Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Catriona Purfield
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 April 2006
Keywords: Conversions, State Level Growth, employment, per capita income, growth rates, growth rate, General Outlook and Conditions, Economic Development: Regional, Urban, and Rural Analyses
This paper examines how growth has varied across India's states. It finds that (i) the income gap between rich and poor states has widened; (ii) rich and faster-growing states have been more effective in reducing p...