Friday, January 28, 2011
Not withstanding poor management, mandis have played a critical role in ensuring remunerative prices and timely purchase for the benefit of farmers and therefore, India needs improvement in mandi system, not its dismantlement as desired by industry bodies and Montek Singh Ahluwalia.
read more @: http://d-sector.org/article-det.asp?id=1512
Wednesday, January 26, 2011
Indian policy makers should think beyond erecting huge silos at selected locations to overcome the limitation in proper food storage and delivery. To ensure food security to all, augmenting grain storage capacity in the villages is the best way forward.
read more @: http://d-sector.org/article-det.asp?id=1511
Sunday, January 23, 2011
Microfinance has emerged as a dubious construct of the financial markets to ensure high income on the otherwise useless capital. That the poor will be trapped in this treadmill of 'poverty capital' has always been part of the microfinance design.
read more @: http://www.d-sector.org/article-det.asp?id=1502
Tuesday, January 18, 2011
Unlike their counterparts in the west, Indian women had to face lot many hurdles in their efforts to attain economic independence but they have achieved the impossible without giving up their family responsibilities..
read more @: http://www.d-sector.org/article-det.asp?id=1497
Sunday, January 16, 2011
Wednesday, January 12, 2011
Monday, January 3, 2011
By legitimizing the withdrawal of the government in order to facilitate corporatization of entire range of the stateâ€™s functions, NGOs have mortgaged citizens' sovereignty.
read more @: http://d-sector.org/article-det.asp?id=1475