ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Thinking about the 21st Century Indian City

New ways of envisioning the slum, the informal economy, access to water, and the housing crisis emerged from discussions in "Towns, Metros, and the Indian Economy", a conference held at the Indian Institute for Human Settlements, Bangalore. The discussions emphasised the role of the informal sector and the poor in the urban economy, which will more or less determine the course of Indian polity and society in the coming decades.



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