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2018 Mittal Institute Symposium Resources


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Narayan Khandekar, Director of the Straus Center for Conservation and Technical Studies, Harvard Art Museums

“The Making of Mark Rothko’s Harvard Murals”

Narayan Khandekar takes us inside the Harvard art laboratory housing the rarest color pigments in the world


Jinah Kim, Gardner Cowles Associate Professor of History of Art and Architecture South and Southeast Asian, Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences

Women in South Asian Art


John Naslund, Research Fellow in Global Health and Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School

The Affordable Care Act, Accountable Care Organizations, and Mental Health Care for Older Adults: Implications and Opportunities

Digital technology for treating and preventing mental disorders in low-income and middle-income countries: a narrative review of the literature


Vikram Patel, MBBS, PhD, Pershing Square Professor of Global Health, Harvard Medical School

When Science Masks Hate

Compromising positions: Time to reclaim sexuality from the self-appointed guardians of morality

Why they Die Young 

An Inconvenient Truth


Ashok Gadgil, Faculty Senior Scientist at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory; Andrew and Virginia Rudd Family Foundation Chair Professor of Safe Water and Sanitation, UC Berkeley

Stove Solutions: Improving Health, Safety, and the Environment in Darfur with Fuel-Efficient Cookstoves

Inventor’s Projects Serve the Neediest

Cheap, efficient cookstoves are a Small-tech Solution with a Big Payoff


Asim Khwaja, Professor of International Finance and Development, Harvard Kennedy School

These 3 Barriers Make it Hard for Policymakers to Use the Evidence that Development Researchers Produce

Pilot study on effect of political influence on tax payment compliance


Pritha Chatterjee, Fellow at Berkman Klein Center for Internet and Society at Harvard University

Impact evaluation: Why flagship BPL health insurance scheme is in rather poor health

A prescription for the doctor


Tarun Khanna, Jorge Paulo Lemann Professor, HBS; Director, The Lakshmi Mittal South Asia Institute

What We’ve Learned from 101 Entrepreneurs in Emerging Markets

Technology for Refugees: Empower and Reconnect


Venkatesh Murthy, Professor and Chair of Molecular & Cellular Biology, Harvard University

Reversing brain drain: City has best critical mass of neuroscientists

Development and Refinement of Functional Properties of Adult-Born Neurons