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Title

Putnam in India: is social capital a meaningful and measurable concept at Indian state level?

Author

Serra, Renata

Description

This paper examines levels of trust, interest in public affairs and political participation in Indian states. It discusses available data at Indian state level, constructs new indicators, and attempts preliminary statistical analysis of the relationship between social capital and state performance.

File No

IDS-WP92

Agency

Institute of Development Studies (IDS)

Date

1999?

Subject(s)

Social capital

Pages

38

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