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Holding India Together: The Role of Institutions of Federalism

Nirvikar Singh
2017 Social Science Research Network  
One of the main institutional aspects of managing heterogeneity to preserve national unity is the structures of Indian federalism.  ...  India is a large, heterogeneous and complex nation, with multiple languages, religions and ethnicities, and over one billion people.  ...  The peripheral hill states of India are in a somewhat different category, and are discussed separately in Section 8. 23 One complicating factor for these studies is the de-linking of national and state-level  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.3037263 fatcat:cfo6xvi3czeadapn4v2nprdkwa

Federalism and Economic Development in India: An Assessment

Nirvikar Singh, T. N. Srinivasan
2006 Social Science Research Network  
and government expenditure, the efficiency of the tax system, the fiscal health of different * This is a revised version of a paper presented at the SCID conference on economic reform in Asia, held at  ...  Govinda Rao, for comments on an earlier draft, and Masahiko Aoki and Barry Weingast for discussants' comments at the conference.  ...  In Section 6 we considered the impact of the fiscal system on growth and equity.  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.950309 fatcat:cko6qupjszb25fawphynregmli

Social, Economic and Educational Status of the Muslim Community of India

2007 Contemporary Education Dialogue  
SIDBI has begun providing direct advances only recently and data on such advances to Muslims is available only for the years 2004-05 and 2005-06.  ...  Indirect lending forms the bulk of the advances through PLIs 8 by SIDBI. Data relating to all advances of SIDBI for Muslims for six years -2000-01 to 2005-06 is presented in AppendixTable 6.9.  ...  Appendix Table 6 .1 lists all Public Sector Banks and Private Sector Banks and identifies the banks which did not furnish any data at all despite reminders by the Committee and by Reserve Bank of India  ... 
doi:10.1177/0973184913411149 fatcat:2utopgaaxbftlcz6sgenps42ae

IFLA Journal special issue on Cultural Heritage

Douwe Drijfhout, Tanja de Boer
2015 IFLA Journal  
Abstracts 279 Aims and Scope IFLA Journal is an international journal publishing peer reviewed articles on library and information services and the social, political and economic issues that impact access  ...  The Journal publishes research, case studies and essays that reflect the broad spectrum of the profession internationally.  ...  Acknowledgement The authors wish to acknowledge the National Endowment for the Humanities and the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft for their generous support of the Wissenschaft des Judentums project. ‫  ... 
doi:10.1177/0340035215604316 fatcat:pfxzosrc5rh7lkka7uma45tk7u

Representatividad política de las mujeres en India

Sabrina Victoria Olivera
2019 Journal de Ciencias Sociales  
El presente artículo tiene por objetivo dar cuenta de las implicancias del actuar de las mujeres de India en la arena política del país.  ...  Para ello, se describió el estado de situación actual en la región de Asia del Sur y se abordaron los antecedentes en la historia de India sobre la participación de las mujeres.  ...  / Income Generation 11 2 Institutional Development 9 3 Micro-Finance 7 4 Infrastructure Facility, Utility 7 5 Environment 7 6 Technology 6 7 Traget people (women, Child, Youth) 6 8  ... 
doi:10.18682/jcs.vi13.884 fatcat:td3o2bahibep3hbsqsiwuwgdfq

Solid Oxide Fuel Cells (Fall 2009)

2009 The Electrochemical Society Interface  
Travel grants are available for student attendees and for young faculty and early career attendees.  ...  Institute (CECRI), India, in 2005.  ...  (2003 and 2005) and has been on organizing committees for symposia for the MRS (2004), the International Workshop o n Device Technology (2001), and the Passivity of Metals Conference (2006).  ... 
doi:10.1149/2.20093if fatcat:7cx3crc55veotb7xp7rqwyk6me

Breaking Silence - Christian Women's Inheritance Rights Under Indian Succession Act, 1925

Archana Mishra
2014 Social Science Research Network  
of justice in India.  ...  Supreme Court of India in U.P.Bhoodan Yagna Samiti v.  ...  In India prior to 2005, there was complete ban on advertising for lawyers.  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.2542728 fatcat:c4mu4shlxfd5ppzvtbw6xrkc4q

Public health or human rights?

Neil Hunt
2005 International journal of drug policy  
The key international human rights treaties, formulated in 1976 under the auspices of the United Nations the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (ICESCR) 21 and the International  ...  Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (ICCPR) 22 , further elaborate the content of the rights set  ...  ( (The paper was presented in the Conference in New Delhi, on 7 January 2000)BUILDING THE EVIDENCE BASE FOR GLOBAL TOBACCO CONTROL * Marlo Ann Corrao, 1 G.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.drugpo.2004.10.004 fatcat:duprx5ssf5dzxegduohhftyllu

AN INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION

1897 Science  
Acknowledgement This work is fully funded by an EPSRC Advanced Fellowship (EP/D070554  ...  for visualization contest August 1, 2007 in conjunction with EPMESC XI EPMESC XI Eleventh International Conference on Enhancement and Promotion of Computational Methods in Engineering and Science P rofessor  ...  The vector plots in Figure 6 clearly show a recirculation region just below the vocal cords. Figures 7 and 8 show the pressure and shear-stress distributions.  ... 
doi:10.1126/science.6.136.209 pmid:17836213 fatcat:otrocfw3lrhtbjqicennfxpdni

Access to Justice for Women: India's Response to Sexual Violence in Conflict and Social Upheaval

Roxanna Altholz, Angana Chatterji, Laurel E. Fletcher, Mallika Kaur
2015 Social Science Research Network  
A/61/122/Add.1 (Jul. 6, 2006) [hereinafter In-depth Study on All Forms of Violence Against Women]. 35 CEDAW, supra note 8.  ...  are also victims of sexual violence. 7 In the last two decades, the international community has placed greater emphasis on legal accountability for gender-based crimes committed in times of peace and  ...  Courtesy of Zubaan' s Poster Women Project The Clinic thanks Dean Sujit Choudhry for his commitment to clinical education and support for the project.  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.2758851 fatcat:coa4z7qi5ne3bodhnhos7gjuu4

Armaments decision-making: Are European states really different?

Jocelyn Mawdsley
2018 Comparative Strategy  
While the EU also has guidelines and processes for requesting and coordinating the use of military assets in international crises and disasters, some member states are reluctant to employ these assets,  ...  The four case studies examined in the framework of cluster 4 highlight the limitations when Europe does not deliver and the potential of such EU-U.S. cooperation-provided it is developed in a spirit of  ...  Butler, "European biosafety labs set to grow," Nature 462 (2009:146-7. There are currently 6 BSL-4 labs in the European Union, and at least 8 more are under construction or under discussion.  ... 
doi:10.1080/01495933.2018.1497319 fatcat:x7w5k2z7nrfwbb4dzk2ds7y52i

Reforming International Environmental Governance. From institutional limits to innovative reforms

Udo E. Simonis
2006 The Environmentalist  
The United Nations University is an organ of the United Nations established by the General Assembly in 1972 to be an international community of scholars engaged in research, advanced training, and the  ...  Its activities focus mainly on the areas of peace and governance, environment and sustainable development, and science and technology in relation to human welfare.  ...  interests of future generations in, inter alia, judicial proceedings.42 The non-binding ''Goa Guidelines on Intergenerational Equity''43 also propose the designation of ombudspeople or commissioners for  ... 
doi:10.1007/s10669-006-7485-x fatcat:4duoryaahba6zndkfns2cxhwhm