ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
-A A +A

Government Land Grants: Case for Reappraisal of Current Policy

The experience with grant or sale of land at a subsidised price to private bodies including commercial organisations suggests that decision-making by government is often arbitrary and as a result may have contributed to the establishment of domains of patronage and centres of profit, rendering the whole issue of public purpose highly debatable.

Subscribers please login to access full text of the article.

New 3 Month Subscription
to Digital Archives at

826for India

$50for overseas users

Get instant access to the complete EPW archives

Subscribe now

Comments

(-) Hide

EPW looks forward to your comments. Please note that comments are moderated as per our comments policy. They may take some time to appear. A comment, if suitable, may be selected for publication in the Letters pages of EPW.

Back to Top