Reading List:

1. Shankar Acharya, 2010, ―Macroeconomic Performance and Policies 2000-8,ǁ in Shankar Acharya        and Rakesh Mohan, (ed.), India’s Economy: Performances and Challenges: Development and                Participation, Oxford University Press.

2. Rakesh Mohan, 2010, ―India‗s Financial Sector and Monetary Policy Reforms, in Shankar Acharya     and Rakesh Mohan, (ed.), India’s Economy: Performances and Challenges: Development and                Participation, Oxford University Press.

3. Pulapre Balakrishnan, Ramesh Golait and Pankaj Kumar, 2008, ―Agricultural Growth in India            Since 1991, RBI DEAP Study no. 27.

4. Kunal Sen, 2010, ―Trade, Foreign Direct Investment and Industrial Transformation in India, ïn            Premachandra Athukorala, (ed.), The Rise of Asia, Routledge. 

5. J. Dennis Rajakumar, 2011, ―Size and Growth of Private Corporate Sector in Indian Manufacturing,     Economic and Political Weekly, April. 

6. Ramesh Chand, 2010, Understanding the Nature and Causes of Food Inflation, Economic and                Political Weekly, February. 

7. Bishwanath Goldar, 2011, Organised Manufacturing Employment: Continuing the Debate, Economic     and Political Weekly, April. 

8. Kaushik Basu and A. Maertens, (ed.), 2013. The New Oxford Companion to Economics in India,            Oxford University Press. 

9. Bimal Jalan (ed),The Indian Economy, Problems and Prospects, Penguin Books Ltd. 

10. Arvind Subramanian, India’s Turn, Understanding The Economic Transformation, Oxford                     University Press. 

11. Kaushik Basu, (ed.), India’s Emerging Economy, Performance and Prospects in the 1990’s and              Beyond, Oxford University Press.


1. Debraj Ray, Development Economics, Oxford University Press, 2009. 

2. Partha Dasgupta, Economics, A Very Short Introduction, Oxford University Press, 2007. 

3. Abhijit Banerjee, Roland Benabou and Dilip Mookerjee, Understanding Poverty, Oxford University        Press, 2006. 

4. Thomas Schelling, Micro motives and Macro behavior, W. W. Norton, 1978.

5. Albert O. Hirschman, Exit, Voice and Loyalty: Responses to Decline in Firms, Organizations and            States, Harvard University Press, 1970. 

6. Raghuram Rajan, Fault Lines: How Hidden Fractures Still Threaten the World Economy, 2010. 

7. Elinor Ostrom, Governing the Commons: The Evolution of Institutions for Collective Action,                Cambridge University Press, 1990. 

8. Dani Rodrik, The Globalization Paradox: Why Global Markets, States and Democracy Can‘t Coexist,     Oxford University Press, 2011. 

9. Michael D. Bordo, Alan M. Taylorand Jeffrey G. Williamson (ed.), Globalization in Historical                Perspective, University of Chicago Press, 2003. 

10. Yujiro Hayami and Yoshihisa Godo : Development Economics, Oxford Publication,2009 

11. A. P. Thirlwall : Economics of Development, Palgrave Macmillan, 2011