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Publisher: Sultan Chand & Sons

Publishing Year: 2022

Size (mm): 240.00 x 185.00

ISBN: 93-91820-19-0

Page nos.: xxxviii + 922

MRP: 680.00

Subject: Commerce & Management

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  • The subject matter in the book has undergone total methodical churning (in Hindi called Manthan). Nectar has been retained for use by our ever-increasing readership extending over last four decades.
  • This nectar provides the platform for discussion and debate on various issues confronting the Indian Economy as it  emerges world leader.
  • With the termination of centralized planning and disbanding of the Planning Commission many earlier contentious issues have been laid to rest. Instead new issues have flourished arising out of the wave of new Policies and Programmes launched and implemented by the governments, both at centre and states.
  • Institutional and structural transformation is on cards. Each of the developments, at all fronts have been fine combed in an effort to present a simplified view of the emerging structure of the Indian Economy.
  • Subject matter has been collated from hundreds of sources, facilitated by new technology of Internet.
  • The art and craft of presentation has advanced further with the use of new technology. It is simple, easy to understand and novel.
  • Up-to-date facts and figures have been used, collected from numerous official and Non-official sources.
  • Long statistical tables have been dispensed with where ever possible. Instead images have been the used to present an easy environment for simple understanding of the subject.

Section I: Issues in Economic Policy

  • Economic Policy: Concept and Applications
  • Evolution of Indian Economic Policy
  • Poverty in India
Section II: Resource Profile of the Economy
  • Natural Resources
  • Infrastructure (Transport, Communication and Energy)
  • Human Resources 
  • National Income and Capital Formation

Section III: Development Planning in India

  • Era of Five-Year Plans in India (1951–2017)
  • Distribution of Income and Balanced Regional Development
  • Labour Force Policy and Unemployment
  • Price Level: Trends and Policy

Section IV: The Agricultural Sector

  • Agriculture: Growth and Policy
  • Technological Changes in Agriculture: Agricultural Inputs
  • Structural and Institutional Changes in Agriculture: Land Reforms in India and Agricultural Labour
  • Agricultural Finance and Marketing
  • Food Security and Agriculture Price Policy
  • Development, Co-operation and Panchayati Raj
Section V: industry & Trade
  • Industrial Progress During Plans
  • Industrial Policy and Licensing
  • Public Enterprises and Privatisation
  • Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises
  • Foreign Trade of India and Balance of Payments
  • Foreign Capital and Multinational Corporations in India

 Section VI: Banking and Finance

  • Financial System and Commercial Banking in India
  • Reserve Bank and Monetary Regulation in India
  • Industrial Finance and  Development Banking in India
  • Fiscal System in India
  • Modi-Era Economics:  Reform to Transform
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ISBN13: 978-93-91820-19-0

Weight: 1250.00

Edition: 31st Revised Edition

Language: English

Title Code: 379


Authored By : Dhingra IC
Customer Reviews
  • Dr. Niraj RBL Saxena 22/10/2021

    few chapters i found new to my knowledge..NITI ayog can be made more glorified as part of Indian Econmy.

  • Subham Singh 6/6/2020


  • nbookc 26/5/2020

    A reasonably priced & nicely produced book having up-to-date information

  • Sonam 30/8/2019

    Nice Book well written in readable manner.

  • THE HINDECON, Annual 2001 8/4/2016

    “. . . well-written in readable manner. It is also quite educative, informative and provocative”.


    “Author has been successful in presenting microscopic analysis of Indian macro economy critically examining and evaluating issues involving domestic as well as overseas economic development”.


    “. . . this book would prove to be useful to all students, scholars and administrators. It goes to the credit of the author to collect all the relevant information and statistics”.

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