World Affairs Council of Dallas-Fort Worth presents Milan Vaishnav
Does crime pay? Is that a fair question in the political world? In an attempt to determine the answer, the Council has created Breach of Trust: The Crime & Corruption Series. First up is an examination of politics and crime in India by Milan Vaishnav, Director of the South Asia Program in Washington for the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. He’s the author of When Crime Pays: Money and Muscle in Indian Politics.
Before taking his current position, Vaishnav worked at the Center for Global Development, the Center for Strategic and International Studies, and the Council on Foreign Relations. He has taught at Columbia, Georgetown and George Washington Universities. He holds a B.A. in International Relations from the University of Pennsylvania. He earned his M.A., M. Phil. and Ph.D. in Political Science at Columbia.