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India in Transition: The 2014 Election in Perspective

Chatham House, London

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Sumantra Bose, Professor of International and Comparative Politics, LSE; Author, Transforming India: Challenges to the World's Largest Democracy


India's 16th general election in 2014 is shaping up to be a critical juncture in the evolution of the nation's politics. The speaker will discuss its significance, focusing particularly on the decisive emergence of regional leaders and parties as the dominant actors of India's democracy.