Chronic Poverty and Socially Disadvantaged Groups: Analysis of Causes and Remedies

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Sukhadeo Thorat

Jawaharlal Nehru University

Motilal Mahamallik

University of Mysore - Institute of Development Studies

Date Written: 2007

Abstract

This paper analyses the dynamics of the poverty of India's Scheduled Castes and Tribes, and how government policies designed to reduce their poverty have fared.

Keywords: poverty dynamics, policy, politics, India, social relations, caste, scheduled tribes

Suggested Citation

Thorat, Sukhadeo and Mahamallik, Motilal, Chronic Poverty and Socially Disadvantaged Groups: Analysis of Causes and Remedies (2007). Chronic Poverty Research Centre Working Paper No. 33, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1756784 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1756784

Sukhadeo Thorat (Contact Author)

Jawaharlal Nehru University

Vasant Vihar
Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Delhi, DE Delhi
India

Motilal Mahamallik

University of Mysore - Institute of Development Studies ( email )

Manasagangothri
Mysore
India

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