ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Remembering Tapas Majumdar

Tapas Majumdar (1929-2010) was a firm intellectual rebel in his own way, evident in his initiative to set up the multidisciplinary Zakir Husain Centre for Educational Studies in the School of Social Sciences of the Jawaharlal Nehru University and in his book Investment in Education and Social Choice, which provoked the proponents of the "rate of return approach" then dominant in the economics of education. One tribute and another a set of personal reminiscences, both by two of his students who later became his colleagues in Kolkata and Delhi.



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