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Jawaharlal Nehru University (2009)

Land relations and asset holdings : a study based on village-level evidence from Uttar Pradesh

Saha, Partha

Titre : Land relations and asset holdings : a study based on village-level evidence from Uttar Pradesh

Auteur : Saha, Partha

Université de soutenance : Jawaharlal Nehru University

Grade : Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) 2009

Objectifs
This thesis attempts to study following issues. First, level of inequality in ownership of assets in rural Uttar Pradesh and its variation across social groups and economic classes. Secondly, level of asset poverty in rural Uttar Pradesh and its variation across social groups and economic classes. Thirdly, regional differences in asset poverty and inequality in ownership of assets. Fourthly, composition of asset holdings and the distribution of major types of assets across social groups and economic classes. In particular, the thesis examines in detail the distribution of land holdings and disparities in ownership of land. Fifthly, the thesis looks at how the ownership of assets influence participation of rural households in land tenancy markets.

Mots clés : Economics village Uttar Pradesh Land relations asset holdings eviden

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