Indian Economy

Indian Economy (Other)

By S K Misra , Puri 
Publisher: Himalaya
Edition: Other
Edition Number: 27
Language: English
Publish Date: 2008
Binding: Other
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About the Book:

Over the last 22 years, our book Indian Economy has been accepted as a standard textbook at graduate and postgraduate levels by numerous students studying in various Universities and Colleges all over the country and is also widely used by Candidates appearning in various competitive examinations. It has also been widely acclaimed by a large body of teachers engaged in teaching the paper on Indian Economy across the country and has received this continued patronage and support. We are overwhelmed by the tremendous response to our effort and, in the hope of meeting the requirements and expectations of our esteemed readers, have tried to continuously revise and upgrade our book by incorporating the results of various studies, books and articles written by experts on different issues relating to the Indian economy over the years, adding new chapters and new debates that have cropped up from time to time, and by undertaking substantial revision of all statistical data and other information contained in the book.

Book Contents:

  1. Economic Growth, Development and Underdevelopment
  2. Economic and Human Development
  3. The Environment and Development
  1. Colonialism and Underdevelopment of the Indian Economy
  2. Nature of the Indian Economy
  3. Macroeconomic Scenario
  4. Natural Resources and Ecological Issues
  5. Infrastructure
  6. The Population Problem and Economic Development
  7. Human Resource Development
  8. Labour Force Growth, Participation, and Occupational Pattern
  9. Trends and Structure of Employment - Unemployment
  10. Capital Formation in India
  11. National Income of India
  12. Income Distribution in India
  13. Poverty in India
  1. Indian Agriculture: Role, Nature and Cropping Pattern
  2. Issues in Indian Agricultural Policy and Rural Development
  3. Agricultural Production and Productivity Trends
  4. Land Reforms
  5. Agricultural Inputs and Green Revolution
  6. Agricultural Finance and Marketing
  7. Agricultural Prices and Agricultural Price Policy
  8. Agricultural Subsidies, Food Stocks and Food Security in India
  9. Agricultural Labour
  1. Industrial Development During Planning Period
  2. Some Major Industries of India
  3. Small-Scale and Cottage Industries
  4. Industrial Policy
  5. Public Sector in the Indian Economy
  6. Privatisation of Public Sector Enterprises: The Disinvestment Programme in India
  7. Private Sector in the Indian Economy
  8. Industrial Sickness in India
  9. Labour Relations, Social Security and Exit Policy
  1. India's Foreign Trade: Value, Composition and Direction
  2. India's Balance of Payments Problem
  3. Trade Policy of the Government of India
  4. Foreign Capital and Aid
  5. India`s Exchange Rate Policy, Foreign Exchange Reserves and Capital Account Convertibility
  6. Multinational Corporations, FERA and FEMA
  7. Globalisation and its Impact on the Indian Economy
  8. WTO and India
  1. Price Trends and Inflation
  2. Indian Money Market
  3. Commercial Banking in India
  4. The Reserve Bank of India
  5. Capital Market in India
  6. Institutional Financing
  1. The Indian Tax Structure
  2. Public Expenditure in India
  3. Public Debt in India
  4. India's Fiscal Policy
  5. Federal Finance in India - Centre-State Financial Relations
  1. Economic Planning - Rationale, Features and Objectives
  2. The Strategy of Planning
  3. Financing of the Plans and Investment Pattern: 1951-1997

About the Author(s):

S. K. Misra is a Reader in Economics in Hindu College, Delhi University and has a teaching experience spanning four decades.
V.K. Puri is a Reader in Economics in Shyam Lal College, Delhi University and has a teaching experience of almost three decades. They have co-authored some very popular and widely acclaimed textbooks. These include Indian Economy (currently running in sixteenth edition), Bharatiya Arthavyavastha (the Hindi version of the above book currently running in tenth edition), Economics of Development and Planning (currently
running in seventh edition). Microeconomics : Theory and Applications Part I and II (currently running in
second edition). Modern Microeconomics and Modern Macroeconomic Theory.

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Title: Indian Economy
Publisher: Himalaya
Author: S K Misra , Puri
Edition: Other
Edition Number: 27
Language: English
Publish Date: 2008
Binding: Other

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