ISBN 9788121902984,Datt & Sundharam Indian Economy

Datt & Sundharam Indian Economy


Gaurav Datt



S Chand & Company Ltd

Publication Year 2013

ISBN 9788121902984

ISBN-10 8121902983


Edition 69th
Number of Pages 1068 Pages
Language (English)


The Indian Economy is extremely complex. With its different classes and types of people, defining one economic policy for the entire country becomes extremely difficult. Datt & Sundharam Indian Economy provides a keen insight into all aspects of the complex nature of the Indian Economy.

The book is divided into five parts. The first part focuses on the nature of the Indian Economy and the second about Planning and Economic Development. The third section talks about Agriculture in the National Economy including discussions on Land Reform and Rural Credit, and the fourth focuses on Indian Industries including Large Scale and Small Scale Industries. The fifth section talks about the Tertiary Sector of the Indian Economy.

The Indian Economy moves at an extremely fast pace. This requires books on the Indian Economy to constantly update their content. The revised edition of Datt & Sundharam Indian Economy contains contains a new chapter on the Twelfth Five Year Plan (2012-17). The old chapters have also been extensively revised. The book also has a few new sections added, and includes the Union Budget 2010-11, the Trade negotiations Update, and Estimates of the 4th All India Census of MSMEs, to name a few.

Datt & Sundharam Indian Economy talks about all the aspects and problems of the Indian Economy. It talks about how this large economy functions and how its different aspects are managed. It also talks about interactions between the various industries within the country and interactions of the Indian Economy with other countries. The book has taken its statistical data from non-government, and government reports, and journals.

About The Authors

Ashwani Mahajan is currently an Associate Professor of Economics at DAV PG College, the University of Delhi.

His books include Agricultural Economics, Environmental Economics and Teaching of Economics.

He has published a number of papers and participated in a number of academic conferences.

Gaurav Dutt is an Associate Professor and Deputy Director at Monash University Australia.

His other published book is Bargaining Power, Wages and Employment: An Analysis of Agricultural Labor Markets in India.

He has many years of varied experiences in the field of Economics. He has published many papers in acclaimed international journals such as the World Bank Economic Review, Economic and Political Weekly and Journal of Development Studies.