals for an academically rigorous, policy relevant research to enhance our understanding of the social, political and economic effects of media through rigorous interdisciplinary research. It has a special focus on the sociology, politics and economics of new media. Apart from that the division is also be involved in interdisciplinary research on the area of E-Governance, Open Governance and New Forms of State-Society Interaction in India and world.