Nobel Prize winner Amartya Sen is Lamont University Professor and professor of economics and philosophy at Harvard University and was until recently the master of Trinity College, Cambridge. He has served as president of the Econometric Society, the Indian Economic Association, the American Economic Association and the International Economic Association. He was formerly honorary president of OXFAM and is now its honorary Advisor.

Last Updated: November 24, 2018

Economics; philosophy; decision theory, including social choice theory; welfare economics; theory of measurement; development economics; public health; gender studies; moral and political philosophy; economics of peace and war.