T N Srinivasan
Department of Economics
New Haven, CT 06520-8269
Ph.D., Economics, Yale University, 1962
M.A., Mathematics, University of Madras, India, 1954
B.A., Mathematics, University of Madras, India, 1953 (Honors)
T. N. Srinivasan is a Ph.D. from and Samuel C. Park, Jr. Professor of Economics at Yale University. Formerly a Professor, and later Research Professor, at the Indian Statistical Institute, Delhi (1964-1977), he has taught at numerous universities in the US. His research interests
include International Trade, Development, Agricultural Economics and Microeconomic Theory.
He recently authored Federalism and Economic Reform: International Perspectives, with Jessica Seddon Wallack, Cambridge UP, 2006 as well as Reintegrating India with the World Economy with Suresh D. Tendulkar (Washington: Institute for International Economics, 2003) and edited the volume Frontiers in Applied General Equilibrium Modeling: Essays in Honor of Herbert Scarf (Cambridge University Press, 2005) with Timothy J. Kehoe and John Whalley and Trade, Finance and Investment in South Asia (New Delhi: Social Science Press, 2001). He is also the author of Developing Countries and the Multilateral Trading System (Boulder, CO: Westview Press, 1998).
He is a Fellow of the American Philosophical Society, the Econometric Society and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, and a Foreign Associate of the National Academy of Sciences. He was named Distinguished Fellow of the American Economic Association in 2003 and was awarded the Padma Bhushan, the third highest civilian award of the Government of India.