The Indian Economy : Contemporary Issues book cover
1st Edition

The Indian Economy
Contemporary Issues

Edited By

Nicholas Perdikis

ISBN 9781138740402
Published November 4, 2019 by Routledge
176 Pages

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Book Description

This title was first published in 2000. An essential collection of studies which examine the many aspects of the Indian economy from trade relations and exchange rate mechanisms to privatization. The text looks at the issue of poverty and income distribution and advances the problems and issues associated with the Indian economy.

Table of Contents

Contents: Introduction; International Aspects: Trade distortions and virtual exchange rates in India, S. Ghatak and J.U. Sikkiki; NAFTA and the new India, W.A. Kerr, N. Perdikis and J.Hobbs; India-European Union trade relations and intra-industry trade. Industry and Environment: Privatization in India: miles to go...?; Financing global environmental protection in the context of Indian forestry, S.P. Chakravarty and S.R.C. Reddy. Labour Markets and Poverty: The dynamics of poverty: occupational mobility in rural India, P.N. Mathur. Economic Ideas: P.N. Mathur and the theory of layers of technique, T. Azid and D. Ghosh. Conclusions; Bibliography; Index.

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