The author has completed her PhD in Architecture from Pennsylvania State University, USA in 2022. Prior to joining Penn State, she studied Urban Design from CEPT University, India. Her current research focuses on urban land grab, land inequality, and housing crisis in the Global South.
Founded in 2011, South Asia Journal (SAJ) is a policy magazine focused on issues relating to South Asia. Bearing no political affiliation, the journal’s goal is to provide discerning, critical perspectives on the South Asian sub-continent and its evolving relationship to the broader world. SAJ aims to highlight emerging regional trends, especially issues which call for more emphasis among decision makers and policy framers.