Balanced Regional Development in India

Issues and Policies

By Anita Kumari

Balanced regional development has always been an essential component of the Indian development strategy in order to ensure the unity and integrity of the nation. Balanced regional development has been an integral part of economic planning in India since the launching of the First Five Year Plan in 1951. Part I of this work provides an introduction to policies, programmes, and current issues pertaining to balanced development of various parts of the Indian economy. Part II of the book reproduces edited extracts on the subject from India?s Five Year Plans. Part III contains latest data on regional imbalances in India.


228 pages

Publication Date: 9/12/2006
Format: Cloth
ISBN: 9788177081244