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Guesstimates on Unemployment

duction of fuel crops rather than food, those who own automobiles may have a disproportionately large say in the matter." Sounds familiar? Lester R Brown has produced a cogent argument. Conscise position papers like this one are almost unknown in India. The luminaries who gathered to discuss science in Vigyan Bhavan recently were happy with papers which didn't go beyond generalities and banalities. Instead of giving spirited support to our gasohol scientists let us examine the issues critically. On the other hand, Lester Brown could be a CIA agent provocateur let loose to destroy energy research in poor countries. But how are we going to find out?

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