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50 Years of EPW

I have been an avid reader of the EPW for nearly 50 years. It has earned a unique place within the social sciences. A distinctive characteristic of EPW is its unbiased, accurate and authoritative....

The (EPW ) has been consistently publishing its weekly editions without fail for the last 50 years. It has been observing and commenting on India’s society, economy and polity. It is seen by people in....

I am not a social scientist or an economist. I am related to the Economic Weekly (EW) and the (EPW) by marriage. My husband Sankho was the youngest of Sachin Chaudhuri’s brothers. Sachin, who we....

The ( EPW) occupies a unique place in the public sphere in India, providing informed debate on a diverse range of issues. It combines a scholarly analysis of issues along with commentaries and....

I t is a privilege to celebrate, and pay tribute to, half a century of the remarkable journey of one of the most critical Indian intellectual initiatives that inspires profound admiration not only....

In the 1990s, an average business lived for about 50 years. In 2013, as a survey indicated, this lifetime had reduced to about eight years. I am not sure if anyone has researched the life of journals....

Eco nomic & Political Weekly (EPW) has completed 50 long and fruitful years of publication. It has become an institution that promotes research in social and human sciences. It has also acquired an....

My first acquaintance with the Economic & Political Weekly (EPW) was in the late 1960s as a postgraduate student at Gauhati University, Guwahati, Assam. My teacher in the Department of English, M S....

When I joined the Statesman newspaper in Calcutta more than half-a-century ago in 1962 as a journalist, most of my seniors in the reporters’ room were usually left-inclined. Some among them were ex....

I started reading the (EPW) with some degree of regularity around 1974, when I was pursuing my PhD at the University of Rochester in Rochester, New York. My coursework was over and I was looking for a....

Let me first state that in order to talk about ’s (EPW) contribution to my intellectual development and to public debates in India, it is necessary to go back to its predecessor, the Economic Weekly....

Let me congratulate this remarkable journal on the occasion of its 50 th anniversary. The first thing that comes to mind when one thinks of EPW is the undeniable impact it has had on informing and....

I first discovered the EPW during the Emergency years. I had come to Bombay, as Mumbai was called then, in February 1976 having lived more or less continuously in the United Kingdom (UK) from 1964....

I discovered theEPW in the mid-1990s when I was a college student. I was angry about many things, especially about turning into a refugee in my own country after being hounded out of the Kashmir....