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educator , Statistician

Nirmal Sengupta, Indian statistician, educator.

Background

Sengupta, Nirmal was born on February 11, 1946 in Gomia, Jharkhand, India. Son of Sushil and Minati Sengupta.

Education

Master in Statistics, Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata, 1968. Diploma in Econometrics & Planning, Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata, 1969. Doctor of Philosophy, Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata, 1986.

Career

Deputy director State Planning Board, Patna, India, 1970—1971. Professor Madras Institute Development Studies, Chennai, 1983—2003, director, 1994—1995. Professor Indira Gandhi Institute Development Research, Mumbai, since 2003.

Expert Netherlands Ministry Development Cooperation, 1991—1992. Consultant Food and Agriculture Organization, 1997, World Commission on Dams, 1999—2000. Expert Ministry Commerce & Industries, New Delhi, 2003—2004.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (book) User-Friendly Irrigation Designs, The Economics of Trade Facilitation. Editor: Fourth World Dynamics: Jharkhand, Economic Studies Of Indigenous & Traditional Knowledge. Contributor articles in professional journals.

Connections

Married Shipra Sengupta. 1 child Anushree.

father:
Sushil Sengupta

mother:
Minati Sengupta

spouse:
Shipra Sengupta

child:
Anushree Sengupta