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New Industrial Policy-Questions of Efficient Growth and Social Objectives

Questions of Efficient Growth and Social Objectives J C Sandesara India's industrial policy and planning have had a mix of economic and social objectives. The economic objective is growth and the social objectives have been located in the sphere of encouragement of small industry, promotion of regional balance, prevention of concentration, etc What is there in the New Industrial Policy Statement to further these social objectives? Arising out of the response to this question is a supplementary question: How otherwise are the social objectives proposed to be promoted?

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