Areas of Expertise (2)
Economy of India
Jayati Ghosh is of India's best-known economists.
University of Cambridge: Ph.D., Economics
University of Cambridge: M.Phil., Economics
Jawaharlal Nehru University: M.A., Economics
University of Delhi: B.A., Honours in Sociology
Press Coverage (1)
Watch | 'Pushing Urban Poor to Take Loans is Wrong, Govt Needs to Give Income Support Instead'
The Wire online
In a video interview, Jayati Ghosh, one of India’s well-known and highly regarded economists says the government’s refusal to provide income support to the unemployed and poor and instead asking them to take government guaranteed loans, which the Chief Economic Advisor has said they can default upon, is a “a terrible terrible mistake”.
The G7’s role in the worldSocial Europe
Jayati Ghosh unpacks the G7 summit in England and finds an anachronistic coalition failing to meet global responsibilities.