This edited volume is based on the UGC's model curriculum for 'Indian Economic Policy', meant for all universities in India. Each chapter is contributed by an expert in the specific area being addressed, and this book presents the policies formulated in each sector or sub-sector, and the resultant changes, during the post-reform period (1991-2008). This volume examines the impact of economic reforms on fronts as varied as the fiscal situation of government of India, state finances, money, capital market, external sector, agriculture, industry, power, health, education, employment, unemployment and poverty.Liberalization of import tariffs, rise in crude oil prices and growth-induced imports may explain the recent spurt in imports. The gross terms of trade, which measures the volume index of imports as a ratio of volume index of exports, show anbsp;...
|Title||:||The Indian Economy Since 1991|
|Publisher||:||Pearson Education India - 2009|