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economist , educator

Sugata Marjit, Indian economist, educator. Special Dissertation fellow University Rochester, 1981-1984; research grantee Monash University, 1994; Special Publication grantee Monash Asia Institute, 1994-1995. Member American Economic Association.

Background

Marjit, Sugata was born on December 4, 1959 in Maldah, India. Son of Ram Kimar and Chitra (Mukherjee) Marjit.

Education

Bachelor with honors, Presidency College, Calcutta, India, 1978. Master of Arts, Presidency College, 1980. Master of Arts, University Rochester, 1983.

Doctor of Philosophy, University Rochester, 1985.

Career

Assistant professor Jadavpur University, Calcutta, 1985-1989, associate professor, 1989-1993, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia, 1994. Professor Indian Statistical Institute, Calcutta, since 1994. Visiting assistant professor Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, summers 1988, 90.

Visiting associate professor U.Rochester, New York, 1992. Consultant Ministry of Finance, Government of India, 1994.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Member editorial board Review of Internt. Economics, since 1994, Journal International Economic Integration, since 1993. Contributor some 50 articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member American Economic Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Singing classical indian songs.

Connections

Married Baisakhi Chowdhury, May 8, 1983.

father:
Ram Kimar Marjit

mother:
Chitra (Mukherjee) Marjit

Spouse:
Baisakhi Chowdhury