Institutions, Incentives and Economic Reforms in India

Institutions, Incentives and Economic Reforms in India

by Satu Kahkonen
     
 

ISBN-10: 0761994157

ISBN-13: 9780761994152

Pub. Date: 07/27/2000

Publisher: SAGE Publications

India's economic reforms are analyzed from an interdisciplinary perspective in this book.

Overview

India's economic reforms are analyzed from an interdisciplinary perspective in this book.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761994152
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
07/27/2000
Pages:
516
Product dimensions:
5.51(w) x 8.66(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

PART ONE: POLITICAL ECONOMY OF REFORM
India Fiscal Federalism - Kenneth Kletzer and Nirvikar Singh
Political Economy and Issues for Reform
Fragmented Legislatures and Electoral Systems - Bhaskar Dutta
The Indian Experience
The Political Economy of Privatisation in India - Anand Gupta
Centre-state Relations in India and Brazil - Leslie Elliot Armijo
Privatisation of Electricity and Banking
PART TWO: FISCAL REFORM
Reforming Indian Income Tax Enforcement - Arindam Das-Gupta and Dilip Mookherjee
Fiscal Adjustment and the Role of State Governments in India - M. Govinda Rao
Tax Amnesties in India - Arindam Das-Gupta and Dilip Mookherjee
An Empirical Evaluation
PART THREE: REFORMING PUBLIC GOODS DELIVERY
The Health and Medical Sector in India - Anil Deolalikar and Prem Vashishtha
Potential Reforms and Problems
Fertility, Literacy, and the Institution of Child Labour - Mukesh Eswaran
PART FOUR: AGRICULTURAL PARASTATALS AND RURAL GOVERNANCE
The Food Corporation in India - Ashok Gulati, Pradeep Sharma and Satu Kahkonen
Successes and Failures in Indian Foodgrain Marketing
Economic Reforms and Agricultural Parastatals - Ashok Gulati and Sangeeta Shroff
The Case of the Cotton Corporation in India and Maharashtra Federation
Panchayati Raj in India - Chandrika Gulati
Problems and Prospects
PART FIVE: REFORMING THE INDUSTRIAL AND FINANCIAL STRUCTURE
Regulation and Reform of the Financial Sector in India - Pradeep Agrawal
An Analysis of the Underlying Incentives
Labour Markets as Social Institutions in India - Mrinal Datta-Chaudhuri
Labour Policies, Employment and Worker Earnings - Pradeep Agrawal
Indian and International Experiences

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