Tanu Kumar


Job Candidates

Methodology & Formal Theory
Area - South Asia
Academic Subfields: 
Comparative Politics

Graduate Students

Personal Statement: 

I am interested in the determinants of the political, social, and economic behavior of the urban poor in developing countries. I also have a strong interest in research methodology, particularly experimental methods. 

My dissertation project aims to identify the role that formal housing plays in the political and economic behavior of low-income residents of Mumbai, India.

Please find a copy of my CV here.

Dissertation Committee Chair: 
Pradeep Chhibber
Primary Subfield: 
Methodology & Formal Theory
Secondary Subfield: 
South Asia
Comparative Politics