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Richard S. Eckaus

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Multisectoral, Intertemporal Models Applied to India

The research reported in this book fulfills both a general and a specific purpose. Linear programming models are developed in order to improve the process of planning for economic development, both short-term and long-term. The models are then implemented with data taken from the Indian economy in order to gain insight into their operation and to investigate the Indian Five Year Plans and Indian economic development problems.The first chapter provides a brief description of model-building and linear programming techniques.