Author: R SwaminathanSeveral Contributors/Translator(s)/ Editors(s): Yoginder K Alagh/R SwaminathanPublisher: Academic FoundationYear: 2008Language: EnglishPages: 357ISBN/UPC (if available): 9788171885954
Written by experts on the economy, industrial growth, urban and town planning, environment, and information technology, this volume of 11 essays charts out policy prescriptions for the Indian state of Gujarat to maintain and accentuate its contribution to the Indian economy and show the path for sustainable and equitable growth. Gujarat is India’s second most industrialized state and has emerged as the second most important investment destination, the guide explains, noting that success in Gujarat is essential for India to maintain its economic growth trajectory.
ForewordY.K. ALAGHEditor’s NoteR. SWAMINATHANEmerging Industrialisation Process in Gujarat: Nature and CompositionDINESH N. AWASTHI AND S. P. KASHYAPGujarat’s Industrial Development: A PerspectiveSUNIL R. OAREKHMacroecomic Framework for Development in GujaratRAVINDRA H. DHOLAKIAHuman Development and Gender Development in Gujarat: Some IssuesINDIRS HIRWAY AND DARSHINI MAHADEVIAGujarat Urban Development DynamicsH.M.SHIVANAND SWAMY AND K. MUKUNDANEducation 2010: The Path ForwardRASHU VAKILEnvironmental Strategies for GujaratSUDARSHAN IYENGAR AND SOMNATH BANDOPADHYAYBiological Diversity in GujaratH.S. SINGHEnergy and Infrastructure Strategy for GujaratSABASTIAN MORRISEducation and Health Care Strategies for Gujarat in the Context of Emerging Global Opportunities and ChallengesB.B.PATEL AND RAKSHA ALAGHGujarat’s Agriculture and the Sardar Sarovar ProjectMAHESH PATHAK AND P.K.SINGH