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The Resource Development in India : micro and macro perspectives, S. Mahendra Dev, P.G. Babu, editors, (electronic book)

Development in India : micro and macro perspectives, S. Mahendra Dev, P.G. Babu, editors, (electronic book)

Label
Development in India : micro and macro perspectives
Title
Development in India
Title remainder
micro and macro perspectives
Statement of responsibility
S. Mahendra Dev, P.G. Babu, editors
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book examines various facets of the development process such as aid, poverty, caste networks, corruption, and judicial activism. It explores the efficiency of and distributional issues related to agriculture, and the roles of macro models and financial markets, with a special emphasis on bubbles, liquidity traps and experimental markets. The importance of finite changes in trade and development, as well as that of information technology and issues related to energy and ecosystems, including sustainability and vulnerability, are analyzed. The book presents papers that were commissioned for the Silver Jubilee celebrations at the Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research (IGIDR). The individual contributions address related development problems, ensuring a homogeneous reading experience and providing a thorough synthesis and understanding of the authors? research areas. The reader will be introduced to various aspects of development thought by leading and contemporary researchers. As such, the book represents an important addition to the literature on economic thought by leading scholars, and will be of great value to graduate students and researchers in the fields of development studies, political economy, and economics in general
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Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
338.954
Index
no index present
LC call number
HC433
LC item number
.D48 2016eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Mahendra Dev, S.
  • Babu, P. G.
Series statement
India studies in business and economics
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  • Economic development
  • India
  • Finance
  • India
  • India
  • India
Label
Development in India : micro and macro perspectives, S. Mahendra Dev, P.G. Babu, editors, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Chapter 1. Introduction to Development in India: Micro and Macro Perspectives -- Part 1: Formal and Informal Institutions -- Chapter 2. Caste Networks in the Modern Indian Economy -- By Kaivan Munshi -- Chapter 3. Evolution of Judicial Activism: The Supreme Court of India By T.N. Srinivasan -- Chapter 4. Corruption: Supply-side and Demand-side Solutions By Avinash Dixit -- Part 2: Aid and Poverty -- Chapter 5. Can a country be a donor and a recipient of Aid? By Ravi Kanbur -- Chapter 6. Why is Poverty Declining So Slowly in India? By Ashok Kotwal & Arka Roy Chaudhuri -- Part 3: Indian Agriculture: Growth and Distribution -- Chapter 7. Agriculture and Structural Transformation 1960-2040: Implications for Double Digit Inclusive Growth By Kirit S. Parikh et al -- Chapter 8. Incremental Reforms in Food Policy: What are the Possibilities? By Bharat Ramaswami & Milind Murugkar -- Part 4: Financial Markets and Macro economy -- Chapter 9. A Model of Bubbles and Crashes By Dilip Abreu -- Chapter 10. Experimental Exploration into Macroeconomics By Shyam Sunder -- Chapter 11. Does the Tail Wag the Dog? The Effect of Credit Default Swaps on Credit Risk By Marti Subrahmanyam et al -- Chapter 12. Financial Crisis and Liquidity Trap: Some Theoretical and Policy Perspectives By Mihir Rakshit -- Part 5: Technological Change, Trade and Development -- Chapter 13. Finite Change: Implications for Trade Theory, Policy and Development By Sugata Marjit & Biswajit Mandal -- Chapter 14. Information Technology and its Role in India?s Economic Development: A Review By Nirvikar Singh -- Part 6: Ecosystems and Energy -- Chapter 15. Value of Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services in South Asia and India: Past, Present and Future By Anil Markandya -- Chapter 16. Climate Resilient Cities: Vulnerability Profiling Of Twenty Indian Cities By Jyoti Parikh et al -- Chapter 17. Challenges for Sustainable Energy Development in India By Dilip R. Ahuja
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SPR914472078
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1 online resource.
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online
Isbn
9788132225416
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unknown
Media category
computer
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rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1007/978-81-322-2541-6
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not applicable
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Development in India : micro and macro perspectives, S. Mahendra Dev, P.G. Babu, editors, (electronic book)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Chapter 1. Introduction to Development in India: Micro and Macro Perspectives -- Part 1: Formal and Informal Institutions -- Chapter 2. Caste Networks in the Modern Indian Economy -- By Kaivan Munshi -- Chapter 3. Evolution of Judicial Activism: The Supreme Court of India By T.N. Srinivasan -- Chapter 4. Corruption: Supply-side and Demand-side Solutions By Avinash Dixit -- Part 2: Aid and Poverty -- Chapter 5. Can a country be a donor and a recipient of Aid? By Ravi Kanbur -- Chapter 6. Why is Poverty Declining So Slowly in India? By Ashok Kotwal & Arka Roy Chaudhuri -- Part 3: Indian Agriculture: Growth and Distribution -- Chapter 7. Agriculture and Structural Transformation 1960-2040: Implications for Double Digit Inclusive Growth By Kirit S. Parikh et al -- Chapter 8. Incremental Reforms in Food Policy: What are the Possibilities? By Bharat Ramaswami & Milind Murugkar -- Part 4: Financial Markets and Macro economy -- Chapter 9. A Model of Bubbles and Crashes By Dilip Abreu -- Chapter 10. Experimental Exploration into Macroeconomics By Shyam Sunder -- Chapter 11. Does the Tail Wag the Dog? The Effect of Credit Default Swaps on Credit Risk By Marti Subrahmanyam et al -- Chapter 12. Financial Crisis and Liquidity Trap: Some Theoretical and Policy Perspectives By Mihir Rakshit -- Part 5: Technological Change, Trade and Development -- Chapter 13. Finite Change: Implications for Trade Theory, Policy and Development By Sugata Marjit & Biswajit Mandal -- Chapter 14. Information Technology and its Role in India?s Economic Development: A Review By Nirvikar Singh -- Part 6: Ecosystems and Energy -- Chapter 15. Value of Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services in South Asia and India: Past, Present and Future By Anil Markandya -- Chapter 16. Climate Resilient Cities: Vulnerability Profiling Of Twenty Indian Cities By Jyoti Parikh et al -- Chapter 17. Challenges for Sustainable Energy Development in India By Dilip R. Ahuja
Control code
SPR914472078
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9788132225416
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1007/978-81-322-2541-6
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote

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