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Economics educator

Venkataraman Ranganathan, Indian economics educator. Fulbright scholar Harvard University, 1982-1983.

Background

Ranganathan, Venkataraman was born on January 24, 1947 in Chennai, India. Son of Vaidyanathan Venkataraman and Venkatakaman Kamalammal.

Education

Bachelor of Technology in Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Chennai, 1969. Doctor of Philosophy, Indian Institute Management, Ahmedabad, 1977.

Career

Graduate engineer trainee L&T Ltd., Mumbai, India, 1969-1972. Development engineer Lucas TVS Ltd., Chennai, 1972-1973. Science officer A, Department Atomic Energy, Mumbai, summer 1974.

Senior planning engineer NTPC, Delhi, India, 1976-1977. Assistant professor economics Indian Institute Management, Bangalore, 1977-1984, associate professor, 1984-1991, professor, since 1991. Visiting professor University Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, fall 1998, Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok, 1999.

Resource person electrical group African Energy Policy Research Network, Nairobi, 1990-1993.

Connections

Married Hema Dorai, December 3, 1980. Children: Lakshmi, Sriram, Bharath.

father:
Vaidyanathan Venkataraman

mother:
Venkatakaman Kamalammal

spouse:
Hema Dorai

child:
Lakshmi Ranganathan

child:
Sriram Ranganathan

child:
Bharath Ranganathan