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Why growth matters : how economic growth in India reduced poverty and the lessons for other developing countries / Jagdish Bhagwati, Arvind Panagariya.

Book Book ([2013])
Description: xxii, 280 pages ; 25 cm
Publisher: New York : PublicAffairs, [2013]
3 of 3 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
1 of 1 copy available at Merrimack College. (Show all copies)
0 current holds with 3 total copies.
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Merrimack College Stacks (2nd) HC440.P6 B45 2013 (Text to Phone) Available -
Endicott College General Collection HC 440 .P6 B45 2013 (Text to Phone) Available -
Gordon College Stack Level 2 HC 440 .P6 B45 2013 (Text to Phone) Available -

  • ISBN: 9781610392716 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 161039271X (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • Edition: First edition.
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-266) and index.
Contents: Debunking the myths. Indian socialism and the myths of growth and poverty -- Myths about the early development strategy -- Reforms and their impact on growth and poverty -- Reforms and inequality -- Reforms and their impact on health and education -- Yet other myths -- The new challenges: Track I reforms for faster and broader growth. Track I and track II reforms -- A multitude of labor laws and their reform -- Land acquisition -- Infrastructure -- Higher education -- Other track I reforms -- More effective and inclusive redistribution: Track II. Track II reforms -- Attacking poverty by guaranteeing employment -- Adult nutrition and food security -- Reforming health care -- Elementary education.
Authors: Panagariya, Arvind. (Added Author).
Citation: Bhagwati, Jagdish N. "Why growth matters : how economic growth in India reduced poverty and the lessons for other developing countries." New York : PublicAffairs, 2013.

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