BHADURI has been Professor Emeritus at Jawaharlal Nehru
University, Delhi. He has been appointed Professor of Political
Economy at the University of Pavia. Previously he was Reader at
the Delhi School of Economics and Professor at the Indian
Institute of Management, Calcutta.
was Visiting Professor at various academic institutions (Colegio
de Mexico, Universities of Stanford, Vienna, Linz, Bologna,
Bremen, and Trondheim). He was also Research Officer at the
United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (Vienna), and
a Visiting Fellow at the Centre for Development Studies,
Trivandrum, India; Fellow at the Wissenschaftskolleg zu Berlin;
Swedish Col-legium for Advanced Study in the Social Sciences.
obtained a Ph.D. at the University of Cambridge (UK) and taught
at Pembroke College, Cambridge.
research work initially dealt with the economic structure of
backward agriculture. He subsequently analysed theoretical issues
in growth and capital theory, and became increasingly interested
in the treatment of macroeconomic themes in a multisectoral
framework. In recent years, he has devoted attention to
theoretical and policy issues associated with processes of
economic transition and globalisation.
has published many papers in academic journals and a number of
scholarly volumes, such as The
Economic Structure of Backward Agriculture
and New York, Academic Press, 1983), Macroeconomics:
The Dynamics of Commodity Pro-duction
Macmillan, 1986), Unconvention-al
Oxford University Press, 1993), The
Intelligent Person’s Guide to Liberaliza-tion
Penguin Books, 1996) (co-authored), On
the Border of Economic Theory and History
Oxford University Press, 1999).