India at the Crossroads -- Sustaining Growth and Reducing Poverty : Sustaining Growth and Reducing Poverty

Author/Editor:

Christopher M Towe ; Patricia A Reynolds ; Tim Callen

Publication Date:

February 15, 2001

Electronic Access:

Free Full text

Summary:

The authors examine the numerous structural and policy changes Indian authorities have adopted since the 1991 balance of payments crisis; how these changes helped India weather the Asian financial crisis of 1997-98; the risks to fiscal sustainability and their implications for growth; the challenges facing monetary policy in the face of financial market liberalization; and the benefits of structural reform and fiscal policy for growth, poverty, and the reduction of regional disparities.

Series:

Books

English

Publication Date:

February 15, 2001

ISBN/ISSN:

9781557759924/

Stock No:

ICSGEA0000000

Price:

$27.00 (Academic Rate:$27.00)

Format:

Paper

Pages:

208

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