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Special Economic Zones in India

Myths and Realities

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Special Economic Zones in India by Amitendu Palit
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Special Economic Zones (SEZs) are turning out to be one of the stiffest challenges for India's economic policy reforms. Since the announcement of SEZ rules on 10 February 2006, these zones have aroused unprecedented controversy. The emotionally charged debate on SEZs has often produced inflexible positions on either side. The unusually strong public reaction has also forced policymakers to revisit several aspects of the policy in recent months. Why are SEZs so controversial? Will they really exacerbate income inequality, endanger food security and worsen regional imbalance? Or will they help Indian industry in taking its final leap onto the global arena? Only time will provide the answers. As the first book on India's SEZs, this volume examines different popular perceptions - both good and bad - surrounding these zones. Apart from the international evidence and the Indian story, the book looks closely at critical issues like financial viability, land requirements, extant rules and the political economy of SEZs. Admitting that the last word on the subject is far from being spoken, the book contends that the SEZ saga will be a test of strength for the country's social and political consensus on its economic policies and future reforms. Introduced by eminent economist Bibek Debroy, this book is a must-read.

Author Biography

Amitendu Palit is a Visiting Fellow at the Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations (ICRIER), Delhi. Subhomoy Bhattacharjee is the Resident Editor, 'Financial Express, Delhi'.
Release date NZ
January 1st, 2008
Contributor
Foreword by Bibek Debroy
Country of Publication
India
Illustrations
30+ figures, tables and boxes
Imprint
Anthem Press India
Pages
216
Dimensions
3963x5944x25
ISBN-13
9788190583534
Product ID
2966121

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