Financial support for the database has been received from several sources:
a fellowship from the American Institute of Indian Studies;
grants (SES-8809362 and SES-9011558) from the U.S. National Science Foundation to the Department of Sociology, University of Maryland, Reeve Vanneman, principal investigator;
assistance from the World Bank to Douglas Barnes; and
Support in India was provided by the Data Archive section of the Indian Council for Social Science Research.
Many people have played a role in adding data to the database:
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