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Handbook of Poverty in India

Perspectives, Policies, and Programmes (Oxford India Handbooks)

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


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ContributionsR. Radhakrishna (Editor), Shovan Ray (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages232
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Open LibraryOL7394834M
ISBN 100195675134
ISBN 109780195675139

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  The Oxford Handbook of the Indian Economy Edited by Chetan Ghate Oxford Handbooks. The Handbook is centered on several key debates confronting the Indian economy ranging from the development displacement debate, the growth poverty inequality debate, the demographic transition debate as it relates to employment and employability, caste and social mobility, and the . The United Nations Handbook on Selected Issues for Taxation of the Extractive Industries by Developing Countries (the Handbook) is a response to the need, often expressed by developing countries, for.

The book is primarily concerned with a lack or deficiency of one or more micro- or macronutrients in connection with malnutrition, under nutrition, and starvation. Embedded within the deficiency states is acute restriction whereby food is withdrawn completely for short periods, as when individuals are adhering to religious requirements or.   Single-parent families face unique challenges when it comes to in-work poverty. Without a second caregiver and earner, single parents have to compete with dual-earner couples for their position in the earnings distribution. Facing precarious employment and gendered wage inequality, single-parent families face a high risk of experiencing poverty even when they are working.


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Handbook of Poverty in India: Perspectives, Policies, and Programmes Rokkam Radhakrishna, Shovan Ray, Professor of Economics Shovan Ray Oxford University Press, - Business & Economics - pages.

The Previous Century Was Marked By India S Great Transformation From A Colonial Agrarian Economy To A Modern, Vibrating, Knowledge-Based Economy Within The Framework Of A Liberal And Secular Democracy. A High Annual Gdp Growth Rate Of Over 8 Per Cent Is Now Being Achieved On A Consistent Basis.

The Rapid Economic Growth Has, However, Brought Only A Marginal Decline In Rural And Urban Poverty. The handbook on poverty and inequality provides tools to measure, describe, monitor, evaluate, and analyze poverty. It provides background materials for designing poverty reduction strategies.

This book is intended for researchers and policy analysts involved in poverty research and policy making. The first of the UN Millennium Goals was to reduce extreme poverty and in it was halved compared toand now the goal is to eradicate poverty and hunger by The reduction in poverty is, to a high degree, the consequence of the rapid economic development in a few countries, especially China, but in many countries around the globe poverty is still at a high level and is.

Headcount Measures of Poverty in Indonesia, Poverty Lines in Indonesia Using Food Energy Intake Handbook of Poverty in India book, Poverty Indexes by Subgroups, Madagascar, Decomposition of Poverty and Changes in Poverty in Newfoundland, – Measures of Poverty (with a $2/day Poverty Line) and Inequality.

‘Academically rigorous, yet clear and concise, the Handbook on In-Work Poverty will especially benefit students and scholars of public policy, politics, social policy and development studies. It will also prove accessible for policy analysts and journalists looking to explore the issue from new angles.’ – Midwest Book.

The handbook provides a comprehensive review of the current practices of poverty measurement worldwide and sketches a road to improving country practices while achieving greater comparability within and across countries.

It is hoped that this book will serve as the basis for formulating national, regional and international statistical.

Routledge Handbook of Exclusion, Inequality and Stigma in India. Instant. Rewards. Branded. The Handbook is thus also a compendium of knowledge for all who fight to end poverty.

This is the book I want my students to have as they work in impoverished communities. It is also the book that all scholars of poverty and globalization will need to keep ready to hand." - Mark Lewis Taylor, Religion and Society, Princeton Theological Seminary.

This article examines the link between gender and poverty. It begins with a discussion of selected theoretical perspectives that have informed the study of poverty, with emphasis on economic insufficiency, capabilities deprivation, and social exclusion as well as the feminization of poverty.

It then considers key contributions to the empirical literature on poverty and gender, focusing on. As India is one of the fastest-growing economies inpoverty is on the decline in the country, with close to 44 Indians escaping extreme poverty every minute, as per the World Poverty had 73 million people living in extreme poverty which makes up % of its total population, according to the Brookings report.

In Maythe World Bank reviewed and proposed revisions to. About this book Introduction The handbook includes the SAARC (South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation) countries for discussionAfghanistan, Pakistan, India, Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh, and Sri Lankawhile also considering countries such as Myanmar and the Maldives that have considerable shared history in the region.

Description: The book examines India s experience with poverty reduction in a period of rapid economic growth. Marshalling evidence from multiple sources of survey data and drawing on new methods, the book asks how India s structural transformation - from rural to urban, and from agriculture to nonfarm sectors - is impacting poverty.

The world of poverty measurement in practice is one of compromise, of short-cuts and approximations. This handbook is devoted to improving the practice of compromise and approximation, to making choices more transparent, and to identifying seemingly minor methodological points that can have major implications for measured outcomes.

It allows you to monitor the progress made toward meeting the Millennium Development Goals endorsed by the United Nations and its member countries, the World Bank, and a host of partner organizations. These goals, which focus on development and the elimination of poverty, serve as the agenda for international development efforts.

Handbook on In-Work Poverty Edited by Henning Lohmann and Ive Marx There has been a rapid global expansion of academic and policy attention focusing on in-work poverty, acknowledging that across the world a large number of the poor are ‘working poor’.

Poverty Decline in India in the s: A Reality and Not an Artifact, K. Sundaram, Suresh D. Tendulkar, Debates on the Measurement of Global Poverty Government Spending, Growth and Poverty in Rural India, Shenggen Fan, Peter Hazell, Sukhadeo Thorat, American Journal of.

The book examines India?s experience with poverty reduction in a period of rapid economic growth. Marshalling evidence from multiple sources of survey data and drawing on new methods, the book asks how India?s structural transformation - from rural to urban, and from agriculture to nonfarm sectors - is impacting analysis suggests that since the early s, urban growth has emerged.

Figures 1a, 1b, 1c and 1d 8 provide the trends in both the headcount ratio of poverty for the official Tendulkar poverty lines, and the desired–to–actual quintile income ratios, separately for rural and urban India, over the years –94, –05, –10 and – The trend is a prettily declining one for the headcount ratio, and a not so prettily increasing one for the.

In Novemberterrorists originating from Pakistan conducted a series of coordinated attacks in Mumbai, India's financial capital. India's economic growth following the launch of economic reforms ina massive youthful population, and a strategic geographic location have contributed to India's emergence as a regional and global power.

The number of families in poverty instood at million, up from million inwhile million children under 18 were defined as living in poverty, a rise of 19 percent from the figures of The statistics reveal that the poverty rate increased across all types of families.ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xxv, pages: illustrations ; 25 cm.

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