From Facebook 19 May 2013
“Manmohan and Sonia have violated Rajiv Gandhi’s intended reforms; the Communists have been appeased or bought; the BJP is incompetent”
is what I said in Sep 2007 in an op-ed in The Statesman. I have to say it again, adding Amartya Sen too for his backing of the so-called “Food Security Bill”…
But taking Sonia and Rajiv out of it all, we are left with a battle from within Cambridge economics, viz,
Sen and Singh (disciples of Joan Robinson, Kaldor, Dobb et al in the 1950s)
myself … in my PhD thesis of 1981 under Frank Hahn...