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Rural development in the North-Eastern Region of India: Constraints and prospects

  title={Rural development in the North-Eastern Region of India: Constraints and prospects},
  author={Sudhanshu K. Mishra},
The rural subsystem of the NER economy consists of some 35 thousand villages inhabited by over 32 million people who constitute about 85 percent of the total population in the region. Of approximately 10.6 million main workers in the NER economy, about eight million workers are directly engaged as cultivators or agricultural labourers. The land-base of the rural economy in NER is not much promising. Infrastructure facilities in the region are inadequate. There is not much prospect for setting… 

Agro-Economic Indicators—A Comparative Study of North-Eastern States of India

Economic development is directly related to human development of any region or country. A proper understanding of this relationship may help to improve quality of life in general, and reduce poverty

Poverty and Inequality in Rural Assam An Indicative Study of Seven Villages in Udalguri Subdivision, Assam (India)

This study is based on primary data collected from randomly chosen 182 households inhabiting seven sample villages in the Udalguri subdivision, Assam (india). It indicates that at least 35.85 percent


  • Economics
  • 2016
The rural population in India is faced with many socio-economic problems and one such problem is high incidence of indebtedness, which is the result of perpetual poverty. Still we feel the crunch of



The Achieving Society

Examines the motivation for achievement as a psychological factor that shapes economic development. Refuting arguments based on race, climate, or population growth, the book instead argues for

The Theory of the Leisure Class

'Conspicuous consumption of valuable goods is a means of reputability to the gentleman of leisure.' In The Theory of the Leisure Class Thorstein Veblen sets out 'to discuss the place and value of the

Asian Drama (abridged by Seth S King; originally published in 1968, in three volumes)

  • 1972