Beyond Nandigram: Industrialisation in West Bengal

Abhijit Vinayak Banerjee, Pranab Bardhan, Kaushik Basu, Mrinal Datta Chaudhury, Maitreesh Ghatak, Ashok Sanjay Guha, Mukul Majumdar, Dilip Mookherjee, Debraj Ray

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    Abstract

    If we are to learn the right lessons from the tragedy of Nandigram, then we must ensure that the government is involved in the land acquisition process and that we correctly deal with three sets of issues: the size and form of compensation, the eligibility for compensation and the credibility of the process.

    Original languageEnglish (US)
    Pages (from-to)1487-1489
    Number of pages3
    JournalEconomic and Political Weekly
    Volume42
    Issue number17
    StatePublished - Apr 28 2007

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    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Sociology and Political Science
    • Economics, Econometrics and Finance(all)
    • Political Science and International Relations

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    Banerjee, A. V., Bardhan, P., Basu, K., Chaudhury, M. D., Ghatak, M., Guha, A. S., Majumdar, M., Mookherjee, D., & Ray, D. (2007). Beyond Nandigram: Industrialisation in West Bengal. Economic and Political Weekly, 42(17), 1487-1489.