Amitava Krishna Dutt

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Rank

Regular Faculty - Professor

Title

Professor of Economics and Political Science
Fellow, Kellogg Institute of International Studies
Fellow, Kroc Institution of International Peace Studies
Fellow, Liu Institute of Asia and Asian Studies
Director, Minor in international Development

Field(s)

International Relations
Comparative Politics

Education

B.A. Economics, University of Calcutta, 1975
M.A. Economics, University of Calcutta, 1977
Ph.D. Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1983

Research and Teaching Interests

development economics, international economics, macroeconomics, political economy, international political economy and political economy of development

Advising Specialties

international political economy, political economy of development

Biography

Professor Dutt's areas of specialization are macroeconomic theory, development economics, international economics, political economy and international political economy. His current research focuses on global uneven development and globalization, models of growth and distribution, consumption and happiness, and the political economy of war and peace. He is the author or editor of several books including Growth, Distribution and Uneven Development (Cambridge, 1990), Crossing the Mainstream (coedited with K Jameson, Notre Dame, 2001), International Handbook of Development Economics (2 volumes, coedited with J Ros, Edward Elgar, 2008), Happiness, Economics and Politics (coedited with B Radcliff, Edward Elgar, 2009), Economics and Ethics (coauthored with C Wilber, Palgrave-Macmillan, 2010, revised and expanded paperback edition, 2013) and Pathways to Economic Development (Oxford, forthcoming) and the author of over 150 papers published in edited volumes and journals including American Economic Review, Cambridge Journal of Economics, Economics Letters, History of Political Economy, International Review of Applied Economics, Journal of Comparative Economics, Journal of Development Economics, Journal of Development Studies, Journal of Institutional Economics, Journal of Post Keynesian Economics, Metroeconomica, Oxford Economic Papers, Review of Political Economy, Review of Radical Political Economics, and World Development. He is a coeditor of the international journal, Metroeconomica. He previously served as chairperson of the Economics Department at Notre Dame.

Office Hours

Tuesday and Thursday 11-12 pm, Wednesday 2-3 pm, and by appointment

Contact Information

Office: 420 Decio
Phone: 574-631-7594
Fax: 574-631-4405
Email: adutt@nd,edu

Mailing Address

Department of Political Science
217 O'Shaughnessy Hall
Notre Dame, IN 46556

Vita

dutt_cv_for_nd.pdf

Website(s)

http://www.nd.edu/~adutt/