Chronic poverty and development policy in India / edited by Aasha Kapur Mehta, Andrew Shepherd.Material type: TextLanguage: English Publication details: New Delhi ; Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications, 2006. Description: 411 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cmISBN: 0761934642 (hard back); 9780761934646; 8178296144 (India hb); 9788178296142Other title: Chronic poverty & development policy in India [Cover title]Subject(s): Poverty -- India | Poor -- India | India -- Economic policy -- 1991-DDC classification: 339.460954 LOC classification: HC440.P6 | C47 2006Online resources: Table of contents only | Publisher description | WorldCat details
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
TOC Chronic poverty in India : an introduction / Andrew Shepherd and Aasha Kapur Mehta -- Correlates of incidence and exit from chronic poverty in rural India : evidence from panel data / Shashanka Bhide and Aasha Kapur Mehta -- Rural casual labourers, wages and poverty : 1983 to 1999-2000 / Sheila Bhalla, Anup K. Karan and T. Shobha -- Extreme and chronic poverty and malnutrition in India : incidence and determinants / R. Radhakrishna, K. Hanumantha Rao, C. Ravi and B. Sambi Reddy -- Chronic poverty among the Indian elderly / S. Irudaya Rajan -- Impact of involuntary displacement on a tribal community (a case study of the Sahariya Adivasi displaced from Kuno Wildlife Sanctuary, Madhya Pradesh) / Asmita Kabra -- Chronic poverty and gendered patterns of intra-household resource allocation / Ratna M. Sudarshan and Rina Bhattacharya -- Political perspectives on chronic poverty / N.C.B. Nath -- Operationalising multidimensional concepts of chronic poverty : an exploratory spatial analysis / Aasha Kapur Mehta, Ramakrushna Panigrahi and Sashi Sivramkrishna -- Chronic poverty in rural areas : the role of government policy / P.V. Thomas -- Technological change in food production : implications for vulnerable sections / M.S. Swaminathan -- Safety nets for the chronic poor in India : an overview / S. Mahendra Dev.
Papers presented at the Seminar on Chronic Poverty and Development Policy, held at New Delhi during 4-5 November 2003.