The Indian Economy Sixty Years After Independence

  • Raghbendra Jha

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. An Introduction to the Volume

    1. Raghbendra Jha
      Pages 1-3
  3. Mega Trends in India—Economics and Politics

  4. Emerging Issues in Fiscal Policy in India

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 39-39
    2. Stephen Howes, Deepak Mishra, V. J. Ravishankar
      Pages 41-68
    3. Mukul G. Asher
      Pages 69-91
  5. India’s External Sector

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 93-93
    2. Garry Pursell, Nalin Kishor, Kanupriya Gupta
      Pages 116-136
    3. Kaliappa Kalirajan, Swapan Bhattacharya
      Pages 137-151
  6. Trends and Prospects for India’s Social Sector

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 153-153
    2. Raghav Gaiha, Mani Arul Nandhi
      Pages 179-199
  7. Sectoral Issues

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 213-213
    2. Raghbendra Jha, K. V. Bhanu Murthy, Anurag Sharma
      Pages 233-246
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 299-305

About this book


Provides a detailed analysis of the achievements and disappointments of the modern Indian economy, and an exploration of the issues which are shaping India's economic future. Offers a comprehensive overview of the state of India's economy in the twenty-first century and is essential for postgraduates and scholars interested in this area.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Raghbendra Jha
    • 1
  1. 1.Australia South Asia Research CentreAustralian National UniversityAustralia

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