ISBN 9788132109495,Beyond Gandhian Economics : Towards a Creative Deconstruction

Beyond Gandhian Economics : Towards a Creative Deconstruction


B N Ghosh



SAGE Publications Ltd

Publication Year 2012

ISBN 9788132109495

ISBN-10 813210949X

Hard Back

Number of Pages 248 Pages
Language (English)


Beyond Gandhian Economics is an attempt to establish that Gandhian Economics is not neoclassical in essence and that it goes beyond the defined domain of economics in analyzing social, political and ethical implications of economic actions or policies. What goes by the name of Gandhian Economics are some of Gandhi's personal views on different topical questions related to a broader spectrum of issues encompassing moral philosophy, politics and society. About the Author B. N. Ghosh, PhD (India), PhD (Australia), M. CIM (UK), GFCR (Harvard), is currently Visiting Professor at Leeds College of Management and Technology, UK. He has also worked in the same capacity at Eastern Mediterranean University, Cyprus, University of Science, Penang (Malaysia) and Zhejiang Gongshang University, China. Formerly, he was the Director of Institute of Management and Technology and KIMB, Government of Kerala (Punnapra, Kerala). He has written extensively in refereed professional journals and attended international conferences in many countries including UK, Italy, China, North Africa, India and Iran. His research works have been published in India, USA, UK, Canada, Italy, Malaysia, Singapore, Bangladesh, the Netherlands, Korea and the Philippines. He has written, edited and co-authored a large number of books published by renowned international publishers. He has undertaken short-term consultancies for various organizations including the UNDP and Government of Malaysia. He is Chief Editor of Journal of Human Development. Ghosh is the recipient of Emerald Award (UK) for academic excellence for the year 2006.