John Adams (University of Virginia)
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Center for South Asian Studies
University of Virginia
11817 Duck Circle
Spotsylvania, Virginia 22553 USA
phone: 540-785-1798 (office & residence)
phone: 540-538-8387 (mobile)
description of work:
Economic development and social change in South Asia, with an emphasis on
India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, and Nepal. Economic growth and development
and sectoral policy. Special interests are trade, agriculture, village
change, peasant rationality, informal sector. Secondary interest in
economic and social history and economic anthropology including village studies.
Human rights and U.S. immigration claims.