Food Security in India: The Imperative and its Challenges
Business Standard India 2012, Business Standard Books, Forthcoming
22 Pages Posted: 5 Jul 2013
Date Written: November 2, 2011
This paper addresses the imperative of tackling the silent humanitarian emergency of under-nutrition in India. It makes a case for state support in the area of food security and against the background of current debates offers a critical perspective of appropriate food management and delivery strategies.
Keywords: food security, cash transfer, nutrition, legislation, entitlement
JEL Classification: I38
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