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Basu, Kaushik

Overview
Works: 285 works in 857 publications in 2 languages and 11,437 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  History  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author, Editor, Speaker, Other, Redactor, Thesis advisor
Classifications: HD82, 330.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Kaushik Basu
 
Most widely held works by Kaushik Basu
Analytical development economics : the less developed economy revisited by Kaushik Basu( Book )

28 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Preface to The Less Developed Economy, 1984
Beyond the invisible hand : groundwork for a new economics by Kaushik Basu( Book )

17 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using analytic tools from mainstream economics, the book challenges some of the precepts and propositions of mainstream economics. It maintains that, by ignoring the role of culture and custom, traditional economics promotes the view that the current system is the only viable one, thereby serving the interests of those who do well by this system. Beyond the Invisible Hand challenges readers to fundamentally rethink the assumptions underlying modern economic thought and proves that a more equitable society is both possible and sustainable, and hence worth striving for
The international debt problem, credit rationing, and loan pushing : theory and experience by Kaushik Basu( Book )

13 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prelude to political economy : a study of the social and political foundations of economics by Kaushik Basu( Book )

25 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume aims to understand why some economies succeed and some fail, and why some communities prosper while others stagnate, so economics must be seen as embedded in politics and society. It is a study of this embeddedness
Choice, welfare, and development : a festschrift in honour of Amartya K. Sen by Kaushik Basu( Book )

14 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The opening essay formalises the concept of 'capabilities' developed by Sen, and is a particularly apt contribution, since it illustrates the possibility of blending developmental concerns with welfare economics. Other subjects tackled include the analysis of a general equilibrium model which relates to the problems of entitlements discussed by Sen in the context of famines; the rationality of choice behaviour; the problem of redistribution; individual decision-making and the symbolic value of actions; an original theorem on dictatorship; issues relating to local community-level co-operation in water allocation and management; a study of primary education in two villages in India and China; the relation between total household resources and intra-household inequality; the vulnerability of households to aggregate shocks; and the issue of mass unemployment
The Oxford companion to economics in India by Kaushik Basu( Book )

15 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contributed articles
Revealed preference of government by Kaushik Basu( Book )

13 editions published between 1979 and 1990 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

India's emerging economy : performance and prospects in the 1990s and beyond by Kaushik Basu( Book )

12 editions published in 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

International labor standards : history, theory, and policy options by Kaushik Basu( Book )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book addresses the controversial call for international labor standards, seeking to productively further this debate by considering the economic implications and history of these standards. A result of an initiative by Professor Kaushik Basu in his capacity as member of the Expert Group of Development Issues (EGDI) sponsored by the Swedish Foreign Ministry, the contributions are based on discussions at a seminar held in Stockholm in August 2001. Compiling the best research in the field, this book provides a solid basis for policy decisions, while also serving as a challenging text for stu
Lectures in industrial organization theory by Kaushik Basu( Book )

12 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Development policy and economic theory by Kaushik Basu( Book )

14 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seminar papers; in the Indian context
Arguments for a better world : essays in honor of Amartya Sen( Book )

17 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume of essays, written in honor of Amartya Sen, covers the range of contributions that Sen has made to knowledge. They are written by some of the world's leading economists, philosophers and social scientists, and address topics such as ethics, welfare economics, poverty, gender, human development, society, and politics
Capital, investment, and development : essays in memory of Sukhamoy Chakravarty by Kaushik Basu( Book )

12 editions published between 1993 and 1998 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Markets and governments( Book )

8 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume contributes to the growing debate on governments versus markets, including contributions by eminent economists such as Akerlof, Sen, Bardhan, Mookherjee, and Pattanaik
Readings in political economy( Book )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agrarian structure and economic underdevelopment by Kaushik Basu( Book )

16 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kaushik Basu (Cornell University) explores the relation between agrarian institutions and economic development
Agrarian questions by Kaushik Basu( Book )

10 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contributed articles
The retreat of democracy and other itinerant essays on globalization, economics, and India by Kaushik Basu( Book )

17 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of author's excerpts from different journals focussing on economic and polical globalization with special reference to India
The new Oxford companion to economics in India( Book )

8 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This new edition of the 'Oxford Companion to Economics in India' is an updated and comprehensive resource on contemporary Indian economy. With more than 80 revised entries and 25 new entries, this volume takes into account recent developments, policy changes, and latest data, as well as new topics that have grown in significance since the first edition came out
Arguments for a better world. Vol. 1 : Essays in honor of Amartya Sen : Ethics, welfare, and measurement by Kaushik Basu( Book )

13 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sanjay G. Reddy, Kevin Roberts, Ingrid Robeyns, Maurice Salles, Emma Samman, Cristina Santos, Thomas. M. Scanlon, Arjun Sengupta, Tae Kun Seo, Anthony Shorrocks, Ronald Smith, Rehman Sobhan, Robert M. Solow, Nicholas Stern, Frances Stewart, Joseph E. Stiglitz, S.Subramanian, Kotaro Suzumura, Alain Trannoy, Ashutosh Varshney, Sujata Visaria, Guanghua Wan, Jorgen W. Weibull, John A. Weymark, and Yongsheng Xu
 
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Analytical development economics : the less developed economy revisited
Alternative Names
Basu, K.

Basu, K. 1952-

Basu, Kaushik, 1952-

Kaushik Basu

Kaushik Basu 1952-

Kaushik Basu economista indiano

Kaushik Basu Indiaas econoom

Kaushik Basu indisk ekonom

Kaushik Basu indisk økonom

كاوشيك باسو

கௌசிக் பாசு

കൗശിക് ബസു

Languages
English (287)

Italian (3)

Covers
Beyond the invisible hand : groundwork for a new economicsPrelude to political economy : a study of the social and political foundations of economicsChoice, welfare, and development : a festschrift in honour of Amartya K. SenThe Oxford companion to economics in IndiaIndia's emerging economy : performance and prospects in the 1990s and beyondInternational labor standards : history, theory, and policy optionsArguments for a better world : essays in honor of Amartya SenMarkets and governments