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Growth, Investment and Poverty in Mid-Term-Appraisal of Sixth Plan

Growth, Investment and Poverty in Mid/Term Appraisal of Sixth Plan Raj Krishna The Mid-Term Appraisal of the Sixth Plan claims that the growth rate of the economy exceeded 5 per cent in the Plan's first three years. If this claim is intended to create the impression that the long-run rate of growth of the economy has accelerated, it is grossly misleading. For the kind of acceleration recorded in the last three years can he shown to have occurred in every three-year period after a year of negative growth.

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