Observing ‘Public Policy response to Group Inequality in India’ through a Panel Discussion

EDITORS    MPP 2016-2018 George Orwell captured the fundamental dilemma that has faced all political theorists in one simple yet elegant form, “All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others.” The manifestation of this phenomenon is still witnessed across the world, with some trying to remedy it, while others attempt to…

Development of Social Welfare Policies: A means to address Group Inequality in India

DEVIKA SINGH A BRIEF ANALYSIS OF THE DEVELOPMENT DEBATE The Development debate gained momentum as a post world war necessity. ‘Development’ emerged as a new tool for addressing the problem of poverty which was exacerbated in the years following the second world war. Harry S. Truman’s Presidential inaugural speech in 1949 marks the acknowledgement of…