Irfan is the Hamad Bin Khalifa al Thani Professor of Indian Politics and the Director of the Georgetown India Initiative, and a noted scholar of economic development, democratization, and civil conflict in the developing world. His books include Coalition Politics and Economic Development (2011) and Elections in Hard Times (2016, with T.E. Flores).
Political Leadership and Sovereign Debt Ratings
Georgetown India Initiative, Georgetown University
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