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Economic development and ecological balance in Assam

Economic development and ecological balance in Assam

problems and prospects

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Published by DVS Publishers in Guwahati .
Written in English

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StatementProfulla Hazarika.
The Physical Object
Pagination138 p.
Number of Pages138
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23657012M
LC Control Number2009346569

community and infrastructural facilities and service to asset in general economic development. Economic Impact Indicators of Tourism Development 1. Increase in the income of residents 2. Opportunity for shopping 3. Opportunity for jobs 4. Demand for female labour 5. Increased cost of land and housing 6. The poor human life is more dependent on the environmental resources. Thus the development policy must keep strict eye on agriculture which is the mainstay of 75% people, human development and book aims to study- evaluate the various determinants of sustainable rural development study the importance of natural resource Author: shamintra ghosh.

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Regional Development Planning; Issues and Realities 41st ISoCaRP Congress 3 examination of a number of physical, social, economic and environmental aspects of the building site and the neighboring sites. The recognized purpose of any development is social investment. But human progress is not an automatic consequence of economic growth.   The book is a fun and thought-provoking read that's designed to spur armchair economists to take a closer look at how things that may not seem important at all can have a ripple effect where the economy is concerned. After its publication in , the authors have continued expanding on their microeconomics theories in two other books.

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There is an increasing tugging and hauling to limit growth in a natural rural surrounding and sustain File Size: 82KB. Economy of Assam. It is a puzzling irony that Assam represents a unique example of poverty amidst plenty of natural resoures. In spite of being richly endowed with fertile soil, rivers and other natural elements, the state lags behind in many aspects of the economy.

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Our analysis on the impact of the river on the socio economic life of people of Assam with the help of secondary as well as primary data clearly brings out the same. Assam is the largest economy in the Northeast region. Owing to its relative proximity to the rest of the country and availability of quality infrastructure, the state offers a favourable environment for industry.

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NSSO used to conduct country-wide survey in the form of round to collect information on various Socio-economic aspects of the people for various scheme and policy formulation. DES, Assam has also been participating in this national venture in equal matching sample basis since 14 th Round of NSS, Since the Keita Rural Development Project has focused on restoring the area’s ecological balance and pursuing social and economic development.

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