Bhattacharya, B. B.

Bhattacharya, B. B.
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29th June 2005 - 27th January 2011

An eminent economist and educationist, Prof. Barid Baran Bhattacharya was a leading expert on economic modeling and forecasting. He held many distinguished positions such as the Director of Institute of Economic Growth, Delhi. He served as Chairman/Member of many important Government of India commissions and committees and in educational institutions. He was a member of the Supervisory Board of Foundation for Innovation Politics in Paris. He received many awards and honors such as Government of France’s Order de Palms Academiques, Bank of Baroda’s Sun Lifetime Achievement Award, Kalidasa Samman, Socrates Award by European Business Council, and Mother Teresa Lifetime Achievement Award etc. He was the Tenth Vice Chancellor of the University.