Manasa Patnam is an Assistant Professor in Economics at ENSAE ParisTech and CREST. She received her Ph.D. in Economics for the University of Cambridge. Manasa’s research focuses on development economics and the economics of social interactions.
How are India’s new states faring?
02 Mar 2016
In the year 2000, three new states – Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh and Uttarakhand – were carved out of the large states of Bihar, Madhya Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh respectively. This column analyses the performance of the new entities before and after breakup, and in relation to their respective rump states.
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