Author: Phillipgara

Final Days looking back at India Lab

In both on-site work and travel throughout India, I am reminded of some material I had been reading and watching prior to leaving. On the last days of the trip visiting Mumbai and finishing work, the works collide.


The sources that inform … Read more 

Traveling in India

After a first week on the ground in Noida and Delhi the team hit the road to learn about Indian culture, and do research at a different speed.

Our preferred method of travel was trains and “took tooks” – India’s motorized scooter vehicles … Read more 

Exploring India’s Economy 2.0


Our team arrived in Noida, a boom city on the outskirts of of Delhi, greeted by a mix of high tech steel and glass and chaotic bustling markets.


Nothing captured this contrast better than our host company One97, creators of the rapidly growing eCommerce … Read more