Ishani Tewari is a post-doctoral associate and lecturer at the Yale School of Management. Her research interests include topics in development as well as quantitative marketing issues in emerging markets.
Growing through cities in India
20 Jun 2014
Do cities grow through specialisation or diversity? This column measures specialisation and diversity for the manufacturing and services sectors in India. It finds that Indian districts with a broader set of industries exhibit greater employment growth. This is particularly true for low population densities, rural areas and unorganised sector, reflecting knowledge flow and the inclusive nature of employment growth due to diversity.
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