Research Articles
  1. Singh C, Rahman A (2018) Urbanising the rural: reflections on India’s National Rurban Mission Asia and the Pacific Policy Studies, DOI: 10.1002/app5.234 (in press)
  2. Gajjar S, Singh C, Deshpande (2018) Tracing back to move ahead: Development Pathways that define Adaptation Futures Climate and Development, DOI: 10.1080/17565529.2018.1442793 [Link]
  3. Singh C (2018) Is Participatory Watershed Development Building Local Adaptive Capacity? Findings from a case study in Rajasthan, India Environment and Development, DOI: 10.1016/j.envdev.2017.11.004 [Link]
  4. Singh C (2017) Using life histories to understand temporal vulnerability to climate change in highly dynamic contexts SAGE Research Methods Case, DOI: 10.4135/9781526440358 [Link].
  5. Singh C, Daron J, Bazaz A,  Ziervogel G, Spear D, Krishnaswamy J, Zaroug M, Kituyi E (2017) The utility of weather and climate information for adaptation decision making: current uses and future prospects in Africa and India Climate and Development DOI: 10.1080/17565529.2017.1318744 [Link]
  6. Singh C, Deshpande T, Basu, R (2017) How do we assess vulnerability to climate change in India? A systematic review of literature Regional Environmental Change, 17(2) 527-538 doi:10.1007/s10113-016-1043-y [Link]
  7. Singh C, Dorward P, and Osbahr H (2016) Developing a holistic approach to the analysis of farmer decision-making: implications for adaptation policy and practice in developing countries Land Use Policy, 59, 329-343 [Link]
  8. Zanzanaini C, Tran B, Singh C, Hart A, Milder J, DeClerck F (2017) Integrated landscape management for agriculture, livelihoods, and ecosystem conservation: An assessment of of experience from South and Southeast Asia Landscape and Urban Planning, 165, 11-21 [Link]
  9. Singh C, Osbahr H, and Dorward P. The importance of rural perceptions of water scarcity: shaping differential adaptation behaviour in India (under review)
  10. Singh C, Osbahr H, and Dorward P. What drives differential vulnerability to climate variability? The case of rainfed farming in India. (in progress)
Book Chapters
  1. Gajjar SP, Jain G, Michael K and Singh C. Entrenched vulnerabilities: Evaluating climate justice across development and adaptation responses in Southern India in K.K. Bhavnani, J. Foran, P.A. Kurian & D. Munshi (Eds.), Climate Futures: Re-imagining Global Climate Justice. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press. (Forthcoming)
  2. Sami N, Singh C and Bazaz A (2016) Climate Change Policy in India and Goal 13 in Urban Policy Dialogues: Operationalising SDGs. Indian Institute for Human Settlements, Bangalore Paperback.
  3. Singh C, Rahman, A and Basu, R. Exploring the interface between climate change and migration: evidence from India In Handbook on Internal Migration in India (in progress)
  4. Singh, C. Of borewells and bicycles: the gendered nature of water access in Kolar, Karnataka and its implications on local adaptive capacity. Routledge (in progress)
Working Papers/Reports/Policy Briefs
  1. Jain, G, Singh C, Coehlo K, and Malladi T (2017) Long-term implications of humanitarian responses: The case of Chennai. IIED Working Paper, London UK. [Link]
  2. Jain, G, Singh C and Malladi T (2017) Rethinking Post-disaster Relocation in Urban India. IIED Policy Brief, London UK. [Link]
  3. Srinivas A, Singh C, Rahman A. Mobility along the Rural to Urban continuum: A case study from Karnataka state in Southern India. Interim ASSAR Report.
  4. Basu R and Singh, C (2017). Governing water across scales: The Karnataka experience in ASSAR Spotlight on Water. ASSAR, South Africa. [Link]
  5. Singh C, Michael K and Bazaz A (2017). Barriers and enablers to climate adaptation: evidence from rural and urban areas in India. ASSAR Information Brief, ASSAR, South Africa. [Link
  6. Michael K, Singh C and Bazaz A (2017). Dimensions of Vulnerability in Rural and Urban Areas: A case of migrants in Karnataka. ASSAR Information Brief, ASSAR, South Africa. [Link
  7. Singh C, Basu, R and Srinivas, A (2016). Livelihood vulnerability and adaptation in Kolar District, Karnataka, India: Mapping risks and responses. ASSAR Short Report, ASSAR, South Africa. [Link]
  8. Singh C, Gajjar Pahwa S, Deshpande T (2016). Policies, Projects and People: Exploring the Adaptation-development Spectrum in India. CARIAA-ASSAR Working Paper #2. International Development Research Centre, Ottawa, Canada and UK Aid, London, United Kingdom. [Link]
  9. Singh C, Unqhart P, Kituyi E. (2016) From pilots to systems: barriers and enablers to scaling up the use of climate information services in smallholder farming communities. CARIAA Working Paper #3. Collaborative Adaptation Research Initiative in Africa and Asia, IDRC, Ottawa, Canada  [Link
  10. Singh C, Bendapudi R, Deshpande T, Solomon D. (2015). The Adaptation Development Spectrum in Revi, A. et al. (eds.). Vulnerability and adaptation to climate change in semi-arid areas in India. ASSAR Working Paper, ASSAR PMU, South Africa. Pages 82-115. [Link]
  11. Basu S, Singh C, Bhattacharjee A, and Aziz N (2009). The Silent Crisis in Himalayan Cold Deserts – A Study on Droughts and Desertification. Pragya, Gurgaon.
  12. Basu S, Singh C, Bhattacharjee A, and Aziz N (2009). Environmental Volatility in Himalayan Cold Deserts – A Study on Rapid Onset Disasters. Pragya, Gurgaon. [Link]
  1. Understanding water scarcity and climate variability: a study of farmer vulnerability and response strategies in northwest India. Doctoral Thesis, University of Reading, United Kingdom. [Link]
  2. India's Ecological Footprint in Latin American Countries - Emerging Approaches in the Soybean Sector. Masters Dissertation, The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI University), New Delhi, India.
Conference presentations/ Invited talks
  1. Differential vulnerability and response strategies: Evidence from a rural urban continuum in Karnataka at ASSAR Third National Consultation on Climate Change, New Delhi (2017).
  2. Is migration adaptation? Insights from the ASSAR Project at CARIAA Economics Winter School, Invited Speaker on session on migration, TERI University, New Delhi (2017).
  3. Mixed Methods: Surveys, Focus Group Discussions and Life History Approaches to Study Livelihoods Vulnerability at Research Methods Session, PhD Workshop, IIHS, Bangalore (2017). [Link]
  4. Moving in and out of vulnerability: migration as an adaptation strategy along a rural urban continuum in Karnataka at RGS-IBG Annual International Conference, London (2016). [Link]
  5. How do we assess vulnerability to climate change in India? A systematic review of literature at RGS-IBG Annual International Conference, London (2016). [Link]
  6. Livelihood Transitions along a rural-urban continuum: Case of Kolar district, Karnataka (with Ritwika Basu and Madhushree Munsi). Poster presented at ASSAR Annual Meeting, Addis Ababa (2016). [Link]
  7. Development pathways as a lens to understand adaptation, maladaptation and maldevelopment (with Sumetee P Gajjar). Adaptation Futures, Rotterdam (2016). [Link]
  8. A holistic approach to the analysis of farmer decision-making: implications for adaptation policy and practice in developing countries. Poster presented at Adaptation Futures, Rotterdam (2016).
  9. Climate Change and Uncertainty from Above and Below, STEPS Workshop, New Delhi (2016).
  10. Scaling up climate information services: Lessons from India, Invited speaker at the Development and Climate Days, Side Event at COP 21, Paris (2015).
  11. Watershed Development in India: is community participation mere rhetoric? Nordic Development Conference ‘Knowing Development, Developing Knowledge?’ University of Helsinki, Helsinki (2013).
  12. Is climate variability the only factor affecting farmer perceptions risk? A case study in southeast Rajasthan at Annual Economics and Social Sciences Postgraduate Conference, School of Agriculture, Policy and Development, University of Reading, United Kingdom (2013).