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

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Distribution of Income in India

Income inequality is affected by intra as well ax inter-sectoral changes. During the early phases of economic growth, inter-sectoral inequality and sectoral shifts in weights of sectors are most influential unless there is a major shake-up of institutions intra-sectorally. In other words, barring radical changes in institutions, inequality in income distribution must inevitably increase as a consequence of industrialisation.

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