M.B.A (IIM, Ahmedabad)
University of Massachusetts, 1989-present
Director, Institute of South Asian Studies, National University of Singapore,
Food and Agriculture Organization, 1983-84
Boston University, 1981-1989
Kennedy School, Harvard University, 1979-1981
Development Theory, Globalization, Theory of the State, Developing
honors & awards
Schumpeter Prize, Harvard University
Editorial Board of Journal of Agrarian Change, Journal of Human Development,
QA-Rivista dell'Associazione Rossi-Doria, World Development
Advisor to FAO, Consultant to UNDP
An Assessment of Research Needs for Food Security in Bangladesh,
National Food Policy Capacity Strengthening Programme, FAO, April 2007, 196
"A Decade of Reforms: The Indian Economy in the 1990s," (with A. K. Dutt) in
Lance Taylor (Ed.) External Liberalization in Asia, Post-Socialist Europe,
and Brazil, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2006, 139-179.
"The Forms of Monopoly Land Rent and Agrarian Organization," Journal of
Agrarian Change, Volume 5, Number 2, April 2005, pp. 161-190.
"Market-Led Globalization and World Democracy: Can the Twain Ever Meet?" (with
S. Storm), Development and Change, June 2004, Vol. 35, No. 3: 567-581.
"Agricultural Globalization in Developing Countries: Rules, Rationales, and
Results" (with S. Storm), in C. P. Chandrasekhar, J. Ghosh (Eds.), Work and
Well-Being in the Age of Finance, New Delhi: Tulika Publishers, 2003.
"Group Behaviour and Development," (with J. Heyer, F. Stewart and R. Thorp) in
J. Heyer, F. Stewart, R. Thorp (Eds.), Group Behaviour and Development: Is
the Market Destroying Cooperation? Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002,
"Globalization and Development - Impact on the Poor," Quarterly Journal of
International Agriculture, Vol. 40, No. 3, 2001, pp. 227-238.
"Levelling or Differentiation? Production and Appropriation Relations in Mughal
India," in K. N. Panikkar, Terence J. Byres and Utsa Patnaik (Eds.), The
Making of History: Essays Presented to Irfan Habib, Delhi: Tulika, 2000,