About the Author
G. Parthasarathy (born May 19, 1928) did his M.A in Economics from Madras University (1949) and Ph.D in Agricultural Economics, University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA, 1958.
G. Parthasarathy was Professor and Head, Department of Applied Economics, Andhra University; Director, Institute of Development and Planning Studies, Visakhapatnam (1992-2001); was on the State Planning Board, Government of Andhra Pradesh (1989-92); was Consultant FAO and UNDP. Presently, he is President, Indian Society of Agricultural Marketing.
Prof. Parthasarathy has published a number of books and articles.