Prof Amit Bhaduri

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    Amit Bhaduri: after his degrees in Economics from the Universities of Calcutta and Cambridge received Ph.D. from Cambridge University. He was awarded Stevenson Prize for the best piece of research in that University in 1966. He was extended Honorary Life Fellowship of the Centre for Development Studies, Trivandrum, in 1974. He was given the ICSSR Prize in recognition of original work in Economics in 1983. He was nominated to Honorary Life Professorship of Jawaharlal Nehru University in 1986.

    He held teaching positions in the Presidency College, Kolkata; Pembroke College, Cambridge; Delhi School of Economics, University of Delhi; Centre for Development Studies, Trivandrum; Standford University, USA; El College de Mexico, USA; Universities of Vienna and Linz, Austria; University of Bologna, Italy; Indian Institute of Management, Kolkata; University of Bremen, Germany; University of Trondheim, Norway; Wissenschafts Kolleg zu Berlin; Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim; Swedish Collegium for Advanced Study in Social Sciences; and Department of Political Economy, University of Paiva, Italy.

    Prof. Bhaduri acted as Research Consultant to ILO, UNCTAD, UNDP, UNIDO, U.N., and Economic Commission for Asia and the Pacific Economic Commission for the Middle East; Vienna Institute of Comparative Economic Studies; and Development Bank of South Africa.

    Prof. Bhaduri has 5 books to his credit and has published in international journals of repute. He has published more than 70 research articles and a number of scholarly volumes, such as The Economic Structure of Backward Agriculture (London and New York, Academic Press, 1983), Macroeconomics: The Dynamics of Commodity Pro-duction(London, Macmillan, 1986), Unconvention-al Economic Essays (Delhi, Oxford University Press, 1993), The Intelligent Person’s Guide to Liberaliza-tion (Delhi, Penguin Books, 1996)