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Chiranjib Sen, PhD

Distinguished Professor


School of Liberal Studies

Chiranjib Sen is a Distinguished Professor in Economics and Public Policy at the School of Liberal studies. His research interests are in Government Role and Capacity under Market Reform; Governance Innovations and Administrative Reform; Regulatory Institutions and Dynamics and Developmental States and Policy in Asia. Chiranjib has taught at several institutions across the world including Azim Premji University, Bangalore; Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore where he was the founding Chairperson of the Centre for Public Policy (CPP) at IIMB; Centre for Development Studies, Trivandrum; Harry Reynolds International Visiting Professor at the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania; Visiting Scholar, Maxwell School for Citizenship and Public Affairs, Syracuse University; Visiting Scholar, Harvard Institute of International Development; and Visiting Professor, Vassar College.

Key Publications

  • Essays on the Transformation of India’s Agrarian Economy, Routledge London and New York, 2017 (originally published by Garland Publishing Co., New York and London, 1984).
  • Enterprise Management: New Horizons in Indo-Australian Collaboration co-edited with S. eelamegham, and David Midgley, Tata-McGraw Hill Publishing Co, New Delhi, 1999.
  •  “Availability and Shortages of Teachers in Higher Education”, Chapter 5, India Higher Education Report 2017 –Teaching, Learning and Quality in Higher Education, edited by N.V. Varghese, Anupam Pachauri and Sayantan Mandal, Sage Publications India, 2018