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Structural Change and Poverty Reduction at Sub-State Levels in India

@inproceedings{Gupta2016StructuralCA,
  title={Structural Change and Poverty Reduction at Sub-State Levels in India},
  author={A. S. Gupta and V. More and Kanupriya Gupta},
  year={2016}
}
Over the last two decades India has witnessed a significant rise in growth rate compared to historical levels. In this study, we investigate the pattern and nature of growth, and its implication for poverty reduction in India. In particular, we focus on the extent to which, structural change defined as changes in the composition of the economy in terms of key sectors, their employment and productivity, has an impact on poverty reduction. The paper is first of its kind in focusing on these issue… Expand