ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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India and China: A Comparison of the Role of Sociopolitical Factors in Inclusive Growth

The objective of economic planning in India and China, which started in both countries in the early 1950s, has been to step up economic growth and achieve equitable distribution of the benefits from growth. This article attempts to understand the experience of the two countries in achieving equitable growth under contrasting sociopolitical systems during their plan periods spanning over half a century.

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