Ghosh is Professor of Economics at the Centre
for Economic Studies and Planning, School of
Social Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University,
New Delhi. She has taught at several universities
in India and abroad, and served as part-time
adviser and consultant to many governmental and
international organizations. Among other books, she
has so-authored (with C.P.Chandrashekhar)
Crisis as a
Conquest: Learning from East Asia; The Market
that Failed: Neoliberal Economic Macroeconomy.
She was the
principal author of the
West Bengal Human Development Report, 2004
the 2005 UNDP Award for excellence in analysis.
She is currently a member of the National Knowledge
Commission reporting to the Prime Minister of India.
Her latest book is
Never Done and Poorly Paid: Women's Work in Globalising
(Women Unlimited, 2009).