|Padma Bhushan economist VS Vyas passes away|
Padma Bhushan economist VS Vyas passes away
Padma Bhushan awardee and noted agricultural economist Vijay Shankar Vyas passed away after a brief illness. He was 87.
VS Vyas had held several prestigious, professional and leadership positions in national and international organisations.
He was the director of the Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Ahmedabad, and the Institute of Development Studies (IDS), Jaipur.
He was also a senior advisor in the World Bank’s agriculture and rural development department.