All posts by Topic : Amartya Sen

Amartya Sen terms note ban an undemocratic move, compares it to an unguided missile
January 28, 2017

Nobel laureate Amartya Sen on Saturday said note ban as an unguided “missile” fired “unilaterally” by the Prime....

Demonetisation is Modi’s Napoleon moment, says Nobel laureate Amartya Sen
January 11, 2017

World-renowned Economist and Nobel laureate Amartya Sen has stamped the demonetisation drive as a gigantic mistake. While taking....

Nobel laureate Amartya Sen calls note ban despotic and authoritarian; but nobody is listening in India
November 30, 2016

The Central government’s decision to ban high value currencies is “despotic and authoritarian,” said Nobel Laureate and Bharat....

Nalanda: A varsity left to choke
November 26, 2016

Amartya Sen, the Nobel Economics laureate and former Chancellor of Nalanda University, wrote in a letter sent to....

Nobel laureate Amartya Sen removed from Nalanda University board
November 23, 2016

Nobel laureate Amartya Sen, who has been critical of Modi government, has been removed from the governing board....

Vasundhara Raje writes to Centre to introduce pre-packaged foods in mid-day meal scheme
July 4, 2016

Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasudhara Raje Scinda is making a strong pitch for introduction of pre-packaged meals as part....

Improve rural health care by training quacks: Amartya Sen
December 31, 2015

Addressing a public meeting, earlier today, Nobel laureate economist Amartya Sen said that the health care system can....