India's Evolving Economy: Puzzles and Perspectives

India's Evolving Economy: Puzzles and Perspectives

By: A. Vaidyanathan (author)Hardback

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This book presents essays on the growing divergence between agriculture and the rest of the economy; the growth of tertiary sectors and FCI; poverty alleviation and equitable distribution; the widening financial sector; the rapid growth of gold imports and their implications; the role of the politics, politicians, decentralisation and institutions for the management of common pool resources; and the importance of reliable data for informed policy making and public debate.

About Author

A. Vaidyanathan is an honorary fellow at the Center for Development Studies in Thiruvanathapuram, India, and the author of more than a dozen books, some dealing with broader aspects of strategy and policy, and others exploring issues relating to specific sectors. He is a former economist for the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations and for the World Bank. He has also worked for the National Council of Applied Economic Research and the Madras Institute of Development Studies.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9788171889921
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 348
  • ID: 9788171889921
  • ISBN10: 8171889921

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