Published Papers

1. “Bureaucratic Capacity and Class Voting: Evidence from Across the World and the United States” with Kimuli Kasara.” Forthcoming. You can read the draft here.

2. Suryanarayan. 2017. “When do the poor vote for the right-wing and why: Hierarchy and vote choice in the Indian states”. Comparative Political Studies 52(2).  You can read the paper here.

3. Huber, John D. & Pavithra Suryanarayan. 2016. “Ethnic Inequality and the Ethnification of Political Parties: Evidence from India.” World Politics 68(1). You can read the paper here

4. Kasara, Kimuli and Pavithra Suryanarayan. 2015.“When do the Rich Vote Less than the Poor and Why?: Explaining Turnout Inequality across the World,” American Journal of Political Science 59(3): 613-627. You can read the paper here

5. Jensenius, Francesca Refsum and Pavithra Suryanarayan 2015. “Fragmentation and Decline in India’s State Assemblies: A Review 1967 – 2007,” Asian Survey 55(5).

6. Chhibber, Pradeep, Francesca Refsum Jensenius and Pavithra Suryanarayan. 2014. “Party Organization and Party Proliferation in India,” Party Politics  20(4): 489-505.