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Rising Food Prices and Financial Crisis in India: Impact on Women and Children and ways for Tackling the Problem

Publisher: Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research

The objective of this study is to examine analytical issues that would identify the pathways of the effects of the rising food prices and financial crisis on households, particularly women and children. It also outlines desirable macro and sectoral, in particular social protection, policies and measures that would mitigate the negative effects and would have the strongest effect on protecting levels of living of the households, in particular on nutrition, health, education and enhance child protection.

Author(s): S. Mahendra Dev | Views(515) | Download (199)

  
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