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On the Inter-Group Inclusiveness of India's Consumption Expenditure Growth

The present paper is based on a part of a larger one that was written in the course of a visit by S Subramanian to the World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU-WIDER Working Papers Series: D Jayaraj and S Subramanian: “On the ‘Inclusiveness’ of India’s Consumption Expenditure Growth”, Working Paper Number 2012/57, Helsinki). Subramanian records his thanks for the hospitality provided by UNU-WIDER; and both authors acknowledge their debt to Sripad Motiram for comments, Lorraine Telfer-Taivainen for her fi ne editing of the paper, and an anonymous referee of this journal for her/his helpful suggestions towards reorganising the structure of the paper.

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