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The Budget, Government Style and Sustainability of Economic Reform in India

of Economic Reform in India Chiranjib Sen The success of economic reforms depends on whether policy-makers can overcome both political and economic constraints. This paper focuses on a relatively neglected dimension of the Indian economic reform process the institutional underpinnings of state capacity. It has argued that state capacity, defined as the capability for political management of the reform process within a democratic system, is crucial for the sustainability of the reforms. Paradoxically, this is true even for the neo-liberal type of economic reform which aims at diminishing the role of government Why Budget 1998 Is Different:

Technology, Strategy and Competitiveness

Technology, Strategy and Competitiveness Chiranjib Sen Liberalisation and Industrial Development in the Third World: A Comparison of the Indian and South Korean Engineering Industries by Staffan Jacobsson and Ghayur Alam; Sage Publications, New Delhi, 1994; pp 256, Rs 275.

Agrarian Question and Reformism

Agrarian Question and Reformism Chiranjib Sen Agrarian Crisis and Reformism in Latin America: A Review of the Agrarian Question and Reformism in Latin America by Alain de Janvry: Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore and London, 1981; paperback pp xvi + 311.

Size and Development

Size and Development Chiranjib Sen Problems and Policies in Small Economies edited by Bimal Jalan; Croom-Helm (London and Canberra)/St Martin's Press,
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