Anoop Sadanandan is a social scientist, who studies and writes about politics, law and the economy. 

He is the author of a book, several academic papers and shorter journalistic articles. His book, Why Democracy Deepens, explores the development of democracy in India.

Currently, he teaches at the Maxwell School of Public Affairs in Syracuse University, New York.

He holds a PhD from Duke University.

He tweets under @SadanandanAnoop