Author: Uma KapilaPublisher: Academic FoundationYear: 2002Language: EnglishPages: 560ISBN/UPC (if available): 8171882692
First published in the year 2000, the present edition is a new, revised and enlarged edition of 2003. This work has been very well received and is being used virtually as a text book in Delhi University colleges and also in some other universities.In writing this book, the author has drawn from the relevant articles/papers written by renowned economists in their special fields. Articles in full length have been included in author's edited book Indian economy since Independence (running in its 14th edition) which is used as a reference text by BA Economics Hons of University of Delhi and some other universities also. The present edition (third edition) has been further revised incorporating in the relevant chapters latest information available on Indian Economy from various policy documents and reports such as Economic Survey 2002, Union budget 2000-03, Exim Policy 2002-07, RBI Report on Currency and Finance (released 2002), Planning Commission reports on Employment and Unemployment, Monetary Policy 2002-03, etc.
PrefacePART I: ISSUES IN DEVELOPMENT PLANNINGEconomic Growth and Economic DevelopmentUnderdevelopment and the Nature of the Indian EconomyColonialism and Underdevelopment in IndiaNational Income: Trends & Structural TransformationEconomic Planning in India: Development Strategy & Sustainable GrowthPopulation and Economic DevelopmentProblem of Unemployment in IndiaPoverty in IndiaResource Mobilisation and Fiscal PoliciesInflation and Price ControlAssessment of Economic Planning in IndiaMacro Economic Stabilisation and Structural ReformsPART II: SECTORAL ANALYSIS OF INDIAN ECONOMYDOMESTIC SECTORAgriculture: The Problem of ProductivityLand ReformsNew Technology in Indian Agriculture and the Green RevolutionFarm Mechanisation and Choice of Appropriate TechnologyAgricultural Finance in IndiaAgricultural Marketing and Price Policy Changing Contours of Indian Agriculture and Emerging Trends in the Light of GlobalisationIndustrial Growth in IndiaIndustrial PolicyPublic Sector in the Indian EconomySmall Scale IndustrialisationGrowth & Problems of Major IndustriesInfrastructure & Economic DevelopmentMoney & Capital Market in IndiaEXTERNAL SECTORForeign TradeBalance of PaymentsForeign Capital and Multinational CorporationsGlobalization and Indian Economy