Indian Economy: Performance and Policies (9th Revised edition)

Indian Economy: Performance and Policies (9th Revised edition)

By: Uma Kapila (author)Paperback

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Written in a clear and objective manner, this revised edition provides comprehensive coverage of the Indian economy. With extensive references to original works, this account examines updated data and answers important financial questions. From economic reform and foreign trade to agriculture and industrial growth, this textbook analyzes the contemporary issues confronting India. Especially designed for less-advanced students, this book is an ideal introduction to the Indian economy. The book comprises 28 chapters organised into seven sections: Section - I, Basic Issues in Economic Development; Section - II, Indian Economy at Independence; Section - III, Policy Regimes; Section - IV, Growth, Development and Structural Change; Section - V, Sectoral Trends and Issues; and, Questions, Glossary, and Select Bibliography.

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About Author

UMA KAPILA, author/editor of several other books, has taught Indian Economy to undergraduate students for over forty-two years. She recently retired as Reader from the Department of Economics, Miranda House, University of Delhi. Presently she is Senior Editor, Academic Foundation. She is also the editor of the widely acclaimed book Indian Economy Since Independence, now running into twentieth edition. She is also the coeditor of the series "Economic Developments in India" snd coeditor (along with K.L Krishna) of "Readings in Indian Agriculture and Industry", all published by Academic Foundation.

Product Details

  • publication date: 31/10/2009
  • ISBN13: 9788171887903
  • Format: Paperback
  • Year: 2009-10
  • Number Of Pages: 708
  • ID: 9788171887903
  • weight: 699
  • ISBN10: 8171887902
  • edition: 9th Revised edition

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