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'Nalanda an international varsity, not another central university'

Noble laureate economist Amartya Sen, the chancellor of Nalanda University in Bihar's Nalanda district, has questioned the interpretation of the upcoming university as another central university......

PICS: Amartya Sen's 7 wishes for a better India

The seventh edition of the Jaipur Literature Festival, a mega annual gathering of litterateurs kicked off in Jaipur on Friday with a keynote speech by Nobel Laureate Amartya Sen. He was the......

Modi being PM would be destabilising: Amitav Ghosh

After Amartya Sen, yet another noted intellectual has come out strongly against Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi. Acclaimed author and Padma Shri awardee Amitav Ghosh has said that for him Modi......

'Regret saying Amartya Sen should be stripped of Bharat Ratna'

In an interview to CNN-IBN, Bharatiya Janata Party Rajya Sabha member of Parliament Chandan Mitra has expressed his regret for having demanded that Nobel Laureate Amartya Sen be stripped of his......

Uddhav asks Amartya Sen not to poke his nose in politics

Shiv Sena deprecated Bharatiya Janata Party Member of Parliament Chandan Mitra's demand for stripping Nobel laureate Amartya Sen of Bharat Ratna over his comments on Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra......

Chidambaram endorses both Bhagwati and Sen's economic models

Amid raging debate over growth models suggested by economists Amartya Sen and Jagdish Bhagwati, Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Monday endorsed both of them saying they were equally......

Bhagwati vs Sen: What is the real conflict?

"Amartya Sen  claimed countries like Singapore educated people first; this led to growth later. That shows how ignorant he is. If you educate people and there are no economic policies that......

'It is high time to jettison Amartya Sen'

Jagdish Bhagwati keeps the debate with the Nobel Laureate raging in this interview with Sheela Bhatt Jagdish Bhagwati, the India-born scholar economist, has taken up a debate on the best-suited......

Amartya Sen is the only economist to have hurt India's poor: Jagdish Bhagwati

While praising the Gujarat model of growth, globalisation guru and eminent economist Jagdish Bhagwati said he was not going to vote for Narendra Modi, as he neither supported the Gujarat chief......

The Sen-Bhagwati spat: 7 things you should know

Minor disagreements between Jagdish Bhagwati and Amartya Sen have amplified into a shouting match. Jagdish Bhagwati and Amartya Sen are the two Indian economists most respected for their......
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Q. Dr. Amartya Sen on those intellectuals, who speak on fiscal responsibility ............Sen. What I dont like is that when people talk about fiscal responsibility, they do it while sitting in their AC rooms, powered by subsidized electricity, eating food cooked by subsidized gas and travelling in subsidized diesel cars.Please comment.
Soumyen Sarkar:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/dr.-amartya-sen-on-those-intellectuals-who-speak-on-fiscal-r/27387068/answers/

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Q. There is a serious debate by Profs. Amartya sen and Bhagwati about about suitability of Modi's model of development, how do you find it ?
Syed Ilyas:  A. Absolutely......one needs to formulate plans by taking ground reality as the core ......and then monitor it aggresively......merely speaking won't help!!! more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/there-is-a-serious-debate-by-profs.-amartya-sen-and-bhagwati/27384803/answers/27387071

Francisco
Q. "My reaction on Modi is fairly well known. I don't think he is a good prime ministerial candidate. I would like someone who is more secular and minority communities don't feel threatened by him. That has to be one characteristic of the leader of the nation" - Nobel laureate Amartya Sen. Any comments?
Francisco:  A. May be Google.But let people have their debates, as far as I am concerned.I have my own point of view.And, anyway, people like this professor,...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/my-reaction-on-modi-is-fairly-well-known.-i-dont-think-he-is/27383901/answers/27384837

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