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Conclusion

  • Tirthankar RoyEmail author
Chapter
Part of the Palgrave Studies in Economic History book series (PEHS)

Abstract

History has a contemporary relevance for emerging economies. As in the past, in the present times too, globalization has unleashed extraordinary levels of capitalistic energy while leaving many livelihoods poor, stagnant, and discontented. This paradox of emergence connects two episodes of globalization in India a century apart.

Keywords

Globalization Economic inequality Regional inequality Democracy Relevance of history 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Economic HistoryLondon School of EconomicsLondonUK

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