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Income inequality and economic growth: the case of Indian states 1980-2010

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  • Carlos Moslares

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Desde la década de 1980, India inició un periodo de crecimiento acelerado, a través de unas políticas dirigidas a la promoción de la iniciativa privada y con una marcada orientación a la economía de mercado. Este rápido crecimiento, iniciado en los ochenta, viene asociado con la aplicación de políticas de liberalización y esfuerzos de desregulación, en la década de los noventa, ante la crisis financiera en 1991. Estos y otros acontecimientos han tenido un impacto significativo en la desigualdad del ingreso en la India; por lo tanto, el presente estudio investiga la relación entre desigualdad de ingreso y crecimiento económico, con la inclusión de diversas variables macroeconómicas

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  • Ross Stewart & Carlos Moslares, 2012. "Income inequality and economic growth: the case of Indian states 1980-2010," REVISTA CUADERNOS DE ECONOMÍA, UN - RCE - CID, August.
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    1. Amarante, Veronica, 2009. "Income Inequality and Economic Growth in Latin America," Economics PhD Theses 0109, Department of Economics, University of Sussex.

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    Keywords

    crecimiento económico; desigualdad del ingreso; distribución; coeficiente Gini.;

    JEL classification:

    • E01 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - General - - - Measurement and Data on National Income and Product Accounts and Wealth; Environmental Accounts
    • O11 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Development - - - Macroeconomic Analyses of Economic Development

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