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Aditya Balasubramanian




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Aditya Balasubramanian is a historian of modern South Asia working as Lecturer in Economic History at the Australian National University. His book project, Free Economy and Opposition Politics in India: A History (working title), under contract with Princeton University Press, is a social and political history of economic ideas and opposition-making in democratic India. He is based at the Harvard Center in 2022, where he will work on a history of roads and road transportation in South Asia from the mid-19th century and articles about Afro-Asian worldmaking before Bandung and the transnational history of eucalyptus and biofuel consumption in India.