[C]ogent and, what is exceedingly rare these days, it is refreshingly lucid. . . . Roy's book is in several important respects an original contribution.T. W. Schultz, University of Chicago, 1974 Nobel Laureate in Economics
It is very well written . . . extremely engaging and provocative.Peter T. Manicas, Queens College, City University of New York
Subroto Roy's Philosophy of Economics
is a formidable contribution to that new and growing discipline . . . a most distinguished and valuable exploration of the nature of economic inquiry.John Gray, Economic Affairs
This well-documented study is a worthwhile contribution to the burgeoning literature on the philosophy of economics.Choice, 1990
[Roy's] message is for his fellow economists, urging them not to shy away from the treatment of normative issues in their discipline.Economics and Philosophy
About the Author
Subroto Roy studied Science and Literature in India and in England. He received his Ph.D. in Economics at Cambridge University and now teaches Economics.