Analysing social opposition to reforms the electricity sector in India by V. Santhakumar

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Published by Sage Publications in Thousand Oaks .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Electric utilities -- Government policy -- India,
  • Electric utilities -- Privatization -- India,
  • Privatization -- Social aspects -- India

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

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StatementV. Santhakumar.
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LC ClassificationsHD9685.I42 S27 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
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Open LibraryOL16886608M
ISBN 109788178298580
LC Control Number2008022464

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Analysing Social Opposition to Reforms: The Electricity Sector in India discusses the possibility of compensating losers and sequencing reform strategies. It uses empirical evidence from the Indian electricity sector to suggest that much of the opposition can be explained in terms of the (short term) losses due to reforms.

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