Brookings India Impact Series


  • When Land Comes in the Way: India's Connectivity Infrastructure in Nepal 

    Xavier, Constantino; Riya Sinha, (Brookings India, 2020-08-13)
    Land acquisition for infrastructure projects abroad is one of the principal challenges the Indian government faces while pursuing its strategy of regional connectivity in South Asia. This paper examines two in-depth case studies on Indian-funded ...
  • Following the Money: China Inc's Growing Stake in India - China Relations 

    Krishnan, Ananth (Brookings India, 2020-03-30)
    The growth of Chinese investments into India since 2014 has changed the nature of what has been a largely transactional trade relationship. Chinese companies are emerging as prominent players and investors, in areas ranging from infrastructure and ...
  • Survey of India’s Strategic Community 

    Jaishankar, Dhruva (Brookings India, 2019-03-15)
    India is a rising power today. Within the next year or two, it will have the world’s fifth-largest economy. It already has the largest diaspora, is the world’s largest arms importer, and is the world’s third-largest energy consumer. India’s companies ...
  • Integrating Renewable Energy Into India’s Grid̶- Harder Than It Looks 

    Tongia, Rahul; Harish, Santosh; Walawalkar, Rahul (Brookings India, 2018-11-30)
    In this paper, we focus on the major knowledge gaps when it comes to planning for and adapting to the rapid expansion of renewable energy power in India. The note is structured as follows. In section 2, we give an overview of the power grid in India, ...

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