India at the Crossroads -- Sustaining Growth and Reducing Poverty

Author/Editor: Callen, Tim ; Reynolds, Patricia ; Towe, Christopher M.
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.
Subject(s): Economic growth | India | Poverty

Publication Date: February 15, 2001
ISBN/ISSN: 978-1-55775-992-4 Format: Paper
Stock No: ICSGEA0000000 Pages: 192
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