Uneven Development in China and India

  • A. S. Bhalla


Having defined the concept of uneven development and its measurement in Chapter 2, in this chapter we measure uneven development in China and India. This is done in Section I using Yotopoulos-Lau (Y/L) and Lardy indexes discussed in Chapter 2. The measurement of intraindustry and disaggregated intersectoral linkages a la Hirschman is dealt with in Chapter 5.


Development Strategy Heavy Industry Balance Development Uneven Development Allocative Inefficiency 
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  • A. S. Bhalla
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  1. 1.CommugnySwitzerland

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