The rapidly transforming Indian economy has thrown up a number of possibilities as well as several challenges with profound implications for India's vast population as well as globally. The K R Narayanan Oration Series at the Australia South Asia Research Centre in The Australian National University has been devoted to in-depth examination of this important issue by leading experts. The present volume collects the first ten essays in this series.Essays by Eminent Persons on the Rapidly Transforming Indian Economy Raghbendra Jha. Management. of. Natural. Disasters. The enormous havoc and dislocation caused by natural and man made disasters ... Clearly the most important application of satellites is in detecting, predicting and delivering early warning of impending disasters such as flood, drought, cyclone and even forest fires (Rao etal.
|Title||:||The First Ten K. R. Narayanan Orations|
|Publisher||:||ANU E Press - 2006-01-01|