Q. The “The Economic History of India” was written by whom among the following?

[A] Dadabhai Naoroji

[B] Romesh Chandra Dutt

[C] B R Ambedkar

[D] Prithwishchandra Ray

Answer: B

Explanation: Dadabhai Naoroji, the ‘Grand Old Man of India’, who after a brilliant analysis of the colonial economy put forward the theory of economic drain in Poverty and UnBritish Rule in India.

Other economic analysts included Justice Mahadeo Govind Ranade, Romesh Chandra Dutt (The Economic History of India), Gopal Krishna Gokhale, G. Subramaniya Iyer and Prithwishchandra Ray.

Source: Spectrum Modern India