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Job Reservations In A Globalized Economy: Challenges And Inadequacies

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With the reforms launched and pursued by different political regimes at the center, globalization has become a reality. Its impact on various segments of the economy is felt differently by different sections of the society. This article analyzes the growth experience in India since the 1991 reforms in terms of theoretical, empirical and policy experiences and aims to map the challenges to, and the inadequacies of, job reservations in ensuring efficiency in our economic endeavors and welfare of the human capital. It also suggests a policy framework to counter these threats.

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  • G R K Murty, 2006. " Job Reservations In A Globalized Economy: Challenges And Inadequacies," The IUP Journal of Applied Economics, IUP Publications, vol. 0(2), pages 47-61, March.
  • Handle: RePEc:icf:icfjae:v:04:y:2006:i:2:p:47-61
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