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

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Retail Chains for Agro/Food Products: Inclusive or Elusive?

The supporters of liberalisation often argue that if the modern food retail sector is allowed a full round of liberalisation, it may have various positive outcomes, including a reduction in prices. This article raises a counter question, what if the markets, as it happens in several instances, fail to deliver on account of the structural snags that may continue to persist in a rapidly growing and yet highly segmented economy?

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