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Performance and Development Effectiveness of the Sardar Sarovar Project


  • Tata Institue of Social Sciences TISS


The study was undertaken with the objective to review and analyse the costs and benefits of the Sardar Sarovar Dam at this stage, when efforts are being made to complete the last leg of the dam, raising height from 121.92 m to 138.68 m (and 141.21 m when the water is overflowing).

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  • Tata Institue of Social Sciences TISS, 2009. "Performance and Development Effectiveness of the Sardar Sarovar Project," Working Papers id:1983, eSocialSciences.
  • Handle: RePEc:ess:wpaper:id:1983
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    1. Lothian, James R & Taylor, Mark P, 1996. "Real Exchange Rate Behavior: The Recent Float from the Perspective of the Past Two Centuries," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 104(3), pages 488-509, June.
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    dams; sardar sarovar; financial; social; livelihoods; costs; benefits; displacements of people; India; Narmada; drining water;

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