DNProf. Deepak Nayyar’s research interests focus primarily in the area of international economics, macroeconomics and development economics veering more recently towards globalisation and its linkages to development. An illustrious academic career has been occasionally interspersed with assignments in the bureaucracy. Prof. Nayyar has been economic adviser, Ministry of Commerce, chief economic advisor, Government of India and secretary, Ministry of Finance. Currently, he is Emeritus Professor of Economics, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. He has been Distinguished University Professor of Economics at the New School for Social Research, New York and Professor of Economics at Jawaharlal Nehru University. Prof. Nayyar has taught economics at the University of Oxford, the University of Sussex and the Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta and was Vice-Chancellor of University of Delhi. Prof Nayyar has received the VKRV Rao award for his contribution to economic research and he was president of the Indian Economic Association. Apart from being Chairperson of the Sameeksha Trust, which publishes the Economic & Political Weekly, Prof. Nayyar is also on the editorial board of several academic journals. A graduate of St Stephens’ College, Delhi, University of Delhi, as a Rhodes Scholar he studied at Balliol College, University of Oxford, where he obtained a BPhil and a DPhil in Economics. Read More…

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Macroeconomics and Human Development