Gangadhar Gopal Gadgil
: गंगाधर गोपाळ गाडगीळ) (August 25, 1923 – September 15, 2008 ) was a Marathi
writer from Maharashtra
He was born in Mumbai
in 1923. After receiving a master's degree in economics from the University of Mumbai
, he worked as a professor of economics at Sydenham College
and also a few other colleges in Mumbai.
Expertise in economics
Gadgil stood for consumer rights. He was associated with Grahak Panchayat, Mumbai
for a long time, and served for 15 years as the organization's president.
He wrote text books on Economics for college students. For some time, he served as an economic and financial advisor to Walchand Hirachand
Gadgil wrote novels, travelogues, one-act plays, literary critiques, children's stories, and a large number of short stories.Kusumawati Deshpande and Mangesh Viththal Rajadhyaksha, A History of Marathi literature
Sahitya Akademi, New Delhi, 1998
He was associated with various literary institutions in India. He served as the vice president of Sahitya Akademi
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