2020                Raghunath, Nilanjan.  Shaping the Future of Work:  The Power of Collaboration in Times of Disruption. Under Contract McGill Queens University Press.

Book Chapters

2019                      Raghunath Nilanjan. “Automation versus Nationalism: Challenges to the Future of Work in the Software Industry”.  In Smets, K., Leurs, K., Georgiou, M., Witteborn, S. & Gajjala, R. (Eds.) The SAGE Handbook of Media and Migration.  London: SAGE, chapter 44.

2017 .          Raghunath, Nilanjan. “Minority Indian Communities in Singapore.” In The Singapore Ethnic Mosaic: Many Cultures, One People, edited by Mathew Mathews, 349 – 362. Singapore: World Scientific.

Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles

2020           Raghunath Nilanjan, Felis Marta. “The Digital Economy and the Future of Employment: How will Cryptocurrency affect Labor?” Tradition and Discovery.  Polanyi Society Periodical.  Accepted.

2020         Raghunath Nilanjan “China’s Social Credit System and its Impact on Credibility and Social Mobility of its Citizens,” Sociology Compass.  Accepted.

2019             Koronis, Georgios, Pei Zhi Chia, Kang Kai Siang Jacob, Silva Arlindo, Yogiaman Yogiaman, and Raghunath Nilanjan. “An Empirical Study on the Impact of Design Brief Information on the Creativity of Design Outcomes with consideration of Gender, and Gender Diversity.” Journal of Mechanical Design. Forthcoming. Impact Factor  2.783.

2017              Raghunath Nilanjan, Aye Myat Khine Win, Fumiko Nishino.  “Why is STEM Unattractive to Women? A Comparison of STEM Education in Japan and the    United States.” Heinz Journal of Public Policy. Volume 15, (2), pp. 12-28.

2016             Raghunath Nilanjan. “Effects of Corporate Status on Social Networks and Status Attainment: The Case of Indian Software Professionals.” Journal of Management and Entrepreneurship, 10, 2, 1-25. April-June.

2016              Raghunath Nilanjan and Timothy Li. “Unlearning Anxieties of the Unfamiliar: Teaching Advanced Sociological Topics to Engineering Students.” International Journal of Engineering Education, 32, 2 (A), 1-14.

Peer-Reviewed Conference Papers

2019                Raghunath Nilanjan. “The Role of Firms in Talent Migration of Indian Software Professionals.” Wharton Conference on Migration, Organizations, and Management.” Wharton Business School, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia PA, May 30, 31.

2018              Raghunath Nilanjan. Challenges to Global Outsourcing and the Software Industry in the City of Bengaluru.” Work Employment and Society Conference, Belfast, Northern Ireland, 11-14 September. 

2018             Raghunath, Nilanjan “Effects of Corporate Status Revisited”.  American    Sociological Association Meeting, 11-14 August 2018, Philadelphia PA.

2017             Raghunath Nilanjan.  “Reaching Full Employment in the Digital Economy: Lessons Learnt from Michael Polanyi.  Polanyi Society Annual Meeting 2017, 17, 19 November.  Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Invited Presentations

2019                      “Millennial Identity and its Impact on Their Choices in the Fourth Industrial Revolution” Unpacking Industry 4.0: The Limits of Digitalizing Everything.  College of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences NTU. 8 February.

2019                    “Collaborating to Bridge the Digital Divide in the 4th Industrial Revolution.” International Symposium “Wellbeing and Inequality in the Digital Age” Centre for Social Policy and Social Change, Lingnan University, Hong Kong, January 10 – January 11.

2018                       Migration and Algorithms of Love Arranged Marriages among Educated Indian Women.” Intimacy, Sexuality and Family in the Process of Migration: European/Asian Experiences Compared.  Université libre de Bruxelles, Belgium. 18-19 December. 

2016                      “Gendered Innovation Case on Science and Engineering in India. Women and Gender in Science and Engineering, Research Institute of Asian Women, Sookmyung Women’s University, Seoul, South Korea.  3 November. 


2016                            All the Single Ladies: Unmarried Women and the Rise of an Independent Nation, by Rebecca Triaster. Asian Women, 32, 4, 125-127.

2010                            Women and Work in Indonesia, by Michael Ford and Lyn Parker (eds.). Asian Business and Management, 9, 3, 257–258.

2009                          Global ‘Body Shopping’: An Indian Labor System in the Information Technology Industry, by Xiang Biao. Asian Journal of Social Science, 37, 1, 170–180.

2009                         The Encyclopedia of the Indian Diaspora, by Brij V. Lal (ed.). Asian Journal of Social Science, 37, 2, 315–320.


2018                     Media Corp Channel 8. “Digital Natives) by Zhengyi Lee.  5 September 2018.

2016                            Channel News Asia, “No Prisoner to their Cells: Dumbphones over Smart Phones for Some in Singapore” by Justin Ong, 22 September.

2015                            Channel News Asia, “Enabling Digital Inclusion as Singapore Moves Towards Smart Nation Vision.” 5 July.

2015                           Channel News Asia, “Love Asia with Henry Golding” 28 February.

2014                            Channel News Asia, First Look Asia, “Millennials in the Workforce.” 30 September.

2014                            Global Twitter Campaign on the Millennial Workforce Challenges. Panel Expert with SAP, Asia. 17 November.