The University of Alabama in Huntsville
Anthony P. D'Costa an Indian-American is an Eminent Scholar in Global Studies and Professor of Economics at the University of Alabama in Huntsville. In the last thirty years he taught at the University of Melbourne as Chair and Professor of Contemporary Indian Studies, at the Copenhagen Business School as the A.P. Moller-Maersk Professor of Indian Studies, National University of Singapore, and the University of Washington as Professor of Comparative International Development. He has written on the political economy of steel, auto, and IT industries covering themes of capitalism and globalization, state and economic nationalism, development, innovations, industrial restructuring, employment, international migration of professionals, and inequality. He has written or edited a dozen books, published over fifty chapters and journal articles, and delivered nearly two hundred lectures and conference presentations. He has received numerous fellowships, including Fulbright-Hays and Abe from the Japan Foundation, contributed to the research effort of multilateral organizations, and served on numerous academic and professional committees.