Economic infrastructure and regional development in India

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Giri Institute of Development Studies , Lucknow
StatementR.T. Tewari.
SeriesWorking paper ;, 67
LC ClassificationsMicrofiche 84/60497 (H)
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Pagination28, ii p.
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LC Control Number84907890

Infrastructure, Education, and Economic Development in India: A State Level Analysis: /ch A large number of studies reveal that regions with larger stocks of physical infrastructure and human capital often are associated higher level of economicAuthor: Sebak K.

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ADVERTISEMENTS: Infrastructure is the basic requirement of economic development. It does not directly produce goods and services but facilitates production in primary, secondary and tertiary economic activities by creating external economies.

It is an admitted fact that the level of economic development in any country directly depends on the development of infrastructure. A number of studies have highlighted the importance of physical infrastructure as a determinant of economic growth. A country [s development is strongly linked to its infrastructure strength and its ability to expand trade, cope with population growth, reduce poverty and produce inclusive growth.

Although role of infrastructure in economic growthFile Size: KB. Regional Development Policies in India and infrastructure support. Regional disparities have continued to grow with economic growth confined to more-developed regions, but the government approach toward closing the gap between lagging and leading states has shifted to a targeted approach using subnational strategies.

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India's growth has been impressive in recent years but this is a country whose development is hampered by endemic structural problems. India requires significant investment in infrastructure, manufacturing and agriculture for the rapid growth rates of the last fifteen to twenty years to be sustained.

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Since the mids, India has slowly opened up its markets through economic liberalisation. Infrastructure of the Indian economy plays a major role in the growth and development of the country.

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In order to progress to this higher status, a country must achieve a high GDP and GDP per capita, a high level of industrialisation, substantial technological infrastructure, sustainable economic development, and a high standard of living.

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