Universal Value Based Youth Cooperative for Wealthy Economy in Healthy Society: A Dream in Indian Context
5 Pages Posted: 10 Dec 2007
Date Written: December 10, 2007
India's population is quite young - perhaps 35 % of the total population is aged less than 15 years. In the mid-1970s, India was so worried about its explosive population growth. Population growth has slowed from 4 % in the 1960s to about 1.7 % now, fueling hopes of stable growth by the middle of the century in a country with the world's second largest population at 1.1 billion people. Some experts predict population growth could turn out to be a boon to the economy, one of the fastest growing in the world.
The population growth turns to be positive for development of the country, provided potential in mass of population is exploited. Youth can be strength, if properly molded, the author propose that a youth cooperative having set out objectives, vision, mission and values as dreamed can be helpful in creating strong economy and cohesive society.
Keywords: Youth, Cooperative, Essay
JEL Classification: J5, P1
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