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Indian Agriculture in the Changing Environment (Set of 2 Volumes)
Editor : RAJ KAPILA, Uma Kapila;
Paper Back Book;  Pages : 724 
2002 Edition; ISBN - 81-7188-250-1
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CONTENTS IN DETAIL of volume 1 :

(1) Introduction :
Developments in Indian Agriculture :
Major Issues and Policy Initiatives
Uma Kapila
Reader, Deptt. of Economics, Miranda House, University of Delhi.
 
(2) Changing Contours of Indian Agriculture
V.S. Vyas
Prof. Emeritus, Chairman, Governing Board, Institute of Development Studies, Jaipur.
 
(3) Agriculture in the Changing Environment
C. Rangarajan.
Governor, Andhra Pradesh; Ex-Governor, Reserve Bank of India.
 
(4) India's Agricultural Development Policy
A. Vaidyanathan
Professor Emeritus, Madras Institute of Development Studies, Madras. 
 
(5) Towards a New Paradigm of Agricultural Growth
N.A. Mujumdar
Editor, Indian Journal of Agricultural Economics, Mumbai.
 
(6) Agricultural Growth Sustainability and Poverty Alleviation
C.H. Hanumantha Rao
Chairman, Centre for Economic and Social Studies, Hyderabad; Ex-Member, Planning Commission.
 
(7) Indian Agriculture and Reforms :Concerns, Issues and Agenda
Y.V. Reddy
Dy. Governor, Reserve Bank of India, Mumbai.
 
(8) Agriculture : The Second Round of Reforms
V.S. Vyas
Prof. Emeritus, Chairman, Governing Board, Institute of Development Studies, Jaipur.
 
(9) A Viable Agriculture in the New International Trade Regime 
C.H. Hanumantha Rao
Chairman, Centre for Economic and Social Studies, Hyderabad; Ex-Member, Planning Commission.
 
(10) Demystifying Fertiliser and Power Subsidies in India 
N.A. Mujumdar
Editor, Indian Journal of Agricultural Economics, Mumbai.
 
(11) Ensuring Food Security : Role of the State, Market and Civil Society
V.S. Vyas
Prof. Emeritus, Chairman, Governing Board, Institute of Development Studies, Jaipur.
 
(12) Some Reflections on Food Security in India
P.S. George
Professor, Centre for Development Studies, Thiruvananthapuram
 
(13) Towards Hunger Free India
K.C. Pant
Dy. Chairman, Planning Commission, Govt. of India, New Delhi
 
Reports, Policies, Discussion Papers
(14) National Agriculture Policy
 
(15) First Report of the Task Force on Agriculture.
 
(16)

India's Food Security System.

 
(17) Statistical Appendix.

CONTENTS IN DETAIL of volume 2 :

(1) Modernising Indian Agriculture : 
Reforming Policymaking : An Agenda of Priority Task
V.M. Rao and P.D. Jeromi.
Visiting Fellow, Institute for Social and Economic Change, Bangalore.
Assistant Advisor, Deptt. of Economic Analysis & Policy, Reserve Bank of India. 
 
(2) Subsidies and Investments in Indian Agriculture
Ashok Gulati and Anil Sharma
Professor, NABARD Chair, Institute of Economic Growth, Delhi
Sr. Economist, National Council of Applied Economic Research, New Delhi
 
(3) Watershed Development in India : 
Recent Experiences and Emerging Issues
C.H. Hanumantha Rao
Chairman, Centre for Economic and Social Studies, Hyderabad; Ex-Member, Planning Commission.
 
(4) Intellectual Property Rights and Agricultural Technology
Madhav Gadgil and Ghate Utkarsh
Professor, Centre for Ecological Sciences, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore.
Jawaharlal Centre of Advanced Scientific Research, Bangalore.
 
(5) TLand Reforms in Post Independent India
S.K. Ray
Professor (Retd.), Institute of Economic Growth, Delhi. 
 
(6) Rural Credit System : New Architecture
N.A. Mujumdar
Editor, Indian Journal of Agricultural Economics, Mumbai.
 
(7) Structural Reforms in Agricultural and 
Rural Development Banks : Issues and Prospects
Jagdish Capoor
Ex-Dy. Governor, Reserve Bank of India, Mumbai. 
 
(8) The Role of Rural Financial Institutions in Indian Agriculture
B.V. Patil
Minister of State for Finance, Govt. of India, New Delhi.
 
(9) Emerging Imperatives of Agricultural Marketing  
C. Rangarajan
Governor, Andhra Pradesh; Ex-Governor, Reserve Bank of India.
 
(10) Determinants of Rural Non-Agricultural 
Employment : The Indian Case 
G. Parthasarathy, Shameem, 
and B. Sambi Reddy.
Director, Institute of Development and Planning Studies, Vishakhapatnam
Institute of Development Planning Studies. Vishakhapatnam
Faculty Member, National Institute of Rural Development, Hyderabad
 
(11) Freeing Trade in Agriculture
Ashok Gulati and Anil Sharma
Professor, NABARD Chair, Institute of Economic Growth, Delhi
Sr. Economist, National Council of Applied Economic Research, New Delhi
 
(12) Expenditure Reforms Commission's Report on Food Subsidy.
 
(13) Report of the Task Force to Study the Co-operative Credit System and Suggest Measures for its Strengthening.

EDITORS :

RAJ KAPILA :

Raj Kapila is the Director and Chief Editor of Academic Foundation, Delhi. He has written extensively and is also the author of the following publications: The Story of Industrialisation: Industries the World Over (1962), The Time Demands: A Politico-Economic Analysis of Present-day India (1966), India at Cross : After 25 years of Independence (1972). He co-edited with Dr. Uma Kapila, a six volume study entitled Understanding India’s Economic Reforms (AF, 1996). This was very well received and consequently led to the evolution of the concept of ‘‘Monthly Updates’’ on Indian Economy that eventually took the form of the present EDI series. Together, they have also edited Banking and Financial Sector Reforms in India (6 vols., 1998) and subsequently: Ongoing Developments in Banking and Financial Sector in India (4 vols., AF, 2000). Most recently, they have co-edited a book: India's Economy in the 21st Century (Academic Foundation, 2001) --- a collection of select articles by eminent economists.

RAJ KAPILA :

Raj Kapila is the Director and Chief Editor of Academic Foundation, Delhi. He has written extensively and is also the author of the following publications: The Story of Industrialisation: Industries the World Over (1962), The Time Demands: A Politico-Economic Analysis of Present-day India (1966), India at Cross : After 25 years of Independence (1972). He co-edited with Dr. Uma Kapila, a six volume study entitled Understanding India’s Economic Reforms (AF, 1996). This was very well received and consequently led to the evolution of the concept of ‘‘Monthly Updates’’ on Indian Economy that eventually took the form of the present EDI series. Together, they have also edited Banking and Financial Sector Reforms in India (6 vols., 1998) and subsequently: Ongoing Developments in Banking and Financial Sector in India (4 vols., AF, 2000). Most recently, they have co-edited a book: India's Economy in the 21st Century (Academic Foundation, 2001) --- a collection of select articles by eminent economists.

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