Photo: Indranil Bhoumik/Mint
Photo: Indranil Bhoumik/Mint

Tackling poverty

Jobs and productivity are key to raising living standards in India, says a new study by the McKinsey Global Institute

Jobs and productivity are key to raising living standards in India, says a new study by the McKinsey Global Institute. It makes a case for higher spending on health, water and sanitation and a greater focus on increasing the efficiency of government.

Source: From poverty to empowerment: India’s imperative for jobs, growth, and effective basic services, McKinsey Global Institute (February 2014)

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