Tirthankar Roy

Tirthankar Roy is a Professor in the Economic History Department of the London School of Economics. He works on economic history, business history, history of development policy, and the classical music of India. He teaches South Asia and Global History at the LSE, and he is the author of India in the World Economy from Antiquity to the Present, besides other books and articles.

Content by Tirthankar Roy
  • Publication - Miscellaneous

    Landed property and credit in colonial India

    "We cannot draw an indictment against half the people of India; and we may be quite sure whether we can see it or not, that we and our institutions are in the wrong, and not they." Denzil Ibbetson

    6 Jun 2016 | Anand Swamy, Tirthankar Roy