This book examines an Indian village, particularly its agriculture, from the point of view of theories of economic development.
Professor Christopher Bliss is Emeritus Fellow of Nuffield College, University of Oxford. His research interests are in economic theory and economic policy, international economics, and development economics. Professor Lord Nicholas Stern is IG Professor of Economics and Government at the London School of Economics and Political Sciences. He is Director of the India Observatory, Chairman of the Grantham Institute on Climate Change and the Environment, Chairman of the ESRC Centre for Climate Change Economics and Policy, and President-elect of the Royal Economic Society (2018-2019). He has also been a cross-bench peer in the House of Lords since 2007.