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Growth and poverty in rural India

Martin Ravallion

Growth and poverty in rural India

by Martin Ravallion

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Published by World Bank in Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India
    • Subjects:
    • Poverty -- India -- Econometric models.,
    • India -- Rural conditions -- Econometric models.,
    • India -- Economic conditions -- 1947- -- Econometric models.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMartin Ravallion and Gaurav Datt.
      SeriesPolicy research working paper ;, 1405, Policy research working papers ;, 1405.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHG3881.5.W57 P63 no. 1405
      The Physical Object
      Pagination34 p. :
      Number of Pages34
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL871655M
      LC Control Number95157025
      OCLC/WorldCa32075025

        The World Bank is releasing its biannual flagship publication, the India Development Update. It takes stock of the Indian economy and assesses what it will take India to move to a higher growth trajectory. The Update describes the state of the Indian economy, shares its perspective on the Indian growth experience and trajectory over the past two and a half decades, and analyses the near . Abstract. An attempt is made to initially analyze the nature of the link between the water scenario of a country and its economic growth. For this, data on sustainable water use index derived from the water poverty index (WPI); human development index (HDI) and per capita gross domestic product (GDP) for countries, human poverty index for countries, and global hunger index (GHI) for.

      But in India, having a car is a luxury only some can dream of. Thus, measuring several aspects of one’s nutrition and income determines poverty in India. Therefore, in India, an urban dweller should have at least calories and a rural dweller, at least calories per day.   Urban poverty in most of the developing world is considered a spillover of rural poverty. With increasing pace of development in these countries, urban settlements are assimilating migrants searching for better livelihood opportunities and who could be Author: Amaresh Dubey, Shivakar Tiwari.

      First, rapid population growth is likely to reduce per capita income growth and well-being, which tends to increase poverty. Second, in densely populated poor nations with pressure on land, rapid population growth increases landlessness and hence the incidence of by: This is the first of five country case studies on income inequality, and looks at the case of India. Discusses the differences between the approach taken to liberalization in India (the Delhi Consensus) and the standard approach (the Washington Consensus); the Delhi Consensus has emphasized the slow liberalization of trade and very gradual privatization, and has avoided capital account Author: Raghbendra Jha.


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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Ravallion, Martin. Growth and poverty in rural India. Washington, DC: World Bank, [] (OCoLC) This segment largely includes India’s rural poor.

India’s top 1 per cent population income-wise registered a wealth growth of 46 per cent, according to Oxfam International. Besides dipping income from agriculture that employs close to 50 per cent of rural workforce, wage rate for rural India has been declining consistently in recent years. The book focuses on agricultural growth and rural poverty reduction through public and private investments, non-farm employment, and other pathways to the formulation of appropriate policies at the dis-aggregated state Growth and poverty in rural India book.

This phenomenon of inter-regional effects of economic growth is applicable to the post-reform period only. Beforeurban growth had no effect on rural poverty. The authors have also shown that the classic Kuznets process has not had significant impact in the poverty reduction in India.

The book also deliberates on an income based direct support system for farmers as an alternative to the existing input price subsidy regime.

Accordingly, the book offers valuable insights not only for researchers working on poverty alleviation, rural economy, and agricultural growth, but also for policymakers. • Extensive analytical coverage of concepts, policies, and strategies in rural development • New sections added on various methodologies of estimating poverty, National Mission for Sustainable Agriculture (NMSA) and the National Livestock Mission (NLM), seven new social welfare-oriented programs, and planning machinery in India.

Abstract In India, land continues to be of enormous economic, social, and symbolic relevance. The way in which land can be accessed and its ownership documented is at the core of the livelihood of the large majority of the poor, especially in rural and tribal areas and determines the extent to which increasingly scarce natural resources are managed.

In this paper an attempt is made to assess the impact of economic reforms on the incidence of poverty by decomposing the change in poverty ratio between two time points into growth/mean effect, inequality effect and the population shift effect.

Based on the National Sample Survey data an analysis has been carried out for two time periods: (i) to and (ii) to Government Spending, Growth and Poverty in Rural India Article in American Journal of Agricultural Economics 82(4) February with Reads How we measure 'reads'.

Over 1 in 4 rural children are living in families that are poor. Counties with high vulnerability to child poverty, those with both low young adult education levels and high proportions of children in single-parent families, were generally the most hard-hit by the recession of the past decade and experienced substantial increases in their already high child poverty rates.

This book studies agricultural growth, rural poverty, environmental degradation, and participatory rural institutions in India as a series of closely interrelated processes, and examines the implications for development strategy and policy in the context of the ongoing economic reforms.

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.

Pakistan’s Growth Story provides a clear, research-based perspective on the ideas and policies that are shaping Pakistan’s economic and human development. It is a collaboration of the Consortium for Development Policy Research (CDPR) and International Growth Centre (IGC), with contributions from CDPR’s partner organisation, Institute of.

Based on over twenty years of first-hand research, this book explores the nature of the interrelationships among agricultural growth, rural poverty, environmental Pages: India for the years to measure the effects of poverty line -the poorest also benefited.

agricultuml growth on rural poverty and on the rural The process through which India's rural poor labor market and to find out how long it takes for the participate in the gains from agricultural growth takes effects to be felt.

in changes in poverty can be accounted for by growth in average incomes, and all of the remainder is due to changes in relative incomes. The role of economic growth in poverty reduction has also been supported by Deaton and Drèze (), Bhagwati () and Datt and Ravallion ().

Sen () has strongly emphasised the need for higher Cited by: 1. At present, poverty is one of the major problems in India. Get to know about the statistical facts and essay about poverty in India, where do the majority of poor live in India, facts and causes. Downloadable.

Poverty in rural India has declined substantially in recent decades. This steady decline in poverty was strongly associated with agricultural growth, particularly the green revolution, which in turn was a response to massive public investments in agriculture and rural infrastructure. Public investment in rural areas has also benefitted the poor through its impact on the growth of.

Poverty Alleviation. Poverty reduction is one of the world's most important challenges, and it is proposed the private sector has an important role to play in creating the economic growth, employment and purchasing options needed for significant poverty reduction.

From: The Private Sector's Role in Poverty Reduction in Asia, Related terms. As India is one of the fastest-growing economies in the world, poverty is on the decline in the country, with close to 44 Indians escaping extreme poverty every minute, as per the World Poverty has been able to lift a significant percentage of its population out of poverty, but many still live in had 73 million people living in extreme poverty which makes up % of its.

Also, in India there has been some privatisation but not very much. So in that respect the usual orthodoxy—that it is those private ownership rights and market reforms that are the reasons for China and India’s high growth and poverty reduction—is only partly true.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 .The Relation of Poverty and Economic Growth in India!

Whether economic growth necessarily reduces poverty has been a controversial issue. As pointed out above, it was first generally believed that benefits of economic growth would trickle down to the poor and thus alleviate poverty in the economy.