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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.

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