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The World Development Report 2009 (WDR), which focused on reshaping the economic geography, has received a lot of attention in India. This is primarily because the report seems to be implicitly criticising a number of programmes of the government as inhibiting mobility of labour within the country. A case in point is the national rural employment...

Following the usual pattern of the past several decades, half way into a Plan period the estimates for electricity capacity expansion have been severely downsized from the original level to roughly half of it. The electricity capacity expansion estimates for the Eleventh Plan seem to be suffering the same fate - Kirit Parikh, member (energy),...