When Bombay overtook Calcutta: A history of India's financial geography8 min read . Updated: 24 Jun 2017, 11:36 PM IST
Calcutta was once a much larger financial centre than Bombay
To the current generation of scholars of finance and economics, this question of when Bombay (now Mumbai) overtook Calcutta (Kolkata) would sound absurd. A competition between Calcutta and Bombay over financial domination? That was a thing?
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