India : Economic Reform and Growth

Author/Editor:

Ajai Chopra ; Charles Collyns ; Karen Elizabeth Parker ; Oliver Fratzscher ; Richard Hemming ; Woosik Chu

Publication Date:

June 1, 1995

Summary:

This paper explores the Indian adjustment program of 1991/92 and its initial results. The contents include long-term growth trends for output, investment, and macroeconomic condition; education, labor employment, and poverty; growth, accumulation, and productivity; results of India-specific studies; the stabilization and adjustment strategy; the response to the reforms; the impact on unemployment and poverty; the behavior of private investment; fiscal adjustment and reform; recent experience with a surge in capital inflows: overall trends, the investor base, comparison with other countries, and factors behind the flows; the impact on the economy; the sustainability of capital flows; and structural reforms and the implications for investment and growth; trade reform; the investment regime; public enterprise reform; and financial market reform.

Series:

Occasional Paper No. 134

English

Publication Date:

June 1, 1995

ISBN/ISSN:

9781557755391/0251-6365

Stock No:

S134EA0000000

Price:

$15.00 (Academic Rate:$12.00)

Format:

Paper

Pages:

88

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