How India Eats: The class structure of food consumption in India
A look at food consumption trends and food expenditure in Rural and Urban India shows nutrition levels are still low in large swathes of the country
We all know that ours is a very unequal society. The gulf between the rich and the poor in terms of wealth and incomes is enormous. Inequality is also very wide in consumption of luxury goods. But is consumption of food too very unequal? After all, there’s a limit to how much a person can eat.