Table of contents for Chronic poverty and development policy in India / edited by Aasha Kapur Mehta, Andrew Shepherd.

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List of Tables, Figures and Maps
Foreword by P.L. Sanjeev Reddy
1. Chronic Poverty in India: An Introduction
Andrew Shepherd and Aasha Kapur Mehta 
2.	Correlates of Incidence and Exit from Chronic Poverty in Rural India: Evidence from Panel Data
Shashanka Bhide and Aasha Kapur Mehta
3.	Rural Casual Labourers, Wages and Poverty: 1983 to 1999-2000
Sheila Bhalla, Anup K. Karan and T. Shobha
4.	Extreme and Chronic Poverty and Malnutrition in India: Incidence and Determinants	
R. Radhakrishna, K. Hanumantha Rao, C. Ravi and B. Sambi Reddy
5.	Chronic Poverty among the Indian Elderly
S. Irudaya Rajan
6.	Impact of Involuntary Displacement on a Tribal Community (A Case Study of the Sahariya Adivasi Displaced from Kuno Wildlife Sanctuary, Madhya Pradesh)
Asmita Kabra 
7.	Chronic Poverty and Gendered Patterns of Intra-Household Resource Allocation: A Case Study from East Delhi
Ratna M. Sudarshan and Rina Bhattacharya
8.	Political Perspectives on Chronic Poverty
N.C.B. Nath
9.	Operationalising Multidimensional Concepts of Chronic Poverty: An Exploratory Spatial Analysis
Aasha Kapur Mehta, Ramakrushna Panigrahi and Sashi Sivramkrishna
10.	Chronic Poverty in Rural Areas: The Role of Government Policy
P.V. Thomas
11.	Technological Change in Food Production: Implications for Vulnerable Sections
M.S. Swaminathan
12.	Safety Nets for the Chronic Poor in India: An Overview
S. Mahendra Dev
About the Editors and Contributors

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Poverty -- India.
Poor -- India.
India -- Economic policy -- 1991-.