Development Outcomes: Inequalities

  • A. S. Bhalla


In Chapter 6, development outcomes were examined in terms of growth of output, productivity and investment efficiency. In this and the following chapters, 8, 9, and 10, we are interested in reviewing the outcomes of development policies in terms of inequalities of access to technology, health and education. This chapter discusses unequal outcomes with regard to such aspects as income, consumption and other inequalities. These are considered in the context of (i) rural—urban differences, (ii) interregional or provincial variations and (iii) class distinctions.


Income Inequality Gini Coefficient Development Outcome Regional Inequality Rural Industry 
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  • A. S. Bhalla
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  1. 1.CommugnySwitzerland

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