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

A+| A| A-

Poverty in India

A Comment K Jayaraman THE crucial part of the excellent study by V M Dandekar and Nilakantha Rath 2 and 9, 1971) is Section VII in which the authors have given their solution to the problem of poverty in India "within the framework of private property". Having ruled out the communist solution of socialising all means of production and thus ensuring a socially equitable distribution of income, the authors have ruled out the other alternative as well, viz, of distributing equitably the means of production themselves: (i) land

To read the full text Login

Get instant access

New 3 Month Subscription
to Digital Archives at

₹826for India

$50for overseas users

Comments

(-) Hide

EPW looks forward to your comments. Please note that comments are moderated as per our comments policy. They may take some time to appear. A comment, if suitable, may be selected for publication in the Letters pages of EPW.

Back to Top