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Author Sinha, Radha, author.

Title Income distribution, growth, and basic needs in India / R. Sinha, Peter Pearson, Gopal Kadekodi and Mary Gregory
Published London : Routledge, 2017
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Description 1 online resource
Series Routledge library editions. British in India ; volume 11
Routledge library editions. British in India ; volume 11
Contents 1. A perspective on income distribution and basic needs -- 2. A macro-economic model of income distribution -- 3. The distribution of value added among income classes -- 4. Alternative strategies of income redistribution -- 5. The employment implications of income distribution -- 6. Economic growth and the distribution of income -- 7. The project results and some policy issues
Summary This text, first published in 1979, explores the sources and patterns of the distribution of personal incomes in India, between rural and urban areas and among socio-economic classes, differentiating particularly those groups falling below the poverty line
Notes The findings of a research project jointly sponsored by the Department of Political Economy, Glasgow University, the Institute of Economic Growth, Delhi, and Queen Elizabeth House, Oxford University
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed April 13, 2017)
Subject Basic needs -- India -- Mathematical models
Income distribution -- India -- Mathematical models
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Economics -- Macroeconomics.
Basic needs -- Mathematical models.
Economic policy -- Mathematical models.
Income distribution -- Mathematical models.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Economic Conditions.
India -- Economic policy -- 1966- -- Mathematical models
Form Electronic book
Author Gregory, Mary, editor.
Kadekodi, Gopal K., author.
Pearson, Peter, 1946- author.
Institute of Economic Growth (India)
Queen Elizabeth House.
University of Glasgow. Department of Political Economy.
ISBN 1315207559