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First Name: Tirthankar
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Last Name: Roy
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RePEc Short-ID: pro689

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Department of Economic History
London School of Economics (LSE)
Location: London, United Kingdom
Homepage: http://www.lse.ac.uk/economicHistory/
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Phone: +44 (0) 20 7955 7084
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Postal: Houghton Street, London WC2A 2AE
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Works

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Working papers

  1. Roy, Tirthankar, 2011. "Consumption of cotton cloth in India, 1795-1940," CEPR Discussion Papers 8669, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  2. Tirthankar Roy, 2010. "Rethinking the origins of British India: state formation and military-fiscal undertakings in an eighteenth century world region," Economic History Working Papers 28443, London School of Economics and Political Science, Department of Economic History.
  3. Roy, Tirthankar, 2009. "Economic Conditions in Early Modern Bengal: A Contribution to the Divergence Debate," CEPR Discussion Papers 7522, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  4. Tirthankar Roy, 2009. "Book Review: Handicraft History in India," Working Papers id:2135, eSocialSciences.
  5. Tirthankar Roy, 2009. "Did globalization aid industrial development in colonial India?: a study of knowledge transfer in the iron industry," Economic History Working Papers 27876, London School of Economics and Political Science, Department of Economic History.
  6. Roy, T., 1998. "Economic Reforms and the Textile Industry in India," Papers 146, Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research-.
  7. Roy, T., 1996. "Market-resurgence, deregulation, and industrial response : Indian cotton textiles in the 1990s," ISS Working Papers - General Series 18950, International Institute of Social Studies of Erasmus University Rotterdam (ISS), The Hague.
  8. Sen, K. & Roy, T. & Krishnan, R. & Mundlay, A., 1993. "A Flow of Funds Model for India and Its Implications," Papers 85, Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research-.
  9. Roy, T., 1992. "Price Movements in Early Twentieth Century in India," Papers 80, Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research-.
  10. Suryanarayana, M.H. & Roy, T. & Parikh, K.S., 1992. "Growth, Distribution and Demand for Textiles in India," Papers 68, Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research-.
  11. Roy, T. & Sen, K., 1991. "Changes in Saving-Rate and its Implications for Growth," Papers 44, Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research-.

Articles

  1. Tirthankar Roy, 2012. "Consumption Of Cotton Cloth In India, 1795–1940," Australian Economic History Review, Economic History Society of Australia and New Zealand, vol. 52(1), pages 61-84, 03.
  2. Roy, Tirthankar, 2012. "Why Europe Grew Rich and Asia Did Not: Global Economic Divergence, 1600–1850. By Prasannan Parthasrathi. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2011. Pp. xviii, 365. $90.00, hardcover," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 72(03), pages 851-853, September.
  3. Tirthankar Roy, 2011. "Indigo and law in colonial India," Economic History Review, Economic History Society, vol. 64(s1), pages 60-75, February.
  4. Tirthankar Roy, 2010. "'THE LAW OF STORMS': EUROPEAN AND INDIGENOUS RESPONSES TO NATURAL DISASTERS IN COLONIAL INDIA, c. 1800-1850," Australian Economic History Review, Economic History Society of Australia and New Zealand, vol. 50(1), pages 6-22, 03.
  5. Tirthankar Roy, 2010. "Stages of capital: law, culture and market governance in late colonial India - By Ritu Birla," Economic History Review, Economic History Society, vol. 63(1), pages 274-276, 02.
  6. Roy, Tirthankar, 2010. "Economic Conditions in Early Modern Bengal: A Contribution to the Divergence Debate," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 70(01), pages 179-194, March.
  7. Tirthankar Roy, 2009. "Did globalisation aid industrial development in colonial India? A study of knowledge transfer in the iron industry," The Indian Economic & Social History Review, , vol. 46(4), pages 579-613, October.
  8. Roy, Tirthankar, 2008. "Knowledge and divergence from the perspective of early modern India," Journal of Global History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 3(03), pages 361-387, November.
  9. Roy, Tirthankar, 2008. "Relocating modern science: circulation and the construction of knowledge in South Asia and Europe, 1650–1900 By Kapil Raj. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2007. Pp. xiv + 285. Hardback £50, ISBN 9," Journal of Global History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 3(01), pages 129-131, March.
  10. Tirthankar Roy, 2008. "State, society and market in the aftermath of natural disasters in colonial India," The Indian Economic & Social History Review, , vol. 45(2), pages 261-294, June.
  11. Tirthankar Roy, 2007. "A delayed revolution: environment and agrarian change in India," Oxford Review of Economic Policy, Oxford University Press, vol. 23(2), pages 239-250, Summer.
  12. Tirthankar Roy, 2007. "Globalisation, Factor Prices, And Poverty In Colonial India," Australian Economic History Review, Economic History Society of Australia and New Zealand, vol. 47(1), pages 73-94, 03.
  13. Tirthankar Roy, 2004. "Flourishing branches, wilting core: research in modern Indian economic history," Australian Economic History Review, Economic History Society of Australia and New Zealand, vol. 44(3), pages 221-240, November.
  14. Tirthankar Roy, 2002. "Economic History and Modern India: Redefining the Link," Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Association, vol. 16(3), pages 109-130, Summer.
  15. Tirthankar Roy, 2002. "Madras handkerchiefs in the interwar period," The Indian Economic & Social History Review, , vol. 39(2-3), pages 285-300, September.
  16. Tirthankar Roy, 2002. "Acceptance of innovations in early twentieth–century Indian weaving," Economic History Review, Economic History Society, vol. 55(3), pages 507-532, 08.
  17. Jairus Banaji & Tirthankar Roy, 1999. "Editors' note: Markets in history—Concepts and outcomes of commercialisation in South Asia," The Indian Economic & Social History Review, , vol. 36(3), pages 271-273, August.
  18. Douglas E. Haynes & Tirthankar Roy, 1999. "Conceiving mobility: Weavers' migrations in pre-colonial and colonial India," The Indian Economic & Social History Review, , vol. 36(1), pages 35-67, March.
  19. Roy Tirthankar, 1998. "Indian Handlooms in the 20th Century," Jahrbuch für Wirtschaftsgeschichte / Economic History Yearbook, De Gruyter, vol. 39(2), pages 129-150, December.
  20. Tirthankar Roy, 1997. "Capitalism and community: A study of the Madurai Sourashtras," The Indian Economic & Social History Review, , vol. 34(4), pages 437-463, December.
  21. Tirthankar Roy, 1996. "The role of the state in initiating development: A study of interwar South and Southeast Asia," The Indian Economic & Social History Review, , vol. 33(4), pages 373-401, December.
  22. Sen, Kunal & Roy, Tirthankar & Krishnan, R. & Mundlay, Arundhati, 1996. "A flow of funds model for India and its implications," Journal of Policy Modeling, Elsevier, vol. 18(5), pages 469-494, October.
  23. Tirthankar Roy, 1995. "Price movements in early twentieth-century India," Economic History Review, Economic History Society, vol. 48(1), pages 118-133, 02.
  24. Tirthankar Roy, 1994. "Foreign trade and the artisans in colonial India: A study of leather," The Indian Economic & Social History Review, , vol. 31(4), pages 461-490, December.
  25. Tirthankar Roy, 1993. "Money supply and asset choice in inter-war India," The Indian Economic & Social History Review, , vol. 30(2), pages 163-180, June.
  26. Tirthankar Roy, 1988. "Size and structure of handloom weaving in the mid-thirties," The Indian Economic & Social History Review, , vol. 25(1), pages 1-24, March.

Books

  1. Roy, Tirthankar, 2012. "Natural Disasters and Indian History: Oxford India Short Introductions," OUP Catalogue, Oxford University Press, number 9780198075370, September.
  2. Roy,Tirthankar, 2012. "India in the World Economy," Cambridge Books, Cambridge University Press, number 9781107009103, April.
  3. Roy, Tirthankar, 2011. "Economic History of India, 1857-1947," OUP Catalogue, Oxford University Press, edition 3, number 9780198074175, September.
  4. Haynes, Douglas & McGowan, Abigail & Roy, Tirthankar & Yanagisawa, Haruka (ed.), 2010. "Towards a History of Consumption in South Asia," OUP Catalogue, Oxford University Press, number 9780198063643, September.
  5. Roy, Tirthankar, 2010. "Company of Kinsmen: Enterprise and Community in South Asian History 1700-1940," OUP Catalogue, Oxford University Press, number 9780198063780, September.
  6. Roy, Tirthankar, 2006. "The Economic History of India 1857-1947," OUP Catalogue, Oxford University Press, edition 2, number 9780195684308, September.
  7. Roy,Tirthankar, 1999. "Traditional Industry in the Economy of Colonial India," Cambridge Books, Cambridge University Press, number 9780521650120, April.

NEP Fields

2 papers by this author were announced in NEP, and specifically in the following field reports (number of papers):
  1. NEP-CWA: Central & Western Asia (1) 2009-11-27. Author is listed
  2. NEP-HIS: Business, Economic & Financial History (2) 2009-11-27 2011-12-13. Author is listed

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