Former Collaborating Researcher
Vivek Chibber collaborated with UNRISD for the project Poverty Reduction and Policy Regimes and the flagship report Combating Poverty and Inequality (2006-2010), for which he wrote a paper on Organized Interests, Development Strategies and Social Policy in India. At the time of his collaboration with UNRISD, he was an Associate Professor of Sociology at New York University, USA.
His book Locked In Place: State Building and Late Industrialization in India won the Distinguished Publication Award, American Sociological Association 2006. Chibber holds a PhD.