Senior Fellow at World Policy Institute; Associate Fellow the Asia Society; Author Planet India
Mira Kamdar appears in the following:
Tuesday, January 08, 2013
In a rare testimony, writer and author Mira Kamdar recounts her own experience with conservative views towards women, even as a young girl in India. Though she grew up in the United States, Kamdar was taught by her Indian grandfather that as a female, she should remain invisible.
Thursday, August 25, 2011
A battle over anti-corruption legislation has led to major protests and hunger strikes in India. Mira Kamdar, senior fellow at the World Policy Institute and associate fellow at the Asia Society, fills us in on what’s going on there for today’s Backstory.
Thursday, December 02, 2010
Monday, November 08, 2010
Roben Farzad, senior writer for Bloomberg Businessweek, explains "quantitative easing" and is joined by Mira Kamdar, author of Planet India: The Turbulent Rise of the Largest Democracy and the Future of Our World (Scribner, 2008), to discuss the economic significance of President Obama's trip to India.
Thursday, November 04, 2010
President Obama travels to India this weekend, and while his trip may come at time of heightened tensions between in the region, but India and Pakistan have been feuding for decades. Ending that conflict has become a centerpiece of the President’s foreign policy. On today’s second Underreported segment Mira Kamdar, senior fellow at the World Policy Institute and an associate fellow at the Asia Society looks at prospects for a comprehensive (and elusive) peace deal between India and Pakistan, and what it could mean for U.S. interests in the region, including in Afghanistan.
Monday, June 07, 2010
Mira Kamdar, fellow at the Asia Society and senior fellow at the World Policy Institute, discusses the eight convictions of Union Carbide representatives in relation to the Bhopal.
Thursday, May 07, 2009
—Mira Kamdar of the World Policy Institute on elections in India
Thursday, May 07, 2009
To discuss the implications of Zardari's stand, joining The Takeaway is Sherry Rehman, the former Information Minister under Pakistan's President Asif Ali Zardari and Mira Kamdar, Senior Fellow at the World Policy Institute, Associate Fellow of the Asia Society, and author of Planet India: the Turbulent Rise of The Largest Democracy and the Future of Our World.
In case you missed President Obama's remarks after his meeting with Afghan President Hamid Karzai and Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari, here they are: