Public Scholarship & Media Contributions

Press Articles

2020 Roy, B. A future agenda for the planet and people over profits: Degrowth from the margins. Observer Research Foundation. 23 December 2020.
2020 Roy, B. Why indigenous voices must be heard in the global debate about biodiversity. OpenDemocracy. 19 November 2020.
2020 Roy, B and Meynen, N. In Dibang, a controversial Project to pave the path for the next pandemic. The Wire Science. 31 May 2020.
2020 Roy, B. India´s Covid-19 lockdown is failing to protect people and the planet. OpenDemocracy. 6 May 2020.
2020 Nielson, K. B., Roy, B. Oskarsson, P. and Lahiri-Dutt, K.India´s New Coal Geography: Reassembling infrastructure in Goa to move coal. Terra Nullius:Repossessing the existent. 14 February 2020.
2020 Roy, B. India should stop obsessing about GDP, and start focusing on what matters. OpenDemocracy. 13 February 2020.
2020 Nielson, K. B., Roy, B. Oskarsson, P. and Lahiri-Dutt, K.India´s New Coal Geography: A New Infrastructure to generate coal-based power. Terra Nullius:Repossessing the existent. 7 February 2020.
2019 Roy, B. Cuando la energía dibuja un mapa de conflictos. La Vanguardia. 8 December 2019.
2019 Roy, B. Environmental rights have been denuded. The Hindu: Business Line. 6 November 2019.
2017 Roy, B. The true cost of shrimp. New Internationalist. 30 January 2017.
2017 Rolando Mazzuca, C. and Roy, B. To end ecocide we must end femicide. The Ecologist. 3 March 2017.
2016 Roy, B. The Real Utopia. Digital Development Debates.
2016 Roy, B. Universal Basic Income in India- A promising experience. Degrowth Web Portal. 4 May 2016.
2015 Roy, B. How two students are doing their bit to conserve the ‘finite resources on a finite earth´. Youth Ki Awaaz. 27 November 2015.
2015 Roy, B. Degrowth is cool because we cannot drink GDP or eat money. Youth Ki Awaaz. 27 February 2015.

Panel Discussions

Click on the photo to watch the focus panel discussion of the Beyond Growth 2023 conference on What does a credible EU-wide, social and economic framework to achieve a just transition look like?

Click on the photos to watch the discussions on youtube

The Degrowth Talks were held in the summer of 2020, as an alternative to the summer schools which couldn’t be held.


Gandhi and Green democracy: The evolution of eco-swaraj (interviewed by Mary-Rose Abraham)
How exactly is being an environmental defender a dangerous job? (interviewed by Rishika Pardikar)

Do we need to work less to save the world? (interviewed by Ruby Russell)