Priyanka Sethy

Priyanka Sethy is a graduate student studying economic and political development at Columbia University and a former research intern in the Global Health program at the Council on Foreign Relations. She previously worked as a research assistant at the Saltzman Institute for War and Peace at Columbia University and interned with Evidence for Policy Design at the Harvard Kennedy School. Prior to this, she was a management consultant focusing on the health-care sector. Priyanka graduated from the University of Chicago with a bachelor’s degree in political science


Vaccine Spheres of Influence Tracker

Tracking COVID-19 vaccine administration and access around the world


Health Starts at Home: The Crisis of Rising Evictions During a Pandemic

Rising evictions will drive COVID-19 infection rates, unless the United States makes housing security a priority


The Long Road to Universal Health Coverage

President-Elect Joe Biden's team can learn from other democracies on how to move the needle on universal health coverage


There Is No Place Like Home for the Holidays

U.S. air travel reaches record levels during the pandemic as COVID-19 cases surge across the country


Spare the Vote, Spoil the Virus?

Health security measures taken for elections by country


The Myth of South Asian Exceptionalism

South Asia's young population conceals the effects that COVID-19 has on its older and more vulnerable people