About the Author
Meeta Kumar has taught Economics at various colleges of the University of Delhi since 1990; since 1995, she has taught at Miranda House.
She has also been visiting faculty at the Lahore University of Management Sciences (during the summer of 2006).
She specialises in teaching the economic history of colonial India and development economics.
She has been very actively involved with the organisation of several national and international debates, seminars and conferences for students, with a view to introducing inter-disciplinary perspectives in teaching and promoting intercultural interactions.