Author:Amartya Sen and Jean Dreze

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The Amartya Sen and Jean Dreze Omnibus

By: Amartya Sen and Jean Dreze

Price: $13.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Oxford University Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028452

ISBN: 0195648315

Condition: New


The Sen and Dreze Omnibus comprises three outstanding works by two of the world s finest economists. The volume is a trilogy on the causes of hunger, the role public action can play in its alleviation and the Indian experience in this context. Together the three works provide a comprehensive theoretical and empirical analysis of relevant developmental issues. View more info

India - Development and Participation

By: Jean Dreze and Amartya Sen

Price: $4.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Oxford University Press: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033683

ISBN: 0195678575

Condition: New


India's economy over the last decade looks in many ways like a success story after a major economic crisis in 19 91, followed by bold reform measures, the economy has experienced a rapid economic growth rate, more foreign investment, and a boom in the information technology sector. Yet many in the country still suffer from crushing poverty, and social and political unrest remains a problem. These essays by leading academics, policymakers, and industrialists examine India... View more info

An Uncertain Glory: India and its Contradictions

By: Jean Dreze and Amartya Sen

Price: $16.95

Publisher: London, UK, Allen Lane: An Imprint of Penguin Books: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037560

ISBN: 1846147611

Condition: New


After two centuries of imperialism and colonial subjugation India attained its Independence in 1947. And in its attempt to earn the freedom of its people, the founding fathers adopted a firm and fair system of democracy to usher in a new chapter in the history of India. The economists place their argument in the period that lay hereafter and the basic flaws in the Indian system. They stress on the attention needed for the marginalized if there is a view to sustain growth... View more info