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An Indian Economist Kritica Student Number: 72903 Instructor’s Name: Christopher Try Date: 03/02/2020 Economist Amartya Sen: An Indian 1. Early life and Education 2. Role as an Economist 3. Contribution towards the economy
An Indian Economist 1. Early Life and Education Amartya Sen was born on November 3,1933 in Santiniketan (A University Campus), India. He was born into a Brahman family as they belong to Dhaka - now the capital of Bangladesh. He completed his first education in Dhaka where his father was also a professor of chemistry. [ CITATION Bri19 \l 1033 ] He completed his university education in Economics at Presidency college from Kolkata, India. He completed his PhD in 1959 at Cambridge, UK. He taught economics in India, England and United states in several institutions including The University of Jadavpur, The London School of economics and Political Science, The University of London, The University of Oxford and The Harvard University. He also served as superintendent of economics of Trinity College, Cambridge from 1998 to 2004. He put his contributions to

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