Stories by Jayati Ghosh

Jayati Ghosh is Professor of Economics and Chairperson at the Centre for Economic Studies and Planning, School of Social Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India. She is a co-founder of the Economic Research Foundation in New Dehli, and Executive Secretary of the International Development Economics Associates. Her published works include the Handbook of Alternative Theories of Economic Development, Demonetisation Decoded: A Critique of India's Currency Experiment, Economics, Vol. 2: India and the International Economy, Never Done and Poorly Paid: Women’s Work in Globalising India, and The Market that Failed: A Decade of Neoliberal Economic Reforms in India. subscribe to Jayati Ghosh's feed

Posted on: Jan 30, 2012, Source: Comment Is Free

A decade ago, Ecuador was a banana republic, an economic basket case. Today, it has much to teach the rest of the world.

Posted on: Jul 18, 2011, Source: Triple Crisis

The global trade in e-waste is huge and growing, and is only partly illegal even though there have been attempts to regulate it.