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19-May-2020 | Vani S Kulkarni & Raghav Gaiha
We strongly disagree with the ordering of the rationing priorities, with maximisation of lives saved or maximum life-years saved at the top, as it involves favouring the young over the old
18-Mar-2020 | Vani S Kulkarni & Raghav Gaiha
Strengthening of social networks could help mitigate market and government policy failures by facilitating upward income/expenditure transitions
18-Apr-2019 | Vani S Kulkarni & Raghav Gaiha
Labour households displayed a lower probability of moving up into moderately better-off but a higher probability of becoming (relatively) affluent
25-Nov-2018 | Pratima Yadav, Vani S Kulkarni & Raghav Gaiha
The objective of the present study is to examine whether India's abysmal rank (133 in a sample of 156 countries) is justified or whether India's unhappiness is exaggerated
19-Dec-2017 | Nidhi Kaicker, Vani S Kulkarni & Raghav Gaiha
A key feature of economic and demographic transformation in India in recent decades has been the change in the Indian diet
03-Nov-2007 | Raghav Gaiha & Vani S Kulkarni
Much waste can be avoided through higher public investment in agriculture instead of on programmes such as the NREG.
19-Aug-2007 | Raghav Gaiha & Vani S Kulkarni
Affirmative action has suffered due to poor targetting of anti-poverty schemes
26-Apr-2007 | Raghav Gaiha & Vani S Kulkarni
Infrastructure helps reduce poverty directly and indirectly through the expansion of non-agricultural activities.
20-Mar-2007 | Raghav Gaiha & Vani S Kulkarni
This year's estimated 9.2 per cent growth is particularly impressive as this is despite agricultural growth decelerating from 6 per cent to 2.7 per cent, and this has been more than made up by
13-Feb-2006 | Raghav Gaiha & Vani S Kulkarni
The empowering and protective roles of microfinance reinforce the case for it.
24-Dec-2005 | Raghav Gaiha & Vani S Kulkarni
Public investments which boost yields are falling thanks to rising subsidies, while the rising private investments actually reduce yields, through lowering of the water table, for instance
15-Oct-2005 | Raghav Gaiha & Vani S Kulkarni
World Development Report 2006 emphatically points out that equity is complementary to long-term prosperity. Raghav Gaiha and Vani S Kulkarni explain why the importance
30-Jul-2005 | Raghav Gaiha & Vani S Kulkarni
While rich countries have a key role in ending extreme poverty, it would be a mistake to overlook the equally important role of developing countries.