Select Articles

India’s Narendra Modi Isn’t a Game ChangerForeign Policy, September 2019

India’s Authoritarian StreakForeign Affairs, May 2018

How Identity Issues Keep India and Israel ApartForeign Affairs, July 2017 (with Michal Ben-Josef Hirsch)

Cooperation in South Asia: The Case for Redefining Alliances, Atlantic Council, April 2016 (with Bharath Gopalaswamy)

Foreign Policy A La Modi, Foreign Affairs, April 2014 (selected as a Foreign Affairs Best of 2014)

India’s Feeble Foreign Policy, Foreign Affairs, May/June 2013

Select Op-Eds

Has India Seen a Foreign Policy Reset Under Narendra Modi?OUPBlog, 15 January 2017 (with Kate Sullivan de Estrada)

SAARC is Dead. Long Live SAARC.,  The Diplomat, 5 November 2016 (with Bharath Gopalaswamy)

Can Xi Jinping and Modi Establish an Economic Partnership?, Asia Society Policy Institute, 2014.

Not Just About the Islands: China, Japan and the ADIZ, The Hindu, 10 December 2013

The Trauma of Colonialism, The New York Times, 14 August 2013

India’s Global Ambition and the Nuclear DealThe Christian Science Monitor, 25 July 2008


Associate Professor of International Relations