What Is The Future: For India And Indians?

It is nearly 24 years after economic liberalisation; 17 years after the book India 2020 by Kalam and Y S Rajan. There is definitely lot of growth and progress. Missed opportunities are still haunting us. But still there is lot of hope now. All these have been captured in two recent books.

In addition the articles in this website capture the CHURNING that is going on in India and the world. They also provide solutions going away from Delhi-centric, State-capital centric approaches. Local autonomy and freedom for investors and consumers are the keys. Education needs radical changes to release potential of the youth to succeed in the modern world. Poems express the angst and throw light on the hopeful directions...................

Also now in the new restructured website, you can share your views and thoughts.................BIG WELCOME..............

Poverty Removal And Rural Development

Poverty removal may be a worn out slogan. Many politicians have thrived on that. Many economists, academics, and scholars have got name and fame by writing on that topic and researches on DEVELOPMENT.

Real issues are overlooked in execution because the poor cannot fight.They delegate their rights and powers to the elites, hoping that they will solve the problem.

India is no exception. Slogans, doles, to suicide relief money!!

Various cards with different names! India's poverty arises primarily from poor yields from agriculture. We have written on it; some of it are in this website.

We have worked with farmers with good results. Even now institutions like National Agro Foundation started by C. Subramaniam with TIFAC's help is doing good job. So are a few others. But they are not in big scale.

I am enclosing an invited talk by me in 2010 to USAID conference. As it is so with slow moving India, it is still very relevant for taking actions: more so with large scale use of ICT, and start up culture emerging. Note therein at the end of enclosed copy of speech, a suggestion for INVERTED WALLMART MODEL. It may fit in now more with political back up for MAKE IN USA, MAKE IN INDIA, etc...Read the speech....

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All poem books in Tamil and English of Y S Rajan are freely down loadable from this google site. In the same link full book of Bharati Padalgal in English, by great experts, can be accessed and downloaded.

A Collection Of Articles By Y S Rajan on the Topic 
       (Also available as a Book (compilation) - Details Here)
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