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

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Since 1990 the human development index, although much discussed and sharply criticised and despite its many problems, has become an accepted measure for determining relative development. Subsequent Human Development Reports (HDR) have introduced other measures, gender empowerment measure, gender-related development index, and human poverty index, each of which has provided a tool for assessing various components of social development.

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