Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Rahul Anand , Volodymyr Tulin , and Naresh Kumar
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 16 April 2014
Keywords: state level growth, inequality, consumption growth, social mobility, social spending, Institutions and Growth, Microeconomic Analyses of Economic Development, Personal Income and Wealth Distribution,
We document the evolution of poverty and inequality across Indian states during the recent period of rapid growth (2004-09), and examine the role of growth and distribution in reducing poverty. Robust economic grow...