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Dynamics Of Inter-Industrial Linkages In The Economy Of Uttar Pradesh


  • Nirankar Srivastav


The paper analyzes the dynamics of inter-industrial linkages for the economy of Uttar Pradesh within the Input-Output framework. It applies the Graph-theoretic approach for the categorization of industrial sectors and sectoral groupings, i.e., cluster analysis. This approach helps in classifying each industry into one of the five categories, namely, the ‘transmitter’, ‘receiver’, ‘carriers’, ‘ordinary’, and ‘isolate’ sectors. In this way, six prominent industrial groups have been identified for the state economy. The significant inter-industrial dependency within a specific industrial group implies that it would be difficult to develop a single industry of the group in isolation. The group as a whole should be developed in order to yield maximum gains from the technological links of the sectors in the context of the overall regional development.

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  • Nirankar Srivastav, 2006. "Dynamics Of Inter-Industrial Linkages In The Economy Of Uttar Pradesh," The IUP Journal of Managerial Economics, IUP Publications, vol. 0(2), pages 7-13, May.
  • Handle: RePEc:icf:icfjme:v:04:y:2006:i:2:p:7-13

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