9780198099215

Diets, Malnutrition, and Disease The Indian Experience

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    0198099215

  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2014-07-26
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press

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Author Biography


Raghav Gaiha, Visiting Fellow, Economics, Australian National University,Raghbendra Jha, Rajiv Gandhi Chair Professor/Executive Director, Australia South Asia Research Centre, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australia,Vani S Kulkarni, Postdoctoral Associate, Urban Ethnography Project, Yale University


Raghav Gaiha is Visiting Fellow in Economics, Australian National University.

Raghbendra Jha is Rajiv Gandhi Chair Professor and Executive Director, Australia South Asia Research Centre, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 0200 Australia.

Vani S. Kulkarni is a Postdoctoral Associate at the Urban Ethnography Project at Yale University.

Table of Contents


List of Tables and Figures
Foreword by C. Peter Timmer
Preface
1. Diets, Malnutrition, and Disease in India: An Overview
Raghav Gaiha, Raghbendra Jha, and Vani S. Kulkarni
2. Demand for Nutrients in India, 1993-2004
Raghav Gaiha, Raghbendra Jha, and Vani S. Kulkarni
3. Dietary Transition in India: An Analysis based on NSS Data for 1993 and 2004
Nidhi Kaicker, Vani S. Kulkarni, and Raghav Gaiha
4. How Pervasive is Eating Out in India?
Raghav Gaiha, Raghbendra Jha, and Vani S. Kulkarni
5. Calorie Thresholds and Undernutrition in India, 1993-2004
Nidhi Kaicker and Raghav Gaiha
6. Poverty Nutrition Traps in Rural India
Raghbendra Jha, Raghav Gaiha, and Anurag Sharma
7. Child Undernutrition in India
Raghav Gaiha, Raghbendra Jha, Vani S. Kulkarni
8. Affluence, Obesity, and Non-Communicable Diseases in India
Raghav Gaiha, Raghbendra Jha, and Vani S. Kulkarni
9. Food Subsidy, Income Transfer, and the Poor: A Comparative Analysis of the Public Distribution System in India's States
Raghbendra Jha, Raghav Gaiha, Manoj K. Pandey, and Nidhi Kaicker
10. Policies, Implementation, and Impact
Raghav Gaiha, Raghbendra Jha, Vani S. Kulkarni
References
Index
About the Editors and Contributors

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