Kenneth arrow

Supporters of the BJP celebrate early results from the Karnataka assembly elections in Bangalore. Countless elections the world over have shown how Kenneth Arrow’s mathematics work in actual practice. Photo: Ramegowda Bopaiah/Mint
Narendra Modi (BJP), Akhilesh Yadav (SP) and Mayawati (BSP), the three pivotal players of Uttar Pradesh elections.

Kenneth Arrow and the age of empires

4 min read . 09 Mar 2017
Many believe that tomorrow’s economics will be written (once again) in prose and not equations. Photo: iStockphoto

The evolving story of economics

4 min read . 06 Mar 2017
Kenneth Arrow’s work on general equilibrium was an exact mirror image of his work on social choice. Photo: AP
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To trust or not to trust

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Amartya Sen turns 75

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