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;}{\levelnumbers;}\fi-360\li720\lin720 }{\listname ;}\listid9} {\list\listtemplateid10\listhybrid{\listlevel\levelnfc23\levelnfcn23\leveljc0\leveljcn0\levelfollow0\levelstartat1\levelspace360\levelindent0{\*\levelmarker \{disc\}}{\leveltext\leveltemplateid901\'01\uc0\u8226 ;}{\levelnumbers;}\fi-360\li720\lin720 }{\listname ;}\listid10} {\list\listtemplateid11\listhybrid{\listlevel\levelnfc23\levelnfcn23\leveljc0\leveljcn0\levelfollow0\levelstartat1\levelspace360\levelindent0{\*\levelmarker \{disc\}}{\leveltext\leveltemplateid1001\'01\uc0\u8226 ;}{\levelnumbers;}\fi-360\li720\lin720 }{\listname ;}\listid11}} {\*\listoverridetable{\listoverride\listid1\listoverridecount0\ls1}{\listoverride\listid2\listoverridecount0\ls2}{\listoverride\listid3\listoverridecount0\ls3}{\listoverride\listid4\listoverridecount0\ls4}{\listoverride\listid5\listoverridecount0\ls5}{\listoverride\listid6\listoverridecount0\ls6}{\listoverride\listid7\listoverridecount0\ls7}{\listoverride\listid8\listoverridecount0\ls8}{\listoverride\listid9\listoverridecount0\ls9}{\listoverride\listid10\listoverridecount0\ls10}{\listoverride\listid11\listoverridecount0\ls11}} \vieww31800\viewh14840\viewkind0 \deftab720 \pard\pardeftab720 \f0\fs24 \cf0 Welcome to Lakshmi Iyer's webpage! I am an Associate Professor at {\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://www.hbs.edu/"}}{\fldrslt \cf2 \ul \ulc2 Harvard Business School}}. Here is my {\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://drfd.hbs.edu/fit/public/facultyInfo.do?facInfo=ovr&facId=259597"}}{\fldrslt \cf2 \ul \ulc2 official HBS web page}}.\ \pard\pardeftab720\sa240 \cf0 My primary fields of research are political economy and development economics. Here is my {\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://www.people.hbs.edu/liyer/iyer_cv_2014_Sep.pdf"}}{\fldrslt \cf2 \ul \ulc2 CV}} and a {\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://www.people.hbs.edu/liyer/Iyer_ResearchStatement.pdf"}}{\fldrslt \cf2 \ul \ulc2 Research Statement}}. Some of my research papers are below.\ \ \pard\pardeftab720\sa280 \b\fs28 \cf0 Political Economy\ \pard\tx220\tx720\pardeftab720\li720\fi-720 \ls1\ilvl0 \b0\fs24 \cf0 {\listtext \'95 }{\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://www.hbs.edu/faculty/Publication%20Files/14-035_17a2aec5-97aa-49be-b297-e1b60342dfad.pdf"}}{\fldrslt \cf2 \ul \ulc2 \'93}}{\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://www.people.hbs.edu/liyer/BCI_Pathbreakers_Full_March2015.pdf"}}{\fldrslt \cf2 \ul \ulc2 Path-Breakers: How Does Women\'92s Political Participation Respond to Electoral Success?\'94 }}.(with Sonia Bhalotra and Irma Clots-Figueras), HBS Working Paper No. 14-035, updated March 2015.\ \pard\tx940\tx1440\pardeftab720\li1440\fi-1440 \ls1\ilvl1\cf0 {\listtext \f1 \uc0\u9702 \f0 }Media: {\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://www.thehindu.com/opinion/op-ed/women-leave-the-door-open-for-other-women/article5523447.ece#.UsOUWUmlVEo.gmail"}}{\fldrslt \cf2 \ul \ulc2 The Hindu}}\ \pard\tx220\tx720\pardeftab720\li720\fi-720 \ls2\ilvl0\cf0 \ \pard\tx220\tx720\pardeftab720\li720\fi-720 \ls2\ilvl0\cf2 {\listtext \'95 }{\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://www.hbs.edu/faculty/Publication%20Files/14-051_6beba5c6-4c63-455d-9f02-0f6bd9364877.pdf"}}{\fldrslt \ul "Redrawing the Lines: Did Political Incumbents Influence Electoral Redistricting in the World\'92s Largest Democracy?"}}\cf0 (with Maya Reddy), Harvard Business School Working Paper, No. 14-051, December 2013.\ \pard\tx940\tx1440\pardeftab720\li1440\fi-1440 \ls2\ilvl1\cf0 {\listtext \f1 \uc0\u9702 \f0 }Media: {\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/2008-delimitation-process-was-politically-neutral-with-exceptions/article5602819.ece"}}{\fldrslt \cf2 \ul \ulc2 The Hindu}}\ \pard\tx220\tx720\pardeftab720\li720\fi-720 \ls2\ilvl0\cf0 {\listtext \'95 }\ \ \pard\tx220\tx720\pardeftab720\li720\fi-720 \ls2\ilvl0\cf2 {\listtext \'95 }{\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://www.epw.in/special-articles/caste-and-entrepreneurship-india.html"}}{\fldrslt \ul "Caste and Entrepreneurship in India."}}\cf0 (with Tarun Khanna and Ashutosh Varshney), \i Economic and Political Weekly \i0 48 (6): 52-60, February 9, 2013.\ \pard\tx940\tx1440\pardeftab720\li1440\fi-1440 \ls2\ilvl1\cf2 {\listtext \f1 \uc0\u9702 \f0 }{\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://www.people.hbs.edu/liyer/iyer_khanna_varshney_EPWresubmission.pdf"}}{\fldrslt \ul Pre-publication version}}\cf0 \ {\listtext \f1 \uc0\u9702 \f0 }Media: {\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://www.nytimes.com/2011/12/22/world/asia/indias-boom-creates-openings-for-untouchables.html?pagewanted=all&_r=0"}}{\fldrslt \cf2 \ul \ulc2 New York Times}}, {\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://www.business-standard.com/article/companies/the-curious-phenomenon-of-dalit-entrepreneurship-113022700005_1.html"}}{\fldrslt \cf2 \ul \ulc2 Business Standard}}, {\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-21972989"}}{\fldrslt \cf2 \ul \ulc2 BBC}}, {\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://ideasforindia.in/article.aspx?article_id=179"}}{\fldrslt \cf2 \ul \ulc2 Ideas for India}}.\ \pard\tx220\tx720\pardeftab720\li720\fi-720 \ls2\ilvl0\cf0 {\listtext \'95 }\ {\listtext \'95 }"The Power of Political Voice: Women's Political Representation and Crime in India." (with Anandi Mani, Prachi Mishra and Petia Topalova), \i American Economic Journal: Applied Economics \i0 4(4): 165-193, October 2012.\ \pard\tx940\tx1440\pardeftab720\li1440\fi-1440 \ls2\ilvl1\cf2 {\listtext \f1 \uc0\u9702 \f0 }{\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://www.people.hbs.edu/liyer/IMMT_AEJAppFinal.pdf"}}{\fldrslt \ul Pre-publication version}}\cf0 \ \ls2\ilvl1\cf2 {\listtext \f1 \uc0\u9702 \f0 }{\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://www.people.hbs.edu/liyer/Appendix_CrimeCategories.pdf"}}{\fldrslt \ul Online Appendix}}\cf0 \ {\listtext \f1 \uc0\u9702 \f0 }Media: {\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://hbswk.hbs.edu/item/6672.html"}}{\fldrslt \cf2 \ul \ulc2 HBS Working Knowledge}}, {\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://www.ideasforindia.in/article.aspx?article_id=153"}}{\fldrslt \cf2 \ul \ulc2 Ideas for India}}, {\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://tehelka.com/fighting-rapes-with-politics/?singlepage=1"}}{\fldrslt \cf2 \ul \ulc2 Tehelka.com}}, {\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://www.epaper.eisamay.com/Details.aspx?id=2241&boxid=1417260"}}{\fldrslt \cf2 \ul \ulc2 Ei Samay}}, {\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://m.theglobeandmail.com/news/world/indian-women-now-reporting-more-violent-crime-study-shows/article4201363/?service=mobile"}}{\fldrslt \cf2 \ul \ulc2 The Globe and Mail}}, {\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://blogs.wsj.com/indiarealtime/2011/08/08/economics-journal-women-in-local-politics-offer-biggest-benefit/"}}{\fldrslt \cf2 \ul \ulc2 Wall Street Journal}}, {\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://www.thestatesman.net/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=393492&catid=36"}}{\fldrslt \cf2 \ul \ulc2 The Statesman}}, {\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://www.deccanherald.com/content/211928/panchayati-raj-impact-positive-women.html"}}{\fldrslt \cf2 \ul \ulc2 Deccan Herald}}, {\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://www.livemint.com/Opinion/H2Yvz1K04q4wylcpgcXmTK/Why-women-should-have-more-political-power.html"}}{\fldrslt \cf2 \ul \ulc2 Livemint}}, {\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://www.business-standard.com/article/opinion/devesh-kapur-and-now-modestly-good-news-112040900038_1.html"}}{\fldrslt \cf2 \ul \ulc2 Business Standard}}\ \pard\tx220\tx720\pardeftab720\li720\fi-720 \ls2\ilvl0\cf0 {\listtext \'95 }\ {\listtext \'95 }"Traveling Agents: Political Change and Bureaucratic Turnover in India." (with Anandi Mani) \i Review of Economics and Statistics \i0 94(3): 723\'96739, August 2012.\ \pard\tx940\tx1440\pardeftab720\li1440\fi-1440 \ls2\ilvl1\cf2 {\listtext \f1 \uc0\u9702 \f0 }{\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://www.people.hbs.edu/liyer/Iyer_Mani_Bureaucrats_REStatFinalVersion.pdf"}}{\fldrslt \ul Pre-publication version}}\cf0 \ \ls2\ilvl1\cf2 {\listtext \f1 \uc0\u9702 \f0 }{\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://www.people.hbs.edu/liyer/Iyer_Mani_Bureaucrats_Appendix.pdf"}}{\fldrslt \ul Online Appendix}}\cf0 \ {\listtext \f1 \uc0\u9702 \f0 }Non-technical summary: {\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://www.ideasforindia.in/article.aspx?article_id=25"}}{\fldrslt \cf2 \ul \ulc2 Ideas for India Blog}}\ \pard\tx220\tx720\pardeftab720\li720\fi-720 \ls2\ilvl0\cf0 {\listtext \'95 }\ {\listtext \'95 }"Direct versus Indirect Colonial Rule in India: Long-term Consequences." \i Review of Economics and Statistics \i0 , 92 (4), 693-713, 2010.\ \pard\tx940\tx1440\pardeftab720\li1440\fi-1440 \ls2\ilvl1\cf2 {\listtext \f1 \uc0\u9702 \f0 }{\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://www.mitpressjournals.org/doi/pdfplus/10.1162/REST_a_00023"}}{\fldrslt \ul Lead article}}\cf0 \ {\listtext \f1 \uc0\u9702 \f0 }Media: {\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://www.economist.com/node/8104169"}}{\fldrslt \cf2 \ul \ulc2 The Economist}}, {\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://blog.foreignpolicy.com/posts/2010/11/16/how_helpful_was_british_colonialism"}}{\fldrslt \cf2 \ul \ulc2 Foreign Policy}}, {\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://online.wsj.com/article_print/SB117131554110006323.html"}}{\fldrslt \cf2 \ul \ulc2 Wall Street Journal}}\ \pard\tx220\tx720\pardeftab720\li720\fi-720 \ls2\ilvl0\cf0 {\listtext \'95 }\ {\listtext \'95 }"Pipeline Quotas and Women's Political Candidacy," Work in progress.\ \pard\pardeftab720\sa240 \cf0 \ \ \pard\pardeftab720\sa280 \b\fs28 \cf0 Property Rights \b0\fs24 \ \pard\tx220\tx720\pardeftab720\li720\fi-720 \ls3\ilvl0\cf2 {\listtext \'95 }{\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://www.hbs.edu/faculty/Publication%20Files/14-047_63fd40d7-4623-4ea2-8057-f1199275e896.pdf"}}{\fldrslt \ul "Economic Transition and Private-Sector Labor Demand: Evidence from Urban China."}}\cf0 (with Xin Meng, Nancy Qian and Xiaoxue Zhang), HBS Working Paper No.14-047, December 2013. \ {\listtext \'95 }"The Cost of Property Rights: Establishing Institutions on the Philippine Frontier Under American Rule, 1898-1918." (with Noel Maurer) Harvard Business School Working Paper, No. 09-023, August 2008. (Revised April 2009.) [{\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://www.hbs.edu/research/pdf/09-023.pdf"}}{\fldrslt \cf2 \ul \ulc2 PDF}}] \uc0\u8232 \ {\listtext \'95 }"Land Titling and Rural Transition in Vietnam." (with Quy-Toan Do) \i Economic Development and Cultural Change \i0 56, no. 3 (April 2008). \ \pard\tx720\pardeftab720 \cf0 \ \pard\tx220\tx720\pardeftab720\li720\fi-720 \ls4\ilvl0\cf0 {\listtext \'95 }"History, Institutions and Economic Performance: the Legacy of Colonial Land Tenure Systems in India." (with Abhijit Banerjee) \i American Economic Review \i0 95, no. 4 (September 2005): 1190-1213.\ \pard\tx940\tx1440\pardeftab720\li1440\fi-1440 \ls4\ilvl1\cf0 {\listtext \f1 \uc0\u9702 \f0 }Winner of the Inaugural Michael Wallerstein Award by the Political Economy Section of the American Political Science Association.\ \pard\tx720\tx1440\pardeftab720 \cf0 \ \pard\pardeftab720\sa280 \b\fs28 \cf0 Public Goods Provision \b0\fs24 \ \pard\tx220\tx720\pardeftab720\li720\fi-720 \ls5\ilvl0\cf0 {\listtext \'95 }"Religion, Politician Identity and Development Outcomes: Evidence from India." (with Sonia Bhalotra,Guilhem Cassan and Irma Clots-Figueras), \i Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization \i0 104:4-17, 2014.\ \pard\tx940\tx1440\pardeftab720\li1440\fi-1440 \ls5\ilvl1\cf2 {\listtext \f1 \uc0\u9702 \f0 }{\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://www.people.hbs.edu/liyer/BCCI_JEBO_Final_Sept2013.pdf"}}{\fldrslt \ul Pre-publication version}}\cf0 \ {\listtext \f1 \uc0\u9702 \f0 }Media: {\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://www.people.hbs.edu/liyer/Muslims_BusinessStandard.pdf"}}{\fldrslt \cf2 \ul \ulc2 Business Standard}}, {\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://marginalrevolution.com/marginalrevolution/2013/07/does-it-matter-if-muslim-representatives-are-elected-in-india.html"}}{\fldrslt \cf2 \ul \ulc2 Marginal Revolution}}.\ \pard\tx220\tx720\pardeftab720\li720\fi-720 \ls5\ilvl0\cf0 {\listtext \'95 }\ {\listtext \'95 }"Colonial Land Tenure, Electoral Competition, and Public Goods in India." (with Abhijit Banerjee) In \i Natural Experiments of History \i0 , edited by Jared Diamond and James Robinson. Harvard University Press, 2010. \ {\listtext \'95 }"Public Action for Public Goods: Theory and Evidence." (with Abhijit Banerjee and Rohini Somanathan) In \i Handbook of Development Economics. Vol. 4 \i0 , edited by T. Paul Schultz and John Strauss. Elsevier Science & Technology Books, 2008.\ \pard\tx940\tx1440\pardeftab720\li1440\fi-1440 \ls5\ilvl1\cf2 {\listtext \f1 \uc0\u9702 \f0 }{\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://www.nber.org/papers/w12911"}}{\fldrslt \ul NBER Working Paper 12911}}\cf0 \ \pard\tx220\tx720\pardeftab720\li720\fi-720 \ls5\ilvl0\cf0 {\listtext \'95 }\ {\listtext \'95 }"History, Social Divisions and Public Goods in Rural India." (with Abhijit Banerjee and Rohini Somanathan) \i Journal of the European Economic Association \i0 3, nos. 2-3 (April-May 2005): 639-647. \ \pard\pardeftab720\sa240 \cf0 \ \pard\pardeftab720\sa280 \b\fs28 \cf0 Conflict\ \pard\pardeftab720\sa240 \b0\fs24 \cf0 \ \pard\tx220\tx720\pardeftab720\li720\fi-720 \ls6\ilvl0\cf0 {\listtext \'95 }\ \pard\tx220\tx720\pardeftab720\li720\fi-720 \ls6\ilvl0\cf2 {\listtext \'95 }{\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://www.people.hbs.edu/liyer/Iyer_Topalova_PovertyCrime_April2014.pdf"}}{\fldrslt \ul \'93Poverty and Crime: Evidence from Rainfall and Trade Shocks in India.\'94}}\cf0 (with Petia Topalova), Harvard Business School Working Paper No. 14-067, April 2014.\ \pard\tx940\tx1440\pardeftab720\li1440\fi-1440 \ls6\ilvl1\cf0 {\listtext \f1 \uc0\u9702 \f0 }Media: {\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://www.slate.com/blogs/the_world_/2014/04/24/climate_change_and_crime_research_indicates_that_weather_shocks_cause_increased.html"}}{\fldrslt \cf2 \ul \ulc2 Slate}}, {\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://chrisblattman.com/2014/04/07/papers-liked/"}}{\fldrslt \cf2 \ul \ulc2 Chris Blattman's blog}}.\ \pard\tx220\tx720\pardeftab720\li720\fi-720 \ls6\ilvl0\cf0 {\listtext \'95 }\ {\listtext \'95 }\'93Mental Health in the Aftermath of Conflict.\'94 (with Quy-Toan Do), in Michelle Garfinkel and Stergios Skaperdas, eds., \i Oxford Handbook of the Economics of Peace and Conflict \i0 , Oxford University Press, 2012. \ {\listtext \'95 }\'93Managing Conflict.\'94 In Ejaz Ghani, ed., \i Reshaping Tomorrow: Is South Asia Ready for the Big Leap? \i0 , Oxford University Press, 2011.\ \pard\tx940\tx1440\pardeftab720\li1440\fi-1440 \ls6\ilvl1\cf0 {\listtext \f1 \uc0\u9702 \f0 }Non-technical summaries: {\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://voxeu.org/index.php?q=node/4794"}}{\fldrslt \cf2 \ul \ulc2 VoxEU}}; {\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://siteresources.worldbank.org/INTPREMNET/Resources/EP31.pdf"}}{\fldrslt \i \cf2 Economic Premise \i0 \ul No. 31 (September 2010).}}\ \pard\tx220\tx720\pardeftab720\li720\fi-720 \ls6\ilvl0\cf0 {\listtext \'95 }\ {\listtext \'95 }"Geography, Poverty and Conflict in Nepal." (with Quy-Toan Do) \i Journal of Peace Research \i0 , 47 (6), 2010.\ \pard\tx940\tx1440\pardeftab720\li1440\fi-1440 \ls6\ilvl1\cf2 {\listtext \f1 \uc0\u9702 \f0 }{\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://www.people.hbs.edu/liyer/Do_Iyer_Nepal_JPR.pdf"}}{\fldrslt \ul Pre-publication version}}\cf0 \ {\listtext \f1 \uc0\u9702 \f0 }Media: {\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://poverty-action.org/blog/economic-conditions-political-institutions-and-conflict"}}{\fldrslt \cf2 \ul \ulc2 Innovations in Poverty Action Blog}}, {\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://hbswk.hbs.edu/item/5689.html"}}{\fldrslt \cf2 \ul \ulc2 HBS Working Knowledge}}\ \pard\tx220\tx720\pardeftab720\li720\fi-720 \ls6\ilvl0\cf0 {\listtext \'95 }\ {\listtext \'95 }\'93Creating Jobs in South Asia\'92s Conflict Zones.\'94 (with Indhira Santos), World Bank Policy Research Working Paper 6104, June 2012.\ \pard\tx940\tx1440\pardeftab720\li1440\fi-1440 \ls6\ilvl1\cf0 {\listtext \f1 \uc0\u9702 \f0 }Non-technical summary: {\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://blogs.worldbank.org/developmenttalk/the-employment-challenge-in-south-asia-s-conflict-zones"}}{\fldrslt \cf2 \ul \ulc2 World Bank Let's Talk Development Blog }}.\ \pard\tx220\tx720\pardeftab720\li720\fi-720 \ls6\ilvl0\cf0 {\listtext \'95 }\ {\listtext \'95 }\'93Politician Identity and Religious Violence in India." (with Sonia Bhalotra and Irma Clots-Figueras), Work in progress.\ \pard\pardeftab720\sa280 \b\fs28 \cf0 Other Publications\ \pard\pardeftab720\sa240 \b0\fs24 \cf0 \ \pard\tx220\tx720\pardeftab720\li720\fi-720 \ls7\ilvl0\cf0 {\listtext \'95 }\'93The Long Run Consequences of Colonial Institutions.\'94 in Latika Chaudhary, Bishnupriya Gupta, Tirthankar Roy and Anand Swamy, eds., \i A New Economic History of India \i0 , Routledge, forthcoming. \ {\listtext \'95 }\'93Is Decentralization Helping the Lagging Regions?\'94 with Ejaz Ghani and Saurabh Mishra, in Ejaz Ghani, ed., \i The Poor Half Billion in South Asia \i0 , Oxford University Press, 2010.\ \pard\tx940\tx1440\pardeftab720\li1440\fi-1440 \ls7\ilvl1\cf0 {\listtext \f1 \uc0\u9702 \f0 }Media: {\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://www.voxeu.org/index.php?q=node/7859"}}{\fldrslt \cf2 \ul \ulc2 VoxEU }}, {\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://siteresources.worldbank.org/EXTPREMNET/Resources/EP110.pdf"}}{\fldrslt \cf2 \ul \ulc2 Economic Premise }}, {\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://www.huffingtonpost.com/otaviano-canuto/south-asia-and-the-geogra_b_2901400.html"}}{\fldrslt \cf2 \ul \ulc2 Huffington Post }}.\ \pard\tx220\tx720\pardeftab720\li720\fi-720 \ls7\ilvl0\cf0 {\listtext \'95 }\ {\listtext \'95 }\'93Are Lagging Regions Catching Up with Leading Regions?\'94 with Ejaz Ghani and Saurabh Mishra, in Ejaz Ghani, ed., \i The Poor Half Billion in South Asia \i0 , Oxford University Press, 2010.\ \pard\tx940\tx1440\pardeftab720\li1440\fi-1440 \ls7\ilvl1\cf0 {\listtext \f1 \uc0\u9702 \f0 }Non-technical summary: {\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://www.voxeu.org/index.php?q=node/7704"}}{\fldrslt \cf2 \ul \ulc2 VoxEU }}, {\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://www.ideasforindia.in/Article.aspx?article_id=112"}}{\fldrslt \cf2 \ul \ulc2 Ideas for India}}.\ \pard\pardeftab720\sa240 \cf0 \ \pard\pardeftab720\sa280 \b\fs28 \cf0 HBS Course Materials\ \pard\pardeftab720\sa240 \b0\fs24 \cf0 \ \pard\pardeftab720 \cf0 Alfaro, Laura, Lakshmi Iyer and Hilary White. \'93The United Kingdom and the Means to Prosperity.\'94 Harvard Business School Case 715-007.\ \pard\pardeftab720\sa240 \cf0 \ \pard\pardeftab720 \cf0 Iyer, Lakshmi and David Lane. \'93Indonesia: Growth and Stability in a Global Economy.\'94 Harvard Business School Case 715-002.\ \pard\pardeftab720\sa240 \cf0 \ Iyer, Lakshmi. \'93Property Rights and Policy Authority: Institutions and Institutional Change in Emerging Markets.\'94 Harvard Business School Module Note 714-045.\ \ \pard\pardeftab720 \cf0 Iyer, Lakshmi and David Lane. \'93Indonesia's OJK: Building Financial Stability.\'94 Harvard Business School Case 713-003.\ Iyer, Lakshmi. \'93Indonesia\'92s OJK: Building Financial Stability (TN).\'94 Harvard Business School Teaching Note 714-046.\ \pard\pardeftab720\sa240 \cf0 Iyer, Lakshmi. "Monetary Policy and Bank Supervision." Harvard Business School Technical Note 713-073.\ \ \pard\pardeftab720 \cf0 Iyer, Lakshmi and G.A. Donovan. \'93Urbanizing China.\'94 Harvard Business School Case 713-037.\ Iyer, Lakshmi. \'93Urbanizing China (TN).\'94 Harvard Business School Teaching Note 714-037.\ \pard\tx220\tx720\pardeftab720\li720\fi-720 \ls8\ilvl0\cf0 {\listtext \'95 }Featured at {\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://caseplace.org/d.asp?d=6827"}}{\fldrslt \cf2 \ul \ulc2 Caseplace.org (Aspen Institute)}}\ \pard\pardeftab720\sa240 \cf0 \ \pard\pardeftab720 \cf0 Iyer, Lakshmi and Ian Cornell. \'93The World Bank in 2012: Choosing a Leader.\'94 Harvard Business School Case 713-013.\ Iyer, Lakshmi. \'93The World Bank in 2012: Choosing a Leader (TN).\'94 Harvard Business School Case 713-047.\ \pard\pardeftab720\sa240 \cf0 \ \pard\pardeftab720 \cf0 Iyer, Lakshmi, and Richard H. K. Vietor. "India 2014: The Challenges of Governance." Harvard Business School Case 712-038.\ Iyer, Lakshmi. "India 2014: The Challenges of Governance (TN)." Harvard Business School Case 714-038.\ \pard\pardeftab720\sa240 \cf0 \ \pard\pardeftab720 \cf0 Iyer, Lakshmi, and Namrata Arora. "Hollywood in India: Protecting Intellectual Property (A)." Harvard Business School Case 711-017.\ Iyer, Lakshmi, and Namrata Arora. "Hollywood in India: Protecting Intellectual Property (B)." Harvard Business School Supplement 711-018.\ Iyer, Lakshmi. "Hollywood in India: Protecting Intellectual Property (A) and (B) (TN)." Harvard Business School Teaching Note 711-076.\ \pard\tx220\tx720\pardeftab720\li720\fi-720 \ls9\ilvl0\cf0 {\listtext \'95 }Part of HBS Premier Case Collection 2012.\ {\listtext \'95 }Media: {\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://hbswk.hbs.edu/item/6731.html"}}{\fldrslt \cf2 \ul \ulc2 HBS Working Knowledge}}\ \pard\pardeftab720\sa240 \cf0 \ \pard\pardeftab720 \cf0 Iyer, Lakshmi, and Jonathan Schlefer. \'93India: The Road to Inclusive Growth.\'94 Harvard Business School Case 710-046.\ Iyer, Lakshmi. \'93India: The Road to Inclusive Growth (TN).\'94 Harvard Business School Teaching Note 711-009.\ \pard\pardeftab720\sa240 \cf0 \ Iyer, Lakshmi, and Matthew C. Weinzierl. "Ben Bernanke: Person of the Year?" Harvard Business School Case 710-051.\ \ \pard\pardeftab720 \cf0 Iyer, Lakshmi, John D. Macomber, and Namrata Arora. "Dharavi: Developing Asia's Largest Slum." Harvard Business School Case 710-004.\ Iyer, Lakshmi, and John D. Macomber. "Dharavi: Developing Asia's Largest Slum (B)." Harvard Business School Supplement 711-107.\ Iyer, Lakshmi, and John D. Macomber. "Dharavi: Developing Asia's Largest Slum (TN)." Harvard Business School Teaching Note 710-011.\ \pard\tx220\tx720\pardeftab720\li720\fi-720 \ls10\ilvl0\cf0 {\listtext \'95 }Featured in HBS Alumni Bulletin, March 2010.\ {\listtext \'95 }Part of HBS Premier Case Collection 2011.\ {\listtext \'95 }Media: {\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://www.marketplace.org/topics/world/indian-slum-becomes-hot-property"}}{\fldrslt \cf2 \ul \ulc2 NPR}}, {\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://www.nytimes.com/2011/12/29/world/asia/in-indian-slum-misery-work-politics-and-hope.html?pagewanted=1"}}{\fldrslt \cf2 \ul \ulc2 New York Times }}, {\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://articles.economictimes.indiatimes.com/2011-06-17/news/29669996_1_dabbawalas-india-research-center-harvard-business-school"}}{\fldrslt \cf2 \ul \ulc2 Economic Times }}, {\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://hbswk.hbs.edu/item/6399.html"}}{\fldrslt \cf2 \ul \ulc2 HBS Working Knowledge}}\ \pard\pardeftab720\sa240 \cf0 \ \pard\pardeftab720 \cf0 Alfaro, Laura, and Lakshmi Iyer. "Special Economic Zones in India: Public Purpose and Private Property (A)." Harvard Business School Case 709-027.\ Alfaro, Laura, Lakshmi Iyer, and Namrata Arora. "Tata Motors in Singur: Public Purpose and Private Property (B)." Harvard Business School Case 709-029.\ Alfaro, Laura, Lakshmi Iyer, and Rachna Tahilyani. "Land Acquisition in India: Public Purpose and Private Property (C)." Harvard Business School Case 714-023.\ Alfaro, Laura, and Lakshmi Iyer. "Public Purpose and Private Property (A) and (B) (TN)." Harvard Business School Teaching Note 709-028.\ \pard\tx220\tx720\pardeftab720\li720\fi-720 \ls11\ilvl0\cf0 {\listtext \'95 }Part of HBS Premier Case Collection 2013.\ {\listtext \'95 }Related article in \i The Christian Science Monitor \i0 (July 31, 2009): {\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK "http://www.csmonitor.com/2009/0731/p09s01-coop.html"}}{\fldrslt \cf2 \ul \ulc2 \'93India\'92s Pockets of Prosperity?\'94}} with Laura Alfaro and Semil Shah.\ \pard\pardeftab720\sa240 \cf0 \ \pard\pardeftab720 \cf0 Iyer, Lakshmi. "Punjab and Kerala: Regional Development in India." Harvard Business School Case 707-008.\ Iyer, Lakshmi. "Punjab and Kerala: Regional Development in India (TN)." Harvard Business School Teaching Note 708-047.\ \pard\pardeftab720\sa240 \cf0 \ \pard\pardeftab720 \cf0 Iyer, Lakshmi. "To Trade or Not to Trade: NAFTA and the Prospects for Free Trade in the Americas." Harvard Business School Case 705-034.\ Iyer, Lakshmi. "To Trade or Not to Trade: NAFTA and the Prospects of Free Trade in the Americas (TN)." Harvard Business School Teaching Note 706-011.\ \pard\pardeftab720\sa240 \cf0 \ \pard\pardeftab720 \cf0 Iyer, Lakshmi, and Noel Maurer. "What Should the Federal Reserve Do? Thoughts of Greenspan and Bernanke." Harvard Business School Case 706-017.\ \pard\pardeftab720\sa240 \cf0 \ \pard\pardeftab720 \cf0 Abdelal, Rawi E., Lakshmi Iyer, and Noel Maurer. "Business, Government, and the International Economy (BGIE): Course Overview." Harvard Business School Note 706-029.\ }