Other Writings

September 18, 2019. Early Modern History and Colonial Rule: A Story of Subnational Development in Myanmar. (in Tea Circle: An Oxford Forum for New Perspectives on Burma/Myanmar)

Here, using pre-colonial and colonial data, I examine if early history explains subsequent state presence in Bago, Myanmar.

May 28, 2018. What do the night lights tell us about the Rohingya plight? (in Tea Circle: An Oxford Forum for New Perspectives on Burma/Myanmar)

Here, I discuss the satellite images that show evidence of human settlement in Buthidaung and Maungdaw over the past twelve months, despite the exodus of Rohingya people.