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Doubling Kerala’s NSDP In 3 Years – Implications for Investment and its Financing


  • Pillai N., Vijayamohanan


This brief note was prepared for the State Planning Board of Kerala in India in response to a question on how to double Kerala’s net state domestic product in three years and on its implications for investment and its financing. We show that this ambition lies in the realm of impossibles.

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  • Pillai N., Vijayamohanan, 2008. "Doubling Kerala’s NSDP In 3 Years – Implications for Investment and its Financing," MPRA Paper 8876, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  • Handle: RePEc:pra:mprapa:8876

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    Kerala; State income; Growth; Investment; Financing;

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    • E0 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - General
    • E6 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - Macroeconomic Policy, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, and General Outlook

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