View: How India can fix the problem of inequality of opportunity

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While schemes resembling the sensible cities initiative have pivoted to this method, rather more must be executed at scale and pace.

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Economic alternatives are an important issue that drives folks emigrate, regardless of larger inequality in city areas. Given that city inequality is driving India’s general inequality, this pattern is more likely to proceed. Three components can play an essential position as India tries to handle the challenges of inequality of opportunity.

Debate and dialogue on inequality in India have been largely centred round two key themes: one, concentrate on the prime 1% ‘billionaire class’ and its exponential progress over the previous couple of many years; two, on these residing beneath poverty ranges (BPL). However, the actual pertinent query resides in the area occupied in between — what are the inequality dynamics for the one that is attempting to transition from rural to city India in search of a greater

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