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Governing India's land

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Under conditions of market-orientation and globalization, land is being transferred from agriculture and common property uses, to corporate farming, private industry, and the service sector. How are intra- and international land transactions governed? Using the case of India, this paper emphasizes the sub-national scale. Fieldwork in Gujarat, West Bengal, and Tamil Nadu reveals States to be competing with each other to attract private investment. Yet, given institutional and political vari...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
Version:
Accepted Manuscript

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10.1016/j.worlddev.2014.03.015

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Oxford college:
Wolfson College
Department:
Oxford, SSD, International Development
Journal:
World developmnent Journal website
Volume:
60
Issue:
1
Pages:
43-56
Publication date:
2014
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ISSN:
0305-750X
URN:
uuid:bbd85621-4b2f-42f5-95b3-30256ecad1b4
Local pid:
ora:9057

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