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

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Development, Environment and Poverty

Some Issues for Discussion Sumit Roy Transforming developing countries from an agricultural to an industrial economy has been a key thrust since the post-war years. In this context it is now essential to confront the implications of environmental degradation. Blind pursuit of growth could damage the environemnt, but an undue emphasis on the latter could also inhibit growth and reduction of poverty.

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