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Published: 22 August 2018

528 Pages


ISBN: 9780198806509

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How Lives Change

Palanpur, India, and Development Economics

Himanshu, Peter Lanjouw, and Nicholas Stern

  • Uses the unique "laboratory" of Palanpur to capture lives and livelihoods over seven decades
  • A fascinating insight into the context and drivers of change, providing a rare opportunity to understand mobility, inequality, society, and entrepreneurship, and to assess the perfomance of development economics
  • Unprecedented access to a longitudinal village study with complete coverage of a population
  • Contains highly detailed, high-quality quantitative and qualitative data

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