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An Uncertain Glory

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Published by Authorhouse .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Romance,
  • Romance - General,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - Romance

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10899400M
    ISBN 100759685843
    ISBN 109780759685840


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An Uncertain Glory is a look at India from the bottom up and from the lens of development economics. The authors use a large data set to show that despite its strong GDP growth India is a country that has many population segments which suffer poverty on par with that of sub-sahara africa/5(39).

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The book: An Uncertain Glory; India and its Contradictions (Published August 11th by Princeton University Press) is a joint work of the two eminent scholars which highlights the fissures in the glorified development story of India since Independence.

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From two of India's leading economists, Jean Dr ze (Hunger and Public Action) and Nobel Prize-winner Amartya Sen (The Idea of Justice), An Uncertain Glory is a passionate, considered argument for the need for a greater understanding of inequalities in India, despite economic India regained independence from colonial rule init immediately adopted a firmly democratic.

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From two of India's leading economists, Jean Drèze (Hunger and Public Action) and Nobel Prize-winner Amartya Sen (The Idea of Justice), An Uncertain Glory is a passionate, considered argument for the need for a greater understanding of inequalities in India, despite economic India regained independence from colonial rule init immediately adopted a firmly democratic /5().

Uncertain Glory is authored by Sen & Dreze(both welfare economists), their studies & conclusions are backed by data & even the statistical analysis is very detailed.

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