CALL FOR PAPERS
PRIVATISATION IN EDUCATION - ISSUES OF CHOICE, QUALITY, EQUITY AND SOCIAL JUSTICE
The Privatisation in Education Research Initiative (PERI) and Young Lives are seeking to commission a number of policy-oriented research papers which employ Young Lives India school survey data from graduate students and other researchers in quantitative social sciences. We are inviting students to submit proposals for papers (written in English) which could become part of their course requirements, for example as extended essays, dissertations, theses or PhD chapters. For other researchers, we are inviting proposals for research papers (written in English). It is anticipated that high quality papers will be published in a joint working paper series and potentially in peer-reviewed journals and/or in an edited book.
A payment of 2,500 US Dollars / £1,500 British Pounds will be made to successful applicants upon receipt of a final paper of acceptable quality.
DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION OF PROPOSALS:
Proposals will be considered and approved on a rolling basis up to 31 March 2014. Applicants should submit their proposals as soon as possible by e-mail to Indiayounglives@gmail.com
For further information please visit our website: www.younglives-india.org