Income Distribution, Growth and Basic Needs in India: 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Income Distribution, Growth and Basic Needs in India

1st Edition

By R. Sinha, Peter Pearson, Gopal Kadekodi, Mary Gregory


170 pages

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This book, first published in 1979, explores the sources and patterns of the distribution of personal incomes in India, between rural and urban areas and among socio-economic classes, differentiating particularly those groups falling below the poverty line.

Table of Contents

1. A Perspective on Income Distribution and Basic Needs 2. A Macro-Economic Model of Income Distribution 3. The Distribution of Value Added Among Income Classes 4. Alternate Strategies of Income Redistribution 5. The Employment Implications of Income Distribution 6. Economic Growth 7. Project Results and Some Policy Issues

About the Series

Routledge Library Editions: British in India

This set of previously-out-of-print titles reissues a selection of classic works on India. These range from works on the Indian princes, the palaces of the Raj, the plight of the untouchables, Congress, and British attitudes and politics. Taken together, these books form an essential reference source.

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HISTORY / General