India Development Report 2011 by Mahendra DevIndia Development Report 2011 by Mahendra Dev

India Development Report 2011

EditorMahendra Dev

Paperback | May 27, 2011

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The Indian economy is one of the fastest growing economies in the world. At the same time it is beset with a host of socio-economic problems. This report, by leading experts, provides a comprehensive review of the current state of the Indian economy. In the context of two decades of structuralreforms, it analyses the problems and policy issues affecting India's growth and development. Sixth in the IDR series, this report examines diverse topics of contemporary relevance: Food security and agrarian crises; Poverty and inequality; Energy insecurity; Disasters and environmental challenges; Industrial performance and regional disparities in manufacturing growth; Role of auditors ingovernance; Performance of the telecommunications industry; Trade liberalization and India's export sophistication; Capital inflows and policy choices; Outreach of banking services; Employment and industrial relations. It includes a statistical appendix which is a valuable source of information on the macroeconomic trends.
D.M. Nachane is Former Director of the Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research (IGIDR) in Mumbai.
Title:India Development Report 2011Format:PaperbackDimensions:304 pagesPublished:May 27, 2011Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0198071531

ISBN - 13:9780198071532

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Table of Contents

PrefaceList of TablesList of FiguresList of BoxesList of Statistical ProfileList of AbbreviationsList of Contributors1. Overview: Two Decades of Structural Reforms in India2. Macroeconomic Overview3. Food Security: Beyond the Eleventh Plan Fiction4. Persistence of Crisis in Indian Agriculture: Need for Technological and Institutional Alternatives5. Poverty and Inequality in the Age of Economic Liberalization6. Industrial Performance, 1991-2008: A Review7. Regional Disparities in Manufacturing Growth in India8. The Role of Auditor and Audit Committee in Governance9. Employment and Industrial Relations in India-Informality and Inequality10. The Performance of India's Telecommunications Industry, 1991-200911. Inflows and Policy: Middling Through12. Outreach of Banking Services across Indian States, 1981-2007: Converging or Diverging?13. Environmental Challenges of Development Strategies in India14. Emerging Energy Insecurity-An Indian Dilemma15. Disasters-Natural and Man-made16. India's Export Sophistication in a Comparative PerspectiveA Statistical Profile of India's Development