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Sunil Amrith

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Bio: 

Associate Professor (Reader) in Modern Asian History at Birkbeck College, London. His most recent work has been on the Bay of Bengal as a region connecting South and Southeast Asia.

Research: 

Trans-regional movement of people, ideas, and institutions, and has encompassed the history of public health, the history of migration, and environmental history.

Selected publications: 

Crossing the Bay of Bengal: The Furies of Nature and the Fortunes of Migrants (2013).

Paper title: 

Immigration, Labor and Return