ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Rising Caesarean Births

India’s rising rate of caesarean births is a cause for concern and signals the need for strategies to deal with it. Adverse outcomes of caesarean births include high risk of maternal and neonatal death, various maternal morbidities including infections, need for blood transfusion, neonatal morbidities related to iatrogenic prematurity, and potential complications in subsequent pregnancies.

Assessing Structural Adjustment

Shalini Singh THIS has reference to the article 'Structural Adjustment in India: A Critical Assessment' by Ashwini Deshpande and Prabirjit Sarkar (December 9, 1995). This note is intended to highlight certain limitations, errors of specification, interpretation and methodological transgression which impair the validity of the empirical results reported in the analysis.

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