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

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India s Export Performance in the 1970s

In the last five years, India has experienced an economic crisis of serious proportions. Over the same period, however, export earnings have grown rapidly. At first sight, therefore, the export sector appears to provide one of the few bright spots in an overallpicture of stagnation. So much so that the optimism arising from it has prompted several economists to advocate export-led growth as a strategy for development.

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