T N Srinivasan (1933-2018) Distinguished economist Thirukodikaval Nilakanta Srinivasan, better known as Prof T N Srinivasan, passed away in Chennai last month at the age of 85. A developmental economist, well-known for his wit and humour, Mr Srinivasan was the Emeritus Samuel C
Park, Jr Professor of Economics and International
Area Studies Emeritus at Yale University. Born in March 1933, Mr Srinivasan was a strong votary of free trade and multilateralism. He had authored and coauthored several books on a wide range of topics. His famous books include India's Economic Reforms, co-authored with renowned economist Jagdish Bhagwati, and Reintegrating India with World Economy, with economist Suresh Tendulkar.