- MPhil, International Organization, Jawaharlal Nehru University, 2017
MA, Economics, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, 2015
Sahil's research interests revolve around the role of international organizations in world politics. He is interested in how states behave within and toward international organizations, as well as whether and how international organizations acquire agency and act of their own accord. Sahil's research focuses specifically on ASEAN and other Asian regional organizations, studying their role in Asian regionalism and international politics more generally. He is also interested in how IR theories approach international organizations, and how extant understandings can be furthered by incorporating insights from international organization theory.
"ASEAN and North Korea: Strange Bedfellows?," The Diplomat, 3 May 2017, https://thediplomat.com/2017/05/asean-and-north-korea-strange-bedfellows/
"Theoretical Explanation of Change and Adaptation in ASEAN," International Studies Association Annual Convention, San Francisco, CA, 2018
"Is the EU Losing Its Sheen? The European Union and Comparative Regionalism," International Studies Association Annual Convention, San Francisco, CA, 2018