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Chronic poverty and development policy in India / edited by Aasha Kapur Mehta, Andrew Shepherd.

Contributor(s): Mehta, Aasha Kapur, 1954- | Shepherd, Andrew.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New Delhi ; Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications, 2006Description: 411 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.ISBN: 0761934642 (hard back); 9780761934646; 8178296144 (India hb); 9788178296142.Other title: Chronic poverty & development policy in India [Cover title].Subject(s): Poverty -- India | Poor -- India | India -- Economic policy -- 1991-DDC classification: 339.460954 Online resources: Table of contents only | Publisher description | WorldCat details
Contents:
Table of contents 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.
Summary: Summary: Papers presented at the Seminar on Chronic Poverty and Development Policy, held at New Delhi during 4-5 November 2003.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Table of contents 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.

Summary:
Papers presented at the Seminar on Chronic Poverty and Development Policy, held at New Delhi during 4-5 November 2003.

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