Amitava Krishna Dutt is professor emeritus of economics and political science at the University of Notre Dame. Dutt's areas of specialization are macroeconomic theory, development economics, international economics, political economy and international political economy. His current research focuses on global uneven development and globalization, models of growth and distribution, consumption and happiness, and the political economy of war and peace. He previously served as chairperson of the Economics Department at Notre Dame.

Thematic Interests

Growth and income distribution; development; international economics; political economy; international political economy; macroeconomics

Current Research

Uneven development and North-South interaction; post-Keynesian models of growth and income distribution; macroeconomics of development; consumption and happiness; political economy of war and peace; trade, growth and the environment.


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