Economic growth, inequality and jobs: India

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Release date: 7/5/2019

Description

Takes a look at India’s economy. Prime Minister Narendra Modi rode to power in 2014 promising economic transformation. It was a key plank of his election campaign and this episode explores how he succeeded – and failed – to deliver on this front.

Media contributions

TitleIndia Tomorrow part 5: economic growth, inequality and jobs
Media name/outletThe Conversation
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date7/05/19
DescriptionWe hear how India’s economy grew during Modi’s time in office. Kunal Sen, professor of development economics at the University of Manchester, tells us how Modi succeeded in reforming the Indian state and its ability to deliver public goods like sanitation, electricity and other important infrastructure.

URLhttps://theconversation.com/india-tomorrow-part-5-economic-growth-inequality-and-jobs-116678
PersonsKunal Sen
TitleIndia Tomorrow part 5 podcast transcript
Media name/outletAnthill podcast
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date7/05/19
DescriptionTakes a look at India’s economy. Prime Minister Narendra Modi rode to power in 2014 promising economic transformation. It was a key plank of his election campaign and this episode explores how he succeeded – and failed – to deliver on this front.
Producer/AuthorThe Conversation
URLhttps://theconversation.com/economic-growth-inequality-and-jobs-india-tomorrow-part-5-podcast-transcript-116688
PersonsKunal Sen